Children’s Community Pediatrics Now Offers 24/7 Access to Care for Common Illnesses Through Online Video Appointments

Families in Pennsylvania now can access Children’s Community Pediatrics’ (CCP) board-certified pediatricians for many common illnesses day or night using a computer with a webcam. These new pediatric virtual visits, under a program called UPMC AnywhereCare, are part of an expanded online patient portal that provides access to anyone located in Pennsylvania. Through UPMC AnywhereCare, children ages 3 and older can be evaluated and receive treatment for many common symptoms and diagnoses from CCP pediatricians through a video connection 24 hours a day, seven days a week.