Jul
22
2014

Olympian visits Texas Children’s

On July 16, patients on 11 West Tower were greeted by three-time Olympian Erin Hamlin. Most recently, she made history and took home the bronze medal in the singles luge event at the Winter Games in Sochi. The 27-year-old brought smiles to patients, showed off her medal and even came with a luge in tow Read More…

Jul
15
2014

Texas Children’s earns technology recognition for 2nd consecutive year

For the second year in a row, Texas Children’s has received the “Most Wired” designation for outstanding health care-based technology from Hospitals & Health Network Magazine – the flagship publication of the American Hospital Association. “Earning Most Wired designation for two consecutive years is a tribute to the hard work of Information Services and our Read More…

Jul
15
2014

The Center for Children and Women now offers glasses

The Center for Children and Women is now dispensing eyeglasses. The addition of this service brings comprehensive optometry care to patients. After completing an eye exam, patients who need eyeglasses can immediately select from the many stylish frames that are available for children of all ages. This new service allows The Center’s patients to have Read More…

Jul
15
2014

Texas Children’s partners with Texas Tech University Health Science Center to advance education

With the national and local demand for Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Texas Children’s and Texas Tech University have entered into a partnership agreement that supports faculty roles for APRNs, Priscila Reid MS, RN, FNP, CPNP-AC and Julie Kuzin, MSN RN CPNP-PC/AC. Students will enter the program this fall and will benefit from the expertise Read More…

Jul
15
2014

MyChart enhances communication, patient access to online medical records

In our high-tech world, communication should be quick, easy and convenient – and there’s no exception when it comes to accessing your child’s medical records. Texas Children’s recently improved online patient portal called MyChart provides secure access to your child’s lab results, medications, allergies, immunizations and other pertinent health information. If you need to request Read More…