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Community Health Needs Assessment

In 2013, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC conducted a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA), a comprehensive and inclusive process that brought together community leaders and public health experts to identify and discuss local health needs. Read the report to learn how the hospital has connected with residents and experts and is improving community health. 

The CHNA revealed three priorities for Children's Hospital to work on in partnership with the community:

  • Childhood obesity
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Preventive health and wellness
Children's Hospital's Community Partners include:
  • Adagio Health
  • Allegheny County Health Department
  • Allegheny County Department of Human Services
  • Allegheny Intermediate Unit
  • Children’s Community Pediatrics
  • General Academic Pediatrics
  • Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
  • Homewood Children’s Village
  • Lawrenceville United
  • Let’s Move Pittsburgh
  • Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
  • Pittsburgh Park Conservancy
  • Pittsburgh Public Schools
  • University of Pittsburgh, Department Sports Medicine and Nutrition
  • University of Pittsburgh, Office of Child Development
  • YMCA
Stay tuned to find out how Children's and our community partners are listening to our community and addressing its needs!
Last Update
December 15, 2014
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Last Update
December 15, 2014