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West Penn Hospital

West Penn Hospital

4800 Friendship Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224412.578.5000

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Welcome to West Penn Hospital

Featuring 361 private patient beds, West Penn Hospital has served Bloomfield and its surrounding communities since 1848. With an outstanding reputation for clinical care, excellence in nursing and exemplary patient outcomes, West Penn Hospital offers specialized services that draw patients throughout the tri-state area.

Over the years, West Penn has earned regional and national recognition for excellence in bariatric surgery, bone marrow and cell transplantation, burn care, cardiac care, nursing, women’s and infant's care, and more. 

As the first hospital in Pittsburgh - and in western Pennsylvania - to achieve Magnet Recognition (2006) and the first to achieve Magnet redesignation (2012) from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), West Penn Hospital is very proud to be among the 6% of the more than 6,000 hospitals in the U.S. that have achieved this prestigious recognition for excellence in nursing services.

Providing quality care for our patients

  • West Penn Hospital is rated the No. 1 hospital in Western PA⁺ for Medical Excellence in Bariatric Surgery
  • West Penn Hospital is rated among the Top 10% of hospitals in the nation for Medical Excellence in Stroke Care

Source: 2018 CareChex® ‐‐ an information service of Quantros, Inc. January 2014 – June 2016 ⁺No. 1 in Market Claims are based on CareChex® 2018 Composite Quality Scores and Ratings™ for acute care hospitals serving the combined statistical area (CSA) of Pittsburgh-New Castle-Weirton. 2018 CareChex® ‐‐ an information service of Quantros, Inc. January 2014 – June 2016