Welcome/Information Center

The Welcome/Information Center provides special services for patients, families, and visitors at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

  • Hours: 7 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
  • Phone: 412-692-7240 (from inside the hospital, dial 692-7240)

Please contact the Welcome/Information Desk, to request any of the services listed below.

Communications Assistance

Support is offered for patients or family members who are hearing-impaired or non-English-speaking, including:

  • Foreign language interpreters
  • Sign language interpreters
  • Listening devices
  • TDD/TTY devices
  • Deaf Talk (video-conferencing equipment providing sign language and foreign language interpreting)

For more information, contact Clinical Social Work at 692-5255 or call the hospital operators at 692-5325 to have the social worker on call paged.