Because health and well being is important to us all, Westmoreland County can’t be topped. Consider this...Westmoreland County is home to Excela Health System - of the state’s most respected county-wide integrated health care providers – and the county offers sites with direct access to both UPMC and West Penn Allegheny Health System - two nationally recognized health care providers. It’s no wonder so many people choose Westmoreland County to call home. From quick accessible care for routine (and not so routine) ailments to nearby world renowned specialists able to treat the most complicated cases, our part of the world can’t be surpassed when it comes to accessing great healthcare.
Westmoreland County is home to several hospitals, an abundance of doctor’s offices, several urgent care centers, and countless specialty practices. Excela Health is the leading health care provider in the region operating the area’s three community hospitals: Westmoreland Hospital Greensburg Campus, Latrobe, Frick, and an Urgent Care Center in Jeannette.
Excela Health is a network of over 4,800 employees, which includes 800 medical professionals in 35 specialty fields such as cardiovascular care, cancer care, obstetrics, geriatric assessment, and home care/hospice. Traditional inpatient and outpatient services are available at the community hospitals and medical facilities located in Greensburg, Jeannette, Latrobe and Mount Pleasant. In addition to standard hospital services, Excela also offers prevention programming, community education, support groups, classes, physician referral, free patient transportation, volunteer opportunities and more. Excela’s top quality health care services are provided to residents of Westmoreland County, as well as those in parts of Fayette and Indiana counties.
Additional doctor offices, medical facilities, and hospitals can also be found in neighboring counties. Some of the country’s most well-recognized hospitals and medical centers are located in and around the Pittsburgh region: UPMC Health System, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Forbes Regional Health System, Magee-Women’s Hospital, Mercy Health System, and West Penn Allegheny Health System to name a few.