Mar
29
2017

Congratulations: Pavilion for Women celebrates five years!

On March 26, 2017, Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women reached an incredible milestone – five years of delivering high quality and comprehensive care to women and newborns. Since opening the hospital’s 1.3-million square foot facility, it’s amazing how much we have accomplished in just five short years. The thought and careful preparation that went into Read More…

Mar
26
2017

A milestone to remember: Pavilion for Women turns five!

Five years ago today on March 26, 2012, Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women opened its 1.3 million square foot facility dedicated to the delivery of high quality care for women and newborns. Since our opening, the Pavilion for Women has delivered many miracles and has proven itself as a leader in obstetrics, gynecology and fetal Read More…

Mar
21
2017

500th liver transplant completed at Texas Children’s

On March 17, the 500th liver transplant was performed in the Main ORs at Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. John Goss, medical director of Transplant Services and surgical director of the Liver Transplant Program at Texas Children’s, led the team who transplanted a donor liver into a 5-year-old boy. This volume has only been accomplished by Read More…

Mar
21
2017

Whaley receives heroic patient safety award for uncovering B. cepacia outbreak

Imagine spending several months trying to find the pathogen responsible for a cluster of Burkholderia cepacia infections among critically ill, hospitalized patients. For infection preventionists, solving this mystery can be a daunting task but not impossible if you have the epidemiology skills and collaborative resources in your investigative toolbox. When Texas Children’s had a small Read More…