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Children’s Hospital’s Trauma Team

Children’s Hospital has one of busiest trauma programs in the entire country and receives patients from throughout the tri-state region. Zachary’s story is a good example of why families should be reassured they’re in good hands. Zachary Weight, Age 16 In September 2009, Zachary Weight was riding his dirt bike at his home in Belle… Read more »

Talking Medication Dispenser

A lightbulb went off for Jeff Goff, pharmacy director at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. When pharmacists pull medications from the 2,000 or so dispensers at the hospital, they visually inspect each medication they pick to make sure it’s the right medication, the right preparation, etc. By adding another sense into the equation –… Read more »

If you have kids, be glad you have Children’s.

We’re excited to introduce this new blog from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. Here you can read more about the cutting-edge clinical care and science happening at Children’s Hospital. We’ll introduce you to some of our amazing physicians, nurses and other staff. And you’ll also get to meet some of our patients and families, who have… Read more »