Oct
31
2017

Diabetes Clinic hosts Halloween party for patients and families

More than 300 patients and family members attended the Di-A-Boo-Tes Bash on October 21 at the Houston Health Museum. Hosted by Texas Children’s Hospital’s Diabetes Clinic, more than 70 vendors participated in the event, meant to provide patients with a way to celebrate Halloween and highlight diabetes awareness to the community.

Oct
24
2017

Texas Children’s reaches milestone in journey towards Magnet® re-designation

Texas Children’s inches closer towards achieving its third Magnet® re-designation, which is considered the gold standard for nursing excellence. Now that the hospital’s application and written documentation for Magnet® re-designation have been approved, Magnet’s appraiser team will visit Texas Children’s for a site visit in January. “This step marks a huge milestone in our journey Read More…

Oct
24
2017

Caught You Caring: Heather Eppelheimer offers support to families

Heather Eppelheimer is a child life specialist with Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. While she is quick to offer support in any way she can, Heather’s primary responsibility is to work closely with expecting families who have lost a child. Heather helps these families cope with their loss and create lasting memories of their child. Read More…

Oct
24
2017

Buchanan publishes third children’s book in series

Pediatric plastic surgeon Dr. Edward Buchanan has published his third children’s book in a series called the Mental Ninja Series. The first two books of the series, “The Adventures of the Prickly Pear and the Happy Hoglet: Beginning the Journey of the Mental Ninja” and “Pit Bully: The Mental Ninja Awakens,” introduce readers to a Read More…

Oct
17
2017

Texas Children’s Hospital named one of the Best Places to Work in Houston

For the twelfth consecutive year, Texas Children’s Hospital has been ranked by the Houston Business Journal as one of the Best Places to Work in Houston. This year Texas Children’s ranked No. 3 among companies employing more than 1,000 employees! “This ranking is a result of employees’ transparent feedback about life at Texas Children’s, and Read More…