Jun
24
2014

Dr. Arnold goes to D.C., speaking up for medically complex children on Medicaid

Representatives from Texas Children’s Hospital are joining children’s hospitals from across the nation in Washington, D.C.this week for the annual Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) Family Advocacy Day. CHA recently launched Speak Now for Kids, a grassroots initiative to advocate for medically complex children. Dr. Jennifer Arnold, neonatologist and medical director of Texas Children’s Simulation Center, along Read More…

Jun
24
2014

Texas Children’s Urgent Care sees more than 600 patients in first month

It’s been a busy month for Texas Children’s Urgent Care in Katy, but that’s putting it lightly. Opened since May 13, the new after-hours clinic at 9727 Spring Green Blvd., in Cinco Ranch, has treated more than 600 patients in the first month, exceeding expectations. “The large volume of patients that come to our clinic Read More…

Jun
24
2014

Robotic Surgery Program surpasses 100th case

Texas Children’s Hospital reached a milestone in early June when the 100th surgery using a Da Vinci Si robot was performed. Not only was this an achievement for the Department of Surgery and the Pavilion for Women but it was also a cause for celebration because its usage sets the standard at Texas Children’s Hospital Read More…

Jun
24
2014

World Cup Watch: Event draws attention to neglected tropical diseases

While thousands flock to Brazil for the World Cup games, many health care workers are worried about more than which team will take home the trophy. NTDs like Dengue and Chagas are plaguing the citizens of Brazil – putting a definite damper on the spirit of the games. “The theme of the 2014 FIFA World Read More…

Jun
24
2014

Super Star Leader: Annette Gabonay Guzman

Q&A: Annette Gabonay Guzman, April – June 2014 Leader Your name, title and department. How long have you worked here? Annette Gabonay Guzman, manager of Therapy Department at Texas Children’s Health Centers – Sugar Land. I have been the manager for seven years and have been a Texas Children’s Hospital employee for nine years. What Read More…