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The CICU cares for infants and children who are born with a heart defect or have heart problems later in life. We also support adults with congenital heart disease (CHD).
Our intensive care and heart doctors are experts in treating complex heart conditions in a child- and family-centered way.
Other team members of our advanced 33-bed unit include:
They work closely with your child's heart doctor and surgeon to provide seamless care.
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh offers heart telemedicine to meet the needs of kids in the region and around the world.
Our state-of-the-art digital equipment lets us provide online care for children with complex health issues.
This means you have access to our experts when you need them — day or night — no matter where you live.
CICU teams around the world can also consult with our intensive care doctors and cardiologists online through our e-CICU Program.
The Heart Institute at UPMC Children's Hospital ranks among the top heart and vascular surgery programs in the U.S.
Our CHD surgery program earned consecutive three-star ratings from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for patient care and outcomes from the years 2016 to 2020. This placed UPMC Children’s among the elite for CHD surgery in the U.S. and Canada.
The STS recently replaced the star rating system by recognition of observed risk-adjusted mortality relative to expected mortality.
The most recent data analysis included procedures performed from July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2020. For this window, UPMC Children’s overall non-risk adjusted mortality rate was 1.82%, compared to the overall mortality rate for all other North American institutions participating in the STS analysis standing at 2.67%.
The STS rating system is one of the most sophisticated and highly regarded overall measures of quality in health care, comparing the nationally benchmarked outcomes of cardiothoracic surgery programs in the United States and Canada.
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.
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Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Support the hospital by making a donation online, joining our Heroes in Healing monthly donor program, or visiting our site to learn about the other ways you can give back.