Navigate Up


UPMC is committed to building the health system of the future where the right patient gets the right care at the right time in the right way, every time. Founded in relationship-centered care, the patient and family are partners with the health care team on the journey toward the patient's best possible state of health.

UPMC Care means that patients and families are at the center of everyone’s work. It is a culture that enables all UPMC staff to build on our excellence in technology, research, and patient care, to provide the best patient experience possible.

We are creating a caring environment that supports and enables:

  • Consistent clinical excellence
  • High level of patient and family satisfaction
  • A safe and comfortable patient experience
  • Staff vitality
  • Effective staff recruitment and retention
  • Skilled communication

UPMC | Affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences Supplemental content provided by Healthwise, Incorporated. To learn more, visit

For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. UPMC policy prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected group status. Further, UPMC will continue to support and promote equal employment opportunity, human dignity, and racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity. This policy applies to admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in UPMC programs and activities. This commitment is made by UPMC in accordance with federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations.

Medical information made available on is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should not rely entirely on this information for your health care needs. Ask your own doctor or health care provider any specific medical questions that you have. Further, is not a tool to be used in the case of an emergency. If an emergency arises, you should seek appropriate emergency medical services.

Pittsburgh, PA, USA |