By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Wednesday was “National Superhero Day” and UPMC Children’s Hospital celebrated in a big way.READ MORE: 10th Settlement Reached In West Virginia VA Hospital Deaths
Superheroes scaled the building to wash some windows and bring a smile to the patients and families in the hospital.
The window washers even had fun giveaways with superhero-themed masks and capes.READ MORE: Churchill Borough Residents Voice Slew Of Concerns Over Potential Amazon Distribution Center
Even with the special window washers, hospital staff said that superheroes walk the halls of the hospital every single day.
“When you really think about superheroes, it’s about role models, it’s about people that save the day, it’s about people that protect us,” said Diane Hupp, the Chief Nursing Officer at UPMC Children’s. “We have everyday superheroes every single day.”MORE NEWS: Carnegie Mellon Researchers Create Shapeshifting Pasta
The Dream Big Studio also hosted a superhero-themed bingo and cooking show.