On August 17th, 2017, I was life-flighted to UPMC, Altoona. The care I received there and at other facilities since has been exceptional and I have absolutely no complaints. My complaint is that when I was taken from the helicopter into the initial trauma room, a...Read more
I have been trying to deal with UPMC's billing department for over a year now with very poor results. I cannot believe a corporation this large has such an inadequate billing system and an untrained, incompetent staff that can not resolve what seem to be a basic...Read more
My wife had an leg amputated below the knee last week at UPMC East. The Surgeon was one of the traveling hoard of UPMC doctors who operate at nearly all their regional hospitals. Registration, pre-op and the surgery went 100%. Her Post operative care was mediocre at...Read more
Upmc - Loved the hospital. Billing is corrupt
Spent the last 9 months trying to straighten out a insurance claim for X-rays that upmc Hamot coded wrong. Has taken 9 months about 20 phone calls to billing and escalation specialists. Was sent to collection because they can't bill correctly. Finally straightened out
Upmc - Very bad
The service is very slow. The nurses on night shift are terrible. Very arrogant and unfriendly. I have been at several hospital in Pittsburgh and I have not seen something like this. They is no compasión for the patients. I advise everyone to avoid this hospital .
Upmc - Takes forever
2 hrs so far. They keep saying there sending a doctor back to the room n still nothin. I will be going to nason for now on
Upmc - Unbelievable.
I felt that my rights were violated people were able to see into the window of my room I didn't feel like I was acknowledged. Dr didn't even come see me for 3 hours. I felt like she was pushing tests that were unnecessary.
Went to ER thinking I had pneumonia. She tells me I have a worrisome mass on my lung I'll prob have to have biopsied! What! Walk in the pulmonologist from pulmonary partners who are amazing! They verified pneumonia. Oh did I mention she has zero bedside manor and...Read more
I was laughed at and mocked from the PA i seen for a medical issue I was having. I've been going this this specific practice/location well over 12 years and have never in my life been treated so entirely unprofessionally ever! This woman that unfortunately holds a...Read more
I didn't like
- Rude staff pa kelly cameron
Lynda Jean Saintil also known as Lynda Saintil also known as Lynda Witherspoon employed at Home Nursing Agency in Altoona, Pa (under UPMC) made unprofessional phone calls in 2017 from her job as a "children's counselor/therapist/social worker" to an individual that has...Read more
There is a female Teacher Aide at UPMC Mercy by the name of Courtney Ochman. DO NOT LET YOUR CHILD AROUND THIS GIRL. She publicly shames individuals via social media for their medical history and can be referred to as no other than an "internet bully". Would you trust...Read more
I was in upscale Erie on a workers comp claim and the hospital billed 140,000 and were paid but the idiots in the billing dept billed my personal insurance for the doctors and were only paid partial because of deductibles on my private insurance!!!! Callled the this...Read more
Last October I had back surgery and ever since I have had issues with my legs and knees. My surgeon referred me to the neurologist at St Margaret's in fox chapel to test the nerves in my legs to see if there was damage. The neurologist saw that I am on workmen's comp...Read more
I worked for Shadyside, visited multiple hospitals throughout my life, they're all dirty. I have pics in my phone from that time. Of course I have to constantly repeat visits to be repeatedly told what already know to fill their pockets. The last visit was supposed to...Read more
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