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UPMC Facts and Stats

Giving Back to the Places We Serve

UPMC, a $28 billion world-renowned health care provider and insurer based in Pittsburgh, Pa., is a nonprofit that:

  • Invents new models of accountable, cost-effective, patient-centered care.
  • Melds a firm community mission with progressive business models. We're the first nonprofit health system to fully adopt Sarbanes-Oxley.
  • Gives back to our neighbors. Each year, UPMC gives back more than $1 billion to our communities. This amounts to more than 15 percent of net patient revenue.

Growth chart over the years for UPMC

Changing Lives and the Future of Health Care

As the largest nongovernment employer in Pennsylvania, UPMC has:

  • 100,000 staff members.
  • 40 academic, community, and specialty hospitals.
  • 800 doctors' offices and outpatient sites.
  • More than 5,000 employed doctors.
  • An array of rehab, retirement, and long-term care options.

UPMC has created a genuinely integrated health delivery system, with:

  • Renowned centers of excellence in transplantation, cancer, neurosurgery, psychiatry, rehabilitation, geriatrics, and women’s health.
  • Top-ranked hospitals and service lines. U.S. News consistently ranks UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside among the nation’s best hospitals in many specialties and ranks UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh on its Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals.
  • Our close affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh, which has ranked among the top 10 recipients of National Institutes of Health research funding since 1998.

Offering High-Quality Care at a Lower Price

UPMC’s Insurance Services, the largest health insurer in western Pa.:

  • Has grown to more than four million members.
  • Is leading the way with innovative health plans for nearly all segments of society that offer better quality and lower costs.
  • Provides health plans to employers, single members, and those who qualify for Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP.

Other UPMC Insurance Services offerings include:

  • Absence management.
  • Life Solutions health management.
  • Health, wellness, and workplace productivity programs.
  • Worker’s comp.
  • On-site health care.

UPMC Insurance Services also runs an HR software and services company to support administrators, consultants, and carriers on a single platform.

Sharing Our Expert Care and Talent Around the World

UPMC's International Division has launched dozens of ventures abroad, such as:

  • Hands-on health care management and advisory services to reshape the economics and practice of health care abroad.
  • Design and construction oversight of new hospitals or cancer centers.
  • Best-in-class treatment programs and advanced technology across a number of specialties to provide high-quality health care close to home.

Our global programs span four continents, with focused efforts in:

  • Italy
  • Ireland
  • Kazakhstan
  • Croatia

Merging the Best of Science and Technology

A known innovator in health IT, UPMC:

Solving health care's biggest problems

UPMC Enterprises is the innovation, commercialization, and venture capital arm of UPMC, and invests in developing solutions that benefit the entire health care industry. Focus areas include:

  • Translational Sciences: Investing in and supporting the development and commercialization of cutting-edge diagnostics and therapeutics.
  • Digital Solutions: Providing strategic, technical, and financial insights to build innovative products and launch novel technologies.

About UPMC

UPMC is a world-renowned, nonprofit health care provider and insurer committed to delivering exceptional, people-centered care and community services. Headquartered in Pittsburgh and affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences, UPMC is shaping the future of health through clinical and technological innovation, research, and education. Dedicated to advancing the well-being of our diverse communities, we provide more than $1 billion every year in community benefits, more than any other health system in Pennsylvania. Our 100,000 employees — including more than 5,000 physicians — care for patients across 40 hospitals and 800 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites in Pennsylvania, New York, and Maryland, as well as overseas. UPMC Insurance Services covers more than 4 million members with a focus on providing the highest-quality care at the most affordable price. To learn more, visit