Nov
15
2016

Texas Children’s veterans honored on Veteran’s Day

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus honored its veterans on Veteran’s Day, November 11, with a photo tribute displayed across the campus. Veteran’s Day is a time our country pays fitting tribute to our military veterans. The holiday coincides with other holidays, including Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, celebrated in other countries to mark the anniversary Read More…

Nov
8
2016

Texas Children’s, HFD, and HPD mass casualty exercise highlights successes, opportunities for improvement

It was 11:20 on a Friday morning when a bus of 50 high school students were rushed to Texas Children’s Emergency Center (EC) with gunshot wounds, blast and shrapnel injuries and psychological trauma. Physicians, nurses and other critical care teams worked quickly to attend to the victims’ injuries. “It was a tense situation with lots Read More…

Nov
8
2016

Hollier receives Press Ganey Physician of the Year award

Improving the experience for every patient and family who comes to Texas Children’s Hospital for surgery is a top priority for Dr. Larry Hollier, associate surgeon-in-chief for clinical affairs and chief of plastic surgery at Texas Children’s. Over the past two years, he has led the charge at the hospital to ensure every family feels Read More…

Nov
8
2016

Doing what’s right: Compliance and Privacy Office hosts awareness events

At Texas Children’s, doing what’s right is of the utmost importance to maintaining the quality of care we provide our patients, their families, and our Health Plan members. That’s why the role of the Compliance and Privacy Office is integral to our organization’s health and success. The office’s team is committed to maintaining the highest Read More…

Nov
8
2016

In memoriam: Marshall Thomas

Marshall Thomas, patient transporter for Patient Escort-Facilities Operations Division, died October 31 at the age of 58. Marshall joined Texas Children’s Hospital in 1998 and provided excellent patient care for the next 18 years. He was known for his dependability and hard work – always the one who was more than willing to share his Read More…