Oct
13
2015

Employees arm themselves against the flu by getting annual flu shot

Thousands of Texas Children’s employees have armed themselves against the upcoming flu season by taking advantage of the free flu vaccines that are being offered by Employee Health. It’s not too late for you to do the same. Free flu shots are still being offered to all Texas Children’s employees, Baylor College of Medicine employees Read More…

Oct
13
2015

Super Star Physician: Dr. Sunjeev Patel

Dr. Sunjeev Patel from Texas Children’s Pediatrics Lakewood is the latest Texas Children’s Super Star physician. “Being part of Texas Children’s Pediatrics has allowed me to not only see patients in the office, but it also has given me the opportunity to be involved with understanding and improving quality of care,” said Patel. Read more Read More…

Sep
2
2015

21-day H20 challenge wraps up with almost 5,000 participants

The Employee Health and Wellness Team recently facilitated the 21-day H20 challenge to 4,935 employees, making it the largest organization-wide wellness challenge in Texas Children’s history. Employees were asked to drink 64 ounces of water a day from July 20 – August 9. To provide encouragement, the Employee Health and Wellness Team provided participants with Read More…

Aug
25
2015

Texas Children’s 2014 Annual Report celebrates 60 years of excellence

Texas Children’s Hospital recently unveiled its 2014 Annual Report, a commemorative publication that celebrates our remarkable contributions and historic milestones over the last 60 years. Centering on the core elements of our mission – patient care, education and research – this 88-page book spotlights our early pioneers and shares the work and accomplishments that have Read More…

Aug
18
2015

Topping out ceremony marks milestone for The Woodlands campus

Flanked by a group of former Texas Children’s Hospital patients and hundreds of supporters, Texas Children’s President and CEO Mark A. Wallace looked on as a 7-foot-tall Mexican White Oak tree was hoisted to the top of what will soon be Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. “Go, go, go!” Wallace and the children cheered until Read More…