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Why You Need to Download the ChildrensPgh Mobile App on Your Phone


For busy parents on the go, there’s an easy to way to stay up-to-date on your child’s health care needs.

ChildrensPgh, the mobile app from UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, puts your child’s health information at your fingertips.

Download the app today. It will give you a good reason to be on your phone. It’s so easy, even a grown-up can use it! Visit chp.edu/app for more details.

You can download the app for free at the Apple Store or Google Play. ChildrensPgh has more than a dozen features. Here are just a few:

  • From the patient portal screen, you can access medical information for the entire family. ChildrensPgh conveniently connects you to myCHP, MyUPMC, and TRIP for Pediatric Transplant Services.
  • Inside the patient portal you can request appointments, check lab results, and securely message your health care team.
  • Do you need to see a primary care doctor after hours? Check out the Express Care button and view our wait times for each location before you leave the house.
  • For added convenience, Save My Spot lets you reserve your place in line.

If you have a medical emergency, you can get emergency department wait times at UPMC Children’s Hospital’s main campus in Lawrenceville using the app’s Emergency button.

When a child is complains of a sore throat or feels feverish, you check symptoms and get medical advice using the app. If your child’s symptoms are especially concerning, reach out to UPMC doctors or schedule an appointment right from the app.

With features allowing you to monitor dosage information on medications, a complete list of hours and doctors from UPMC Children’s, along with directions to all UPMC Children’s facilities, Childrensgh is designed to make things easier for parents and busy families.

“We understand the need for quick access to reliable health information,” says Brian Martin, DMD, vice president of medical affairs at UPMC Children’s Hospital.“We designed our app to answer that need and to help users connect to all things Children’s Hospital with just a tap.

“This app is a must-have for anyone who cares for children and teens — from parents and caregivers to teachers, coaches, and daycare workers,” he adds.

Download the app today. It will give you a good reason to be on your phone. It’s so easy, even a grown-up can use it! Visit chp.edu/app for more details.