Feb
25
2014

Texas Children’s NICU nurse expresses gratitude towards parents; sentiments go viral

Finding herself awake in the middle of the night, Jenni Stearman, a NICU nurse at Texas Children’s Newborn Center, began scrolling through posts on Facebook before stopping at one that struck a chord in her heart. It was a touching update from a NICU parent expressing appreciation for everything the NICU nurses do, and it Read More…

Feb
25
2014

Child Life featured on NBC for comforting techniques

Texas Children’s child life specialists are finding creative ways to ease a child’s anxiety before their procedures, and the specialists’ efforts recently received national attention on NBC’s Today.com. Texas Children’s has one of the largest child life programs in the country with more than 30 professionals on staff. Child life specialists focus on the psychosocial Read More…

Feb
25
2014

Throwback Thursday

TBT: We admitted our first patient to Texas Children’s Hospital on February 1, 1954. Sixty years later, we have over 3.2 million patient encounters a year. Stop by Texas Children’s Facebook for a walk down memory lane. Do you have a great photo or story about a Texas Children’s nurse or doctor? Share them with Read More…

Feb
25
2014

The top 5 reasons you should visit the Employee Medical Clinic

Texas Children’s is dedicated to helping you achieve optimal health and well-being by providing convenient access to excellent health care services at the Main Campus. Here are some reasons why the next time you need to see a primary care provider, you should take the yellow elevators to the 5th floor and visit your Employee Read More…