Is it safe to go back to the doctor? We ask our experts how providers are protecting patients and what the new normal could look like for routine care and elective surgeries.
Featuring: Tony Farah, MD, Executive Vice President, Chief Medical and Clinical Transformation Officer, Highmark Health and Sri Chalikonda, MD, Chief Medical Operations Officer, Allegheny Health Network
Hear first-hand from a Critical Care ICU Nurse about her experience taking care of Coronavirus patients – and when she tested positive herself. If you or someone you know has recovered from the virus and are interested in donating plasma to help COVID-19 patients, please contact the AHN C2P3 team at 412-858-C2P3, or C2P3@ahn.org.
Learn how AHN is working to keep you safe as hospitals and care sites begin to reopen. AHN’s Chief Medical Officer discusses what to expect when returning to the doctor and how the virus has changed our experience with health care. Featuring: Don Whiting, MD, AHN Chief Medical Officer & President of the Allegheny Clinic
From kind messages to donations of supplies and food, AHN is extremely grateful for the outpouring of support from the communities it serves. If you’re wondering how you can give back to our AHN hospital care teams, visit AHN.org/WaysToHelp or email your messages of thanks to AHNheroes@AHN.org.
As the country re-opens, many of us might be unsure about what the best methods are for testing and Coronavirus prevention. We ask our experts about different types of tests and how to prevent a “second spike” as we navigate our new normal. Featuring: Kymberly Gyure, MD, Chair, AHN Pathology Institute and Tony Farah, MD, Executive Vice President, Chief Medical and Clinical Transformation Officer, Highmark Health
COVID’s Impact on Domestic Violence Across the globe, domestic violence reports have surged as individuals spend more time isolated in their homes. Learn why Coronavirus has contributed to another growing crisis. Featuring: Nicole Molinaro, President & CEO of the Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh
What is mindfulness? An expert from AHN’s Behavioral Health Institute provides insights, ways to practice it, and leads listeners through a simple breathing exercise. Featuring: William Davis, Ed.D., Founder and Program Manager, The CHILL Project, AHN Behavioral Health
Extended periods of social isolation can lead to depression and anxiety. We ask a psychiatrist about ways you can improve your mood and outlook to help you cope with all the changes to your accustomed lifestyle.
Featuring: Gary Swanson, MD, AHN Psychiatrist and Patton Van Nickell, MD, System Chair, AHN Psychiatry
There are lots of resources you can turn to during a crisis. Learn how to support yourself - and your community even in the midst of crisis. We’ll explore how with a representative from the United Way. For help from the United Way, call 2-1-1 or visit 211.org.
Featuring: Evan Frazier, Senior Vice President, Community Affairs, Highmark Health and Bobbi Watt Geer, President and CEO, United Way of Southwestern PA.
We welcome Highmark’s chief financial officer to discuss how to deal with unemployment, investment losses, and make the most of your family’s budget. Featuring: Saurabh Tripathi, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Highmark Health
From telemedicine to Coronavirus signs and symptoms, our experts cover the basics to get you the answers you need. Featuring: David Webster, MD, Vice President & Executive Medical Director of Clinical Services, Highmark Health and Mark Itskowitz, MD, Director, AHN Center for Perioperative Medicine
Nutrition and wellness experts talk healthy meals, food safety, and finding assistance from food banks. For healthy recipe options, visit EatRight.org. For more information about food assistance in your area, visit FeedingAmerica.org. Featuring: Kalli Musto and Rachel Kurtter, Registered Dietitians, Highmark Wellness Coaching
A family doctor explains how age, pregnancy, heart conditions, and other medical conditions can increase your Coronavirus risk — and what to do about it. Featuring: Amy Crawford-Faucher, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chair, AHN Department of Family Medicine
Is working from home your “new normal?” A human resources executive shares productivity tips on how to stay focused, organized, and more. Featuring: Elisabeth Klar, Vice President of Journey Lead Perform to Grow, Human Resources at Highmark Health
Behavioral health experts share tips on how to talk with your children about Coronavirus, coping strategies and how to ease household anxiety. For additional resources, visit NCTSN.org. Featuring: Judith Cohen, MD, AHN Psychiatrist and Tony Mannarino, PhD, Vice Chair, AHN Department of Psychiatry
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