Safety Nets: Mental Illness

OnQ's Michael Bartley takes a closer look at local services for people suffering from mental illness. Featured in the report: a man from McKeesport who is bipolar and often attempted suicide before getting life-saving help and ongoing assistance at Mon-Yough Community Services.

Safety Nets: Mental Illness aired on Oct 08, 2009.


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Series: OnQ

This McKeesport-based non-profit corporation is using Senior Smart Technology to help older citizens improve their quality of life. OnQ's Tonia Caruso reports on what Blueroof Technologies does and why it's getting national attention.

Original airdate: Jan 22, 2008


How many of you know that McDonald's famous 'Big Mac' sandwich was invented in Western Pennsylvania? Well it was, and we're taking you to the Big Mac Museum in North Huntingdon to trace the history of a truly historic burger!

Original airdate: Jan 22, 2008


The Carnegie Museum of Art in Oakland is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Hall of Architecture. Housed in the great hall are plaster casts of dozens of architectural masterpieces from Europe and the Middle East.

Original airdate: Dec 12, 2007


We've talked about what consumers, providers and businesses can do to lower the cost of healthcare. Tonight, we look at the role of government. Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell sits down with Tonia Caruso to discuss his "Prescription for Pennsylvania."

Original airdate: Dec 06, 2007


Melony Sorbero, RAND Corporation Health Policy Researcher, and Karen Wolk Feinstein, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative CEO

Original airdate: Dec 04, 2007


Kim Bellard, Highmark's VP of eMarketing & Customer Relationship Management

Original airdate: Dec 03, 2007


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