Transplant Surgery at Select Specialty Hospital—Pittsburgh/UPMC
Location: UPMC Montefiore
Number of Beds: 32
Select Specialty Hospital—Pittsburgh/UPMC is a long-term, acute-care facility that cares for transplant surgery patients. It was established at UPMC Montefiore in December 2003 as a hospital within a hospital. Recently, ownership of the hospital was transferred to Select UPMC Pittsburgh.
The Department of Critical Care Medicine provides hospitalist coverage for patients receiving mechanical ventilation, weaning, nutritional support, and treatment of pneumonia and other infections at this institution.