A $26 billion health care provider and insurer based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (U.S.), UPMC is inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care. With locations around the world, their nearly 100,000 employees are committed to providing outstanding patient care as close to home as possible. In the U.S., UPMC owns and operate 40 hospitals (Pennsylvania, New York, and Maryland), 800 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites, and an Insurance Services Division of more than 4.5 million-members. Internationally, it operates locations in Ireland and Italy and a consulting presence in Kazakhstan.
Working in close collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh (Pitt) Schools of the Health Sciences, UPMC is an integrated health care system with renowned centers of excellence in transplantation, cancer, heart and vascular, neurology and neurosurgery, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, sports medicine and concussion, pediatrics, psychiatry, rehabilitation, and women’s health, among others. UPMC also works closely with Pitt on breakthrough research; the school is among the top 10 in the U.S. to receive research funding from the National Institutes of Health.