Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC understands that successful recovery and care after intestinal transplantat extends well beyond the hospital stay. Below we've compiled information to help parents and caregivers understand and cope with the medical and emotional needs of your child or teen once they go home after an intestine transplant.
Learn how adolescents with chronic illness deal with body image issues, develop independence, forge relationships with peers and take responsibility for managing their illness.
Learn about the five stages of coping and problem-focused coping vs. emotion-focused coping.
Learn about the potential risks associated with lifestyle choices after intestinal transplantation, such as alcohol consumption, toxic chemical exposure, drinking water, medical alert ID, reducing the risk of infection, caring for pets, pregnancy, and travel.
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.
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.