Feb
5
2014

Texas Children’s marks 60th birthday with groundbreaking in The Woodlands

Texas Children’s is going North. Or more specifically, we’re headed to The Woodlands. In fall 2017, Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands will begin providing specialized care to children and families in a world-class, 548,000-square-foot facility. “We stand at the forefront of an exciting new time in pediatric health care as we continue to grow, save Read More…

Feb
4
2014

Texas Children’s celebrates 60 years of mission-driven excellence

“For this hospital shall live and abide within the resolution that any child in the State of Texas in need of medical care and attention – regardless of race, color, creed, or capacity to pay – shall find in Texas Children’s Hospital a refuge from the ravages of disease and illness and the hope for Read More…

Feb
4
2014

Bump Watch: New car seat recommendations

LATCH vs. seatbelt, which one is safer?  This is probably the most common question that my fellow Child Passenger Safety Technicians and I get. The answer is they are equally safe, but the installation method that gives your child the best protection should be used. The caveat to this answer, however, is that the Lower Read More…

Jan
31
2014

Mark Wallace asks: How do you define leadership?

Amid all the theories of what makes a successful leader, one thing I’ve learned over the course of my career is that leadership always influences and determines outcomes – not some of the time, but all of the time. This is one of the lessons I’ve devised to help grow myself as a leader and Read More…

Jan
15
2014

New Texas Children’s mission statement reflects evolution of care and reach

Today, Texas Children’s President and CEO Mark A. Wallace announced a new organization-wide mission statement. The new mission statement was approved by Texas Children’s Board of Trustees just before the holidays. The mission statement: Texas Children’s mission is to create a healthier future for children and women throughout our global community by leading in patient Read More…