Lifesaving Experts at UPMC Passavant

Diseases of the heart and blood vessels often go hand-in-hand and can strike at any age.  In face, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death and disability among adults nationwide.  Patients at UPMC Passavant have access to state-of-the art care delivered by a team of UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, interventional cardiologists, and vascular surgeons.

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The Children’s Home & Lemieux Family Center – Making a Difference with Kids

The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center is an independent, non-profit licensed organization whose purpose is to promote the health and well-being of infants and children through services which establish and strengthen the family. Our three signature programs, Adoption, Child’s Way®, and the Pediatric Specialty Hospital work independently and collaboratively to accomplish our mission. 

Our licensed infant Adoption program, founded in 1893, provides lifelong, comprehensive support services. The Children’s Home supports birthparents, adoptive parents and adopted persons throughout all stages of the adoption process and beyond with placement and supportive services which include: family studies, infertility counseling, post-adoption counseling, pregnancy counseling and support groups and help with research and reunion. Whether a person is facing an unplanned pregnancy, considering adoption, or hoping to adopt, we are here to support their decisions. [Read more…]