Aug
18
2015

Topping out ceremony marks milestone for The Woodlands campus

Flanked by a group of former Texas Children’s Hospital patients and hundreds of supporters, Texas Children’s President and CEO Mark A. Wallace looked on as a 7-foot-tall Mexican White Oak tree was hoisted to the top of what will soon be Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. “Go, go, go!” Wallace and the children cheered until Read More…

Aug
18
2015

Houston Texans cheerleaders host cheerleading camp at hospital

Patients got a special treat last week when the Houston Texans cheerleaders paid them a visit and hosted a mini Jr. cheerleading camp at Texas Children’s Hospital. “We are going to teach you to dance like we do during the games,” one of the cheerleaders told the crowd as her squad mates handed out fluffy Read More…

Aug
18
2015

Inside lobbying

The pitter patter of tiny feet is a welcome distraction through the halls of the House office building where U.S. Representatives often meet with lobbyists on a multitude of issues. Today, the lobbyists are from children’s hospitals. To lobby is the act of attempting to influence decisions made by officials in a government, most often Read More…

Aug
18
2015

Texas Children’s opens urgent care center in The Woodlands

Texas Children’s has expanded its urgent care network, adding a location in The Woodlands next door to the community’s children’s museum on West Panther Creek Drive. The new facility is the third urgent care center to open during the past year. The other two centers are in the Cinco Ranch and Memorial areas and already Read More…