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UPMC Shadyside is a Long-Term Leader in Delirium Prevention and Geriatric Excellence

Dr. Fred Rubin is leading the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Shadyside HELP site into its 16th year - and overseeing its coverage of more than 7,000 patients annually. In addition to providing optimal patient care, Dr. Rubin has conducted research on the effect of HELP on hospital readmission rates. A full description of Dr. Rubin's plans to spread HELP's effectiveness is available starting on page 6 of this fall's UPMC Update in Geriatric Medicine.