Our Mission at the Complex Care Center

The Complex Care Center at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh serves children with complex health needs and their families.

The mission of complex care is to support children and families as they navigate through the health care system.

With this in mind, our team:

  • Seeks to partner with families to create a more streamlined, efficient, and family-focused method of health care delivery.
  • Takes an organized, complete, team approach to care designed to fit each child's unique needs.
  • Has a committed team of doctors, advanced practice providers, nurses, social workers, and support staff.

We can help with:

  • Arranging your child's care.
  • Streamlining communication between your child's care teams.
  • Home care needs and sick triage.
  • We're here to address any questions and concerns about your child's well-being.

    Partners in Your Child's Complex Health Care Needs

    Families know their children best and we value their thoughts and ideas.

    To ensure kids receive the highest level of care, the Complex Care Center team aims to use our skills to partner with:

    • Children and their families.
    • Primary care doctors.
    • Subspecialists.

    We strive to provide seamless, coordinated care to children with complex health problems with a focus on improving their quality of life.