Galloro, Vince; Evans, Melanie
October 2011
Modern Healthcare;10/17/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 42, p20
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs on the healthcare industry in the U.S. northeast. Magistrate Judge Cathy Bissoon denied a preliminary injunction sought by Highmark to stop an advertising campaign launched by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). In Lowell, Massachusetts, a memorandum of understanding with affiliate Lowell General Hospital was signed by the Saints Medical Center. Pennsylvania hospitals make efforts to curb rates of healthcare-associated infections.


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