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Get-Well Room at The Children's Center of Pittsburgh at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

The Children's Center of Pittsburgh offers a Get-Well Room for sick kids.

It provides a warm, caring place for children — ages 6 months through 12 years — who have:

  • Colds
  • Mild fevers
  • Occasional vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Pain and fever from shots

Designed by UPMC infectious disease experts, a registered nurse manages the Get-Well Room program.

The RN is responsible for:

  • Deciding on a child's admission to the room.
  • Training Get-Well Room staff.
  • Looking after the enrolled children.

How to Sign Up Your Child for the Get-Well Room

Our Get-Well Room is open to the public. Your child doesn't need prior enrollment with The Children's Center of Pittsburgh to sign up for the Get-Well Room.

To sign up your sick child:

Get-Well Room Hours and Rates

The Get-Well Room is open from:

  • September through May — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • June, July, August (summer hours) — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Our rates:

  • $40 a day for kids enrolled at the Children's Center of Pittsburgh.
  • $45 a day, plus a $10 registration fee for kids from the Carriage House Children's Center.
  • $40 a day, plus a $20 registration fee for children of UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital and UPMC staff.
  • $80 a day for the public.

Contact the Get-Well Room

For questions about the Get-Well Room service, contact us at 412-641-1990.