UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
UPMC Presbyterian, located in the heart of Oakland, is a major adult tertiary care hospital and academic medical center. UPMC Presbyterian supports residencies in all major specialties, and provides a full range of adult inpatient medical and surgical services, including the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and renowned specialty programs in transplantation, cardiology, neurosciences, occupational and environmental health, geriatrics, and genetics.
The UPMC Presbyterian Emergency Department (ED) sees more than 55,000 patients each year, and is a designated Level-1 Trauma Center. The ED receives urgent referrals from a large portion of western Pennsylvania and the surrounding regions of West Virginia, eastern Ohio, and western Maryland. As part of the UPMC Stroke Institute, the UPMC Presbyterian ED is certified by the Joint Commission as a Comprehensive Stroke Center.
In addition to the ED, University of Pittsburgh Emergency Medicine residents rotate on the Trauma Service at UPMC Presbyterian, as well as in the NICU and SICU.