Jul
28
2015

Texas Children’s expands crucial care to cancer and hematology patients in developing countries

Dr. Parth Mehta’s favorite picture is one with five young children sitting around a small table putting together a puzzle. The kids, most of them bald, are smiling for the camera as their doctor snaps the photo. They’re cancer patients in a Texas Children’s clinic in Botswana and of the five, four have survived. While Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Go Team: Employees get bonus benefit with team sports subsidy

Once a week, Christie Hollins, an administrative assistant in the Department of Pathology, meets three of her coworkers at Palace Lanes for a fun night of bowling and comradery. “We’ve been bowling together for five years and it’s great,” Hollins said of her team, Scared SpitLess. “We’ve grown as bowlers and as friends, and we Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Super Star Employee: Ronald Maxie

Ronald Maxie from Supply Chain is the latest Texas Children’s Super Star employee. “What makes someone at Texas Children’s a super star is hard work, dedication and compassion for others,” said Maxie. Read more of Maxie’s interview, and find out how you can nominate a Super Star. Q&A: Ronald Maxie, April 2015 Employee Your name, Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Sign up now to run with TORO from the Houston Texans at NRG stadium

Have you ever wondered what it feels like to run on the floor of NRG Stadium, home of the Houston Texans? If so, you and your child now have a chance. All you have to do is sign up for the TORO’S Kids 1K on Sunday, September 20. Presented by Texas Children’s Hospital, the stroller-friendly Read More…

Jul
21
2015

Nursing professional day aims to advance the field through shared education

Nurses from all over the organization are invited to join an around-the-clock nursing professional day designed to educate through knowledge sharing. The 24-hour event is a first-of-its-kind seminar-style program that allows nurses with expertise in specific areas to present, sharing their knowledge with their colleagues. The nursing professional day is aimed at improving patient care Read More…