Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics

For Patients and Families:  Contact Information

Any patient or family member who would like to request or schedule a palliative care consultation should contact the appropriate service at the numbers listed below.

Inpatient Consultations

  • UPMC Presbyterian or UPMC Montefiore Hospital—Call 412-647-7243, pager 8511, for palliative care inpatient consults.
  • Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC—Call 412-647-7243, pager 8510, for palliative care inpatient consults.
  • UPMC Shadyside Hospital—Call 412-647-7243, pager 8513, or 412-623-3008 for palliative care inpatient consults.

Outpatient Consultations

  • Patients with heart disease, lung disease, or both—Call 412-647-6000 to see Dr. Jane Schell in the outpatient clinic.
  • Patients with pulmonary lung disease—Call 412-648-6161 to be seen in the Comprehensive Lung Center.
  • Patients with cancer—Call 412-692-4724 to schedule an appointment at the Cancer Pain and Supportive Care Clinic at Hillman Cancer Center.
  • Patients with breast cancer being treated at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC—Call 412-641-4530 to schedule an appointment at the Women’s Cancer Center.
  • Patients with gynecological cancer being treated at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC—Call 412-641-5411 to schedule an appointment at the Women’s Gyne/Onc Clinic.

Additional Community Resources

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Division of General Internal Medicine Academic Offices

UPMC Montefiore Hospital
Suite W933
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-692-4821

Patient/clinical inquires

412-692-4888

Administrative office

412-692-4889