Jan
3
2018

Introducing Weight Watchers Freestyle

We understand that the start of a new year brings new motivation to focus on your own health and well-being, and Texas Children’s is committed to supporting you in achieving your wellness goals. Since May 2015, more than 1,000 employees have taken advantage of our partnership with Weight Watchers. There are at-work lunchtime meetings at Read More…

Jan
3
2018

Preventing the Flu: Good health habits can help stop germs

In the past several weeks, Texas Children’s has seen an increase in confirmed flu cases among both our patients and employees. In order to prevent the spread of infection and protect yourself and others from the flu, please remember to perform the following good health habits: Stay home when you are experiencing flu-like symptoms. If Read More…

Jan
3
2018

Bread and Wassail event brings fun to everyone

Texas Children’s employees kicked off the holiday season with camaraderie and joy by participating in the organization’s annual bread and wassail tradition. Employees enjoyed delicious holiday bread and wassail served by our leaders earlier this month. Please view the photo gallery below to see photos of the festivities.

Dec
20
2017

Astros shortstop Carlos Correa visits Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands

Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers patients and their families at Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands got to shake hands with an extra special visitor last week thanks to the centers’ clinical director Dr. Ricardo Flores. Flores and Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa are close friends, both being from Puerto Rico and organizing joint relief Read More…

Dec
20
2017

Magnet® site visit: What you need to know

In a little over a month, a Magnet appraiser team will visit Texas Children’s facilities for a site visit, which represents a huge milestone in the hospital’s journey towards achieving Magnet® re-designation. Since 2003, Texas Children’s has been a Magnet-designated organization. Every four years, the hospital applies for Magnet® re-designation, which is the highest and Read More…