Mar
30
2016

Hospital held hostage by hacker – can it happen?

It already has. And, if you ever wondered why security experts stress not to open links or attachments in unfamiliar emails, this is the reason! Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, a 434-bed private hospital in Los Angeles, recently paid $17K to a hacker who seized control of the hospital’s computer system and returned access only in Read More…

Mar
30
2016

IRS: Beware tax season phishing/malware scams

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a consumer alert for email schemes after noting a 400 percent surge in phishing and malware incidents so far in the 2016 tax season. The emails or texts are designed to trick taxpayers into thinking they are official communications from the IRS or others in the tax industry, Read More…

Mar
29
2016

Cancer patient praises West Campus in music video

When Sophia Anagnostou saw the Fight Song video about Texas Children’s Hospital’s Main Campus she was determined to create a similar music video about her own experience as a cancer patient at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a part of Texas Children’s she said not enough people know about. “Everyone knows about Main Campus but Read More…

Mar
29
2016

Video highlights Texas Children’s six in-chiefs

Texas Children’s six in-chiefs lead a team of some of the top pediatric specialist in the nation. That team and their leaders are being recognized this week in honor of Doctor’s Day. See for yourself how integral they are to the success of our organization and the health of the many children who come to Read More…

Mar
29
2016

Texas Children’s energy-efficient buildings reflect commitment to environmental sustainability

When you see Texas Children’s growing footprint in the Houston community – like the construction of Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands and the 19-floor vertical expansion of Pediatric Tower E – we’ve achieved amazing things to ensure we deliver the right care at the right place and time to our patients. While our physical footprint Read More…