Pediatric Services

The hospital is one of the last places a parent wants to have to take their child. But when the unexpected happens, you can turn to UPMC Western Maryland and its upcoming partnership with UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh for access to exceptional pediatric care close to home.

Coming Soon in Western Maryland

UPMC Children’s Specialty Care Center Cumberland – Fall 2021

It will soon be easier than ever for residents in the Western Maryland region to access UPMC Children’s specialists and services.

UPMC Children’s Specialty Care Center Cumberland is coming this fall. We will offer convenient access to highly skilled specialists so your family will not have to travel far for specialty care.

Pediatric specialists will travel to the center to provide outpatient services, including diagnostic evaluations and follow-up care. Our services include:

Emergency Department (ED) Affiliation Program – Spring 2022

Emergency medicine specialists at UPMC Western Maryland will partner with pediatric emergency specialists at UPMC Children’s to improve the care of kids in the Emergency Department at UPMC Western Maryland.

This program will roll out in 2022. It will ensure that if a child ends up in the ED, they receive the right care, by the right provider, in the right place, at the right time.

This program will provide quality pediatric emergency care for all children in the region through a combination of:

  • Outreach.
  • Oversight.
  • Direct service delivery.
  • Advocacy.
  • Academic success.
  • Business development.