Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
As the news about the Ebola virus spreads, it is important for parents and families to stay calm and understand the facts about the virus.
The Ebola virus is only spread through direct contact with:
The Ebola virus is not spread through air, water, or through the food that is grown or legally in the United States. It can only be spread to others after symptoms begin.
At UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh's Department of Infectious Diseases, we are asking patients and families to inform a staff member if you have traveled in the last three weeks or have had close contact with someone who has traveled in the last three weeks.
This is especially important if you or your child has a fever or any of these symptoms:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
World Health Organization
Reviewed by: Michael Green, MD, MPH, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
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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Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.