Patients and Families

Preparing for Your Child’s Hospitalization

What You Need To Know Before Arriving at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Your Child’s Hospital Stay

An overnight or prolonged hospital stay often means new and sometimes frightening experiences for a child. While each child is unique and reacts differently to hospitalization, knowing what to expect may help make the hospital experience less stressful for you and your child.

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is committed to making your child’s hospital stay as comfortable as possible. This section will help you prepare for your child’s hospitalization.

Last Update
September 19, 2013
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Last Update
September 19, 2013
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