What to Do When Illness or Injury Strikes During the Holidays

December 12, 2016

For many, the holiday season is a busy time - filled with family, friends, and more than a few festive gatherings. It’s also a pretty inopportune time for an unexpected injury or illness. Fortunately, the experts at UPMC are available to get your season back on track. Our extensive network of services and providers are always close by and ready to treat any unforeseen ailments that strike during the holidays. First, consult our list of outpatient services, including UPMC emergency departments and walk-in clinics in western Pennsylvania to find out where you can receive immediate medical care.

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