May
20
2014

Partnership with St. Joseph’s allows for better care of neonatal patients

St. Joseph’s Women’s Medical Center in downtown Houston recently cut the ribbon on its newly renovated neonatal intensive care unit. The renovations were a result of a partnership agreement with Texas Children’s Hospital which extends our neonatal care to the downtown hospital. The project cleared the way for state of the art support devices critical Read More…

May
20
2014

Dr. Julie A. Boom named Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Childhood Immunization Champion for Texas

The Texas Department of State Health Services announced that Dr. Julie Boom, director of the Immunization Project at Texas Children’s and associate professor at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Childhood Immunization Champion for Texas. This annual award, given by the CDC Foundation and the CDC, honors Read More…

May
13
2014

New urgent care clinic fills gap between primary and emergency care for children

Today marks the opening of the first Texas Children’s Urgent Care clinic, which will offer high-quality, efficient and affordable pediatric care after hours, closer to home. “Texas Children’s Urgent Care was created to respond to the growing need for expert pediatric urgent care after hours,” says Randall Wright, executive vice president of Texas Children’s Hospital. Read More…

May
13
2014

Global Employee Health and Fitness month

Employee Health & Fitness month is an opportunity to educate employees on the resources available for you right here at work to help you improve your health and well being. Texas Children’s Employee Health & Wellness wants to help you achieve your fitness goals by making a fitness plan you can follow consistently. Read the Read More…