Medical Records at UPMC Shadyside

To request your records,

  • Download the Authorization for Release of Protected Health Information.
  • Fill out the form. Please type or print neatly. Be sure to complete both Part 1 and Part 2. 
  • Sign and date the form.
  • Make a copy for yourself.
  • Send the original to:
    450 Melwood Avenue – Lower Level
    Release of Information Department
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
  • After we receive your request, we will send you an invoice for the cost of the records you requested. You should receive this invoice 7 to 10 days after we receive your request.
  • Send payment as indicated on the invoice.
  • After we receive payment, records will be mailed the next day.
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Contact Us

UPMC Shadyside
5230 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Phone: 412-623-2121

General Visiting Hours:
24-hour open visitation

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