Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
In 2009, Fundacion Cardiovascular (FCV) in Colombia — one of Colombia's foremost heart centers - joined with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (CHP) to develop a Comprehensive Heart Centre to treat pediatric congenital and vascular diseases.
To ensure seamless care for patients with heart diseases, CHP will provide the FCV advanced medical expertise and technologies, including:
The two organizations will collaborate in the planning and design of the Comprehensive Heart Centre that will serve as a regional hub, similar to UPMC’s successful hub-and-satellite model, extending services to other regions in South and Central America and the Caribbean.
Under the agreement in Bucaramanga, CHP also will assist FCV in expanding its current capacity to provide clinical services for patients, as well as clinical and translational research.
In 2008, Fundación Valle de Lili ( FVL)- entered into an agreement with CHP to further develop a Pediatric Liver Transplant Center and a Pediatric Heart Center of Excellence.
Under the agreement CHP will improve FVL centers of excellence and population health through:
In 2010, Clínica Congregación Mariana and CHP joined together to provide consultative centers for its Pediatric Heart Center via remote monitoring and ICU virtual rounding
The affiliation will help to promote knowledge transfer and research between the institutions. It will include the implementation of innovative programs and explore opportunities for expansion.
Under the agreement, CHP provides services including:
In 2013, Fundación Cardioinfantil (FCI) and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC signed an agreement to develop a Comprehensive Neuro-developmental program to treat pediatric patients with rare neurodevelopmental disorders and to further advance FCI's Pediatric Liver Transplant Program.
The Program for the Study of Neurodevelopment in Rare Disorders (NDRD) is committed to helping families search for answers surrounding their children's rare disorders.
Under the agreement, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC will:
In 2012, Hospital Infantil Mexico Federico Gomez ( HIMFG) and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, signed an agreement to provide remote consultation for its pediatric heart patients in critical care units. Experts from our cardiac intensive care unit (CICU) oversee HIMFG's Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and provide consultations to help improve knowledge, skills, and clinical care.
Under the agreement, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC provides:
In an agreement with the National Research Center for Maternal and Child Health in Astana, Kazakhstan. CHP provides clinical teaching, curriculum, and faculty development to NRCMCH for the hospital's physician programs. CHP's relationship with NRCMCH began in 2013 when UPMC was selected to conduct a feasibility study and outline plans for developing a national oncology treatment and research center.
For more than a decade, UPMC has partnered with the Region of Sicily to offer transplantation services at Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad Alta Specializzazione (ISMETT) in Palermo, Italy.
ISMETT has brought transplantation services to an area in the Mediterranean basin that did not have wide access to such procedures and therapies. Previously, many Sicilian patients had to travel to other regions for treatment.
Under the agreement, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC provides:
Real-time telemedicine connects patients and doctors in Palermo to health care providers in the United States. Using videoconferencing equipment, patients receive:
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.
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Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to: