Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Preparing a child or teen for a hospital experiences is essential. It will help to reduce their fear of the unknown as well as promote important coping skills that will be needed for the experience. In addition, it will support long term adjustment in the event of future hospital experiences.
The Child Life Department at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC strives to support these goals in age and developmentally appropriate ways. Please contact their office at 412-692-6366 for more information or to speak with a child life specialist.
The Child Life department offers weekly preparation tours for children, adolescents and their families.
To register for a tour, call the tour line at 412-692-6366.
Download the Surgery Preparation Tour Brochure (PDF)
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
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.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
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.