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New technology allows doctors to deliver healthcare to patients anywhere.
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UPMC expands telemedicine
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 31, 2012

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Free Community Stroke Screening

Learn warning signs and symptoms of a stroke.
 
In honor of National Stroke Awareness Month, UPMC Northwest and UPMC Northwest Foundation are pleased to offer free stroke screenings and educational information to the community.
 
All screenings are free and include:
  • Stroke risk assessment
  • Carotid artery check
  • Blood pressure
  • Cholesterol (includes HDL, calculated LDL, triglycerides)*
  • Blood glucose screening*
  • Body composition
  • Osteoporosis screening
*14-hour fast is required
 
Thursday, May 22, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 
UPMC Northwest
Courtyard Conference Room
100 Fairfield Dr.
Seneca, PA 16346
 
Registration is required by Friday, May 9. To register or for more information, call 814-677-1463.

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Looking for a physician?

Visit the Find A Doctor site to find information about a UPMC Northwest physician or other UPMC physicians. 

You can search by specialty, location, hospital, physician's name, or practice name. 

»  Visit the Find A Doctor site

Community Health Needs Assessment

UPMC Northwest has conducted a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). Read the report to learn how the hospital has connected with residents and experts and is improving community health.

» View the UPMC Northwest CHNA

Read the UPMC Northwest CHNA 

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