For young patients located outside of Pittsburgh who are in need of specialized pediatric care, the telemedicine center at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh brings world-class physicians close to home.
Providing Care at a Distance
Through videoconferencing and store and forward technologies, the UPMC Pediatric Telemedicine Program:
- Provides outpatient visits and access to highly skilled pediatric specialists in rural and outreach communities.
- Allows us to consistently meet urgent, emergent, and scheduled outpatient needs of young patients regionally and around the world.
- Offers remote training and education for nurses and physicians at community hospitals.