Nov
29
2017

Epic Beacon: New module helps manage medical oncology

Information Services, the Cancer and Hematology Centers and Pharmacy recently partnered to successfully launch Epic Beacon, a new medical oncology module that gives physicians and other providers a better tool with which they can create personalized treatment plans and support care regimens based on standardized protocols. The outcome of such treatment plans and support care Read More…

Nov
29
2017

Texas Children’s OMART team sees success during first year

When Peggy Kellum called the Texas Children’s Office Move and Relocations Team (OMART), all she wanted was three filing cabinets moved from one side of a room to another. “I thought they were going to tell me no, but they did it,” said Kellum, an administrative assistant with the Department of Pathology. “I was so Read More…

Nov
21
2017

Craniofacial Clinic patients attend screening of Wonder

Because of the complexity of conditions seen at Texas Children’s, many patients and families view the health system and its staff as a family that supports them both inside and outside the hospital. That relationship was on full display November 15 when several patients of the Texas Children’s Craniofacial Clinic were given the opportunity to Read More…

Nov
21
2017

Texas Children’s patients, their families celebrate Thanksgiving

On November 16, Texas Children’s hosted a Thanksgiving feast for many patients and their families in The Zone at Texas Children’s Medical Center campus. Decorated in fall themed colors fit for the occasion, children dined on turkey and ham, veggies, fruit and plenty of sweet treats including good old-fashioned pumpkin pie. Children also played games, Read More…

Nov
21
2017

Patient family credits Texas Children’s epilepsy team for daughter’s seizure-free outcome

Six-year-old Molly Malinsky and her parents have a lot to be grateful for this holiday season. After their daughter was diagnosed with a seizure disorder at four months old, Molly is now seizure free, a miraculous outcome that her family credits to Texas Children’s world-class neuroscience team. When the Malinskys learned that their daughter’s physician Read More…