Annually, we contribute more than $1 billion to make our communities healthier.* This amounts to 15 percent of UPMC's net patient revenue — a level substantially higher than most peers regionally, statewide, and nationally.
Medical Research and Education
Sponsoring $299 million for research, primarily at the University of Pittsburgh, and $190 million in support of medical education to develop the next generation physicians, nurses, pharmacists, laboratory technicians, and other professionals.
Health and Wellness Programs and Charitable Contributions
Hosting more than 3,000 free and subsidized programs, UPMC is the leading health system contributor to community health improvement programs in Pennsylvania.
Charity Care and Costs for Those in Need
Supporting $87 million in charity care and $308 million to cover unreimbursed costs for Medicaid beneficiaries and other subsidized care.
*Corresponds to the federal definition of community benefits as reported on IRS Form 990 for Fiscal Year 2018