Jul
18
2017

Abercrombie Play Garden offers outdoor retreat for patients, families

After nearly five months of renovations, Texas Children’s recently opened an outdoor play garden for patients and their families so they can relax and have fun during their visit or hospital stay at Texas Children’s. “The hospital can be a stressful environment for patients and their families,” said Rene Hoelker, a project manager for Texas Read More…

Jul
18
2017

Texas Children’s receives ‘Most Wired’ designation for the fourth time

Texas Children’s has received the 2017 “Most Wired” designation for outstanding health care-based technology from Hospitals & Health Network Magazine – the flagship publication of the American Hospital Association. The annual Most Wired survey polls hospitals and health systems nationwide regarding information technology (IT) initiatives in the areas of infrastructure, business and administrative management, clinical Read More…

Jul
18
2017

Super Star Leader: Ashley King

Ashley King, January – March 2017 Leader Your name, title and department. How long have you worked here? Ashley King, Patient Care Manager, Otolaryngology Department. I’ve worked for Texas Children’s Hospital for 10 years. What month are you Super Star for? First Quarter (January – March) 2017 Tell us how you found out you won Read More…

Jul
17
2017

Edmond selected as chief of pediatric ophthalmology association

Dr. Jane Edmond has been selected to serve as president of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus in 2020. The organization’s goals are to advance the quality of children’s eye care, support the training of pediatric ophthalmologists, support research activities in pediatric ophthalmology, and advance the care of adults with strabismus. Edmond is Read More…