Sep
29
2017

Patients cheer for Houston Texans prior to Sunday’s game

Patients got the chance to root for their hometown football team Friday prior to the Houston Texans’ Sunday game against the Tennessee Titans. Two of the team’s cheerleaders and the team’s mascot, TORO, were in the Child Life Zone to participate in the fun. See photos from the pep rally below. The Texans-Titans game is Read More…

Sep
26
2017

Flu season is almost here: Get your flu shot to protect yourself and our patients

Each fall, we ask that you get vaccinated against the flu virus to not only protect yourself but to protect those around you. We know that our employees are instinctively driven to do the right thing for our patients and that means getting vaccinated against the flu every year. Here’s what to expect for 2017. Read More…

Sep
26
2017

Texas Children’s Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program earns national accreditation

Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to announce its Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program recently earned Comprehensive Care Center accreditation from the Adult Congenital Heart Association (ACHA). Texas Children’s Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program is the first in Texas to receive this esteemed designation. “We are honored to earn ACHA accreditation for the comprehensive care we Read More…

Sep
26
2017

Texas Children’s “Goes Gold” for National Childhood Cancer Awareness month

System wide Texas Children’s Cancer Center showed their “Going Gold” spirit throughout the month of September in honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness month. Patients, families and Texas Children’s Cancer Center employees wore everything gold, the official symbolic color for childhood cancer awareness, and participated in Going Gold parades, ribbon tying events and other festivities Read More…

Sep
26
2017

New enhancements to Patient Satisfaction Survey go live on October 1

At Texas Children’s, we know just how important it is to keep the patient and family’s experience at the forefront of everything we do. Enhancing the experience for every patient and family who walks through our doors to receive care remains our top priority. “We collect feedback year-round from our patient families to better understand Read More…