Nov
21
2017

Craniofacial Clinic patients attend screening of Wonder

Because of the complexity of conditions seen at Texas Children’s, many patients and families view the health system and its staff as a family that supports them both inside and outside the hospital. That relationship was on full display November 15 when several patients of the Texas Children’s Craniofacial Clinic were given the opportunity to Read More…

Nov
14
2017

Andre among CNO guest panelists at Shared Governance Conference

Chief Nursing Officer Mary Jo Andre participated on the CNO panel at the third Annual Houston Regional Shared Governance Conference which was held on November 7 at the Palazzio Reception Venue. Nurses from the Houston region convened at this conference to discuss building and sustaining a culture of resiliency in health care. The event included Read More…

Nov
14
2017

Texas Children’s dedicates new play garden retreat for patients, their families

On November 9, Texas Children’s dedicated the Merle C. Donigan Play Garden during a special ribbon cutting ceremony attended by more than 50 people including Texas Children’s leadership and staff, members of the Building and Grounds Committee of the Board of Trustees, The Auxiliary to Texas Children’s Hospital, and our external construction and design partners Read More…

Nov
7
2017

Newly designed website celebrates nursing team’s accomplishments

Texas Children’s has a new website that recognizes the outstanding accomplishments and successes of our team of more than 3,000 nurses across the organization. In collaboration with Nursing, Texas Children’s Creative Services team member Bilal Tawil designed the website that includes a welcome video with Chief Nursing Officer Mary Jo Andre and features compelling articles, Read More…

Nov
7
2017

Leaders gather to discuss long-term care of Texas Children’s patients

Physicians, administrators, former patients and community partners came together at Third Coast restaurant on October 5 for the 5th Annual Transition Medicine Reception. The event served as an opportunity to discuss the long-term care of Texas Children’s patients and welcome a number of attendees of the 18th annual Chronic Illness and Disability Conference: Transition from Read More…