The pursuit of quality permeates the culture of UPMC, the premiere health system in western Pennsylvania. In addition to its commitment to excellence, UPMC fully utilizes advanced information technology both to deliver quality and safety in patient care and to streamline its business practices. Working with private partners and governments around the world, UPMC has successfully exported its expertise globally.
UPMC launches its international presence more than a decade ago with the opening of the state-of-the-art transplant facility in Palermo, Italy. From that time, UPMC's international and clinical services management ventures have grown to include the areas of: