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UPMC Overview

Pittsburgh, PA
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
Health Care Services & Hospitals
$10+ billion (USD) per year

Working at UPMC

A $19 billion world-renowned health care provider and insurer, UPMC is inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care. UPMC provides more than $900 million a year in benefits to its communities, including more care to the region’s most ... Read more

Mission: UPMC’s mission is to serve our community by providing outstanding patient care and to shape tomorrow’s health system through clinical and technological innovation, research, and education.

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  • Tara & Cameron followed a non-traditional path into nursing. But now they've found the place where their care changes lives. Read their unforgettable story

    Inspired to Make a Difference: My Care Changes Lives

    If you have ever set foot into a hospital, then you have probably been impacted by the care of a nurse. In every unit of every hospital, nurses are the caretakers, advocates, teachers, and friends who make caring happen.

  • Visit us at our upcoming service worker open interview event to learn about exciting opportunities!

    UPMC Passavant Service Worker Event

    Visit us at our upcoming service worker open interview event to learn about exciting opportunities! What You Can Expect: Participate in on-site interviews for entry-level healthcare support positions in areas like food service and environmental services. Learn about our excellent benefits, including tuition reimbursement, retirement programs, and free parking!

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UPMC – Why Work For Us?

At UPMC, we're all here for the same reason — to provide outstanding care. From nursing to finance, pharmacy to software development, each of us contributes in our own way in our own career path. We encourage growth through leadership development, skill building, and continuing education, so employees can explore their interests and define their careers, while always playing a part in life changing medicine. And, while our opportunities vary, we remain united by the same values across our system:

  • Quality & Safety
  • Dignity & Respect
  • Caring & Listening
  • Responsibility & Integrity
  • Excellence & Innovation

If you, too, are driven by these values, we’re ready for you. Find your ideal job at UPMC today!

What is Total Rewards? It's compensation, benefits, performance, and recognition, plus work-life needs and opportunities, development, and career opportunities. UPMC provides a Total Rewards package that few employers can match.

Through UPMC's Total Rewards, you can achieve the goals you have for your career and your personal life. Whether you want to learn a new skill through a training course, reach personal health and wellness targets you've set for yourself, become more involved in your community, or follow a career path that provides you with the right experience to be successful in the position you want to obtain now and in the future, UPMC can help you get to where you want to be.

Click the links below to learn about all the great programs you can access as a UPMC employee.

  • Compensation

    Receiving competitive pay for the work that you do – base pay, merit, and premium pay.

  • Benefits

    Providing assistance and security to meet the current and future needs of you and your family.

  • Performance & Recognition

    Rewarding performance that supports the goals and mission of UPMC.


About UPMC Health Plan

UPMC Health Plan is owned by UPMC, an integrated global health enterprise. As part of the UPMC family, we work closely with the world-class hospitals, physicians, and researchers at UPMC — as well as community provider partners across our service area — to deliver award-winning health care products, programs, and services.

Working for UPMC Health Plan

As the second-largest health insurer in western Pennsylvania, UPMC Insurance Services Division offers a wide range of career opportunities. Our experienced and diverse employees are key to our continued growth and have helped us earn high member satisfaction ratings.

The goal? Help each member enjoy the best possible health and quality of life.

 As you may soon discover, UPMC Health Plan is a fast-paced, complex environment — and an exciting place to work!

 Learn more about a career with UPMC Health Plan.

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    Adherence to vision for patients, staff and community. Exceptional leadership and commitment to patient care. Innovation of medical practices, technology and research.


    Top notch in all areas. No cons.

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    No changes.

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UPMC Interviews



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    Nursing Assistant/Patient Care Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
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    I applied online. I interviewed at UPMC (Pittsburgh, PA) in May 2018.


    The interview went great. I had a shadowing a day after the interview. I emailed the Unit director to tell her I am interested in the position, but still waiting to hear back from the HR dept

    Interview Questions

    • Explain a time when you had to use your skills to complete a difficult case?   Answer Question
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UPMC Awards & Accolades

  • Ranked #12 in the U.S. News & World Report National Honor Roll, US News & World Report, 2017
  • Four Hospitals with Magnet Recognition, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), 2017
  • Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles (Platinum), National Business Group on Health, 2015
  • Best Employers for a Healthy Lifestyle (Gold), National Business Group on Health, 2016
  • #1 Hospital in Pittsburgh, US News & World Report, 2017
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