Jan
24
2018

CHIP funding extended in spending bill passed on Monday

On Monday, President Trump signed legislation extending funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years as part of the continuing resolution passed earlier in the day by Congress. This extension will ensure access to a range of pediatric services — from preventative visits to life-saving treatments — for millions of children in Read More…

Jan
23
2018

Texas Children’s opens ninth urgent care location

Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to announce the opening of its ninth Texas Children’s Urgent Care clinic. Located at 12620 Woodforest Blvd., Suite 160, Texas Children’s Urgent Care East offers high-quality, efficient and affordable pediatric care at a convenient location. Texas Children’s Urgent Care East is open Monday through Friday, 4:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Read More…

Jan
23
2018

“Welcome Center” in Austin opens ahead of new urgent care

To prepare for the opening of Texas Children’s Urgent Care Westgate in Austin, Texas Children’s has opened a Welcome Center adjacent to the future urgent care site on the south side of Austin. The Welcome Center is being used for human resources and philanthropy. It also will serve as a means to create brand awareness Read More…

Jan
23
2018

Employee discounts available on new BenefitHub marketplace

Get ready, bargain hunters! Big savings on everything from AMC Theatres movie tickets and Nike sneakers to Dell computers and Walt Disney World vacations are now available on BenefitHub, the new and exclusive discounts and rewards marketplace where Texas Children’s employees can find savings on a million different products from more than 10,000 national brands Read More…

Jan
23
2018

Pavilion for Women, Kangaroo Crew collaborate on first Maternal Transport

Texas Children’s continues to deliver on its mission of providing quality and safe care to our patients. As part of the expansion of the Maternal Fetal Medicine services at the Pavilion for Women, the obstetrics service has partnered with the Texas Children’s Kangaroo Crew to create the Maternal Transport Service. The Kangaroo Crew transport team Read More…