Telemedicine Services through UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

What is Telemedicine?

Telemedicine allows doctors to diagnose and treat patients from a distance through telecommunications technology.

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is leading the way in using telemedicine services to:

  • Provide you with expert pediatric care virtually from UPMC providers from the comfort of home.
  • Connect you to digital health tools such as MyCHP and UPMC Children’s AnywhereCare to provide your child with care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Save you time and gas spent traveling to appointments.

Our Telemedicine Technologies

Our digital technology allows us to consistently meet your child's urgent and scheduled outpatient care.

These include a variety of applications and services such as:

  • The UPMC Children’s app that gives you access into managing your child’s care at UPMC Children’s Hospital.
  • Patient portals that allow you to manage your child’s care with pediatric proxy access.
  • Video visits that help you and your child connect with providers at UPMC Children’s Hospital without leaving home.

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Our Telemedicine Center enables more convenient and timely access to pediatric services than traditional in-person office encounters.

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Find answers to our most frequently asked questions about telemedicine.

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Getting Started

To learn more about virtual care options at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, view a list of services offered. For questions, please email