Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
A child or adolescent who is diagnosed with cancer often misses a lot of school. When he or she can return to the classroom, the transition may be difficult. Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC’s Back-to-School program, coordinated by the Child Life Department, is designed to make the changes easier and is individually tailored for each patient diagnosed with cancer from grades K–12.
When the patient is ready to return to school, a child life specialist visits the child’s or teen’s classroom to educate peers about cancer. The 45-minute program’s objectives are to:
To schedule a Back-to-School Program session at your school, contact Laura McCullough at 412-692-5798 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
View the Back-to-School Program brochure (PDF).
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
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To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.