Dr. Philip Joson is the longtime Chief of the Gastroenterology Department at Washington Health System Washington Hospital and is a partner with Southwest Gastroenterology Associates.
Behind the Mask stories
Editor’s note: Behind the Mask is a new series intended to offer a glimpse at area medical professionals who are working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Shannon Higgins is a respiratory therapist at Allegheny Health Network Canonsburg Hospital, where she has worked for eight years.
For Karen Shaffer, a registered nurse who works in the acute care unit at Washington Health System Greene, the COVID-19 pandemic “is like nothing we have ever seen before.”
Donna Wickham is a certified nurse assistant at Washington Health System Greene, where she has worked in the acute care unit since she arrived three years ago.
J.T. Sciascia is the Emergency Services nurse manager at Washington Health System Washington Hospital, where he has worked for nearly nine years.
Alicia Jankowski is a dental assistant at Dean Dental in Washington, where she has worked since 2004. She began her career in 1985 with the original owner of the practice, Dr. John Reihner.
Lance Cook has worked as a respiratory therapist at Washington Health System Washington Hospital for 16 years.
Taryn Hughes is a lead respiratory therapist at Washington Health System Greene, where she has worked for almost 20 years.