Jan
23
2018

Pavilion for Women, Kangaroo Crew collaborate on first Maternal Transport

Texas Children’s continues to deliver on its mission of providing quality and safe care to our patients. As part of the expansion of the Maternal Fetal Medicine services at the Pavilion for Women, the obstetrics service has partnered with the Texas Children’s Kangaroo Crew to create the Maternal Transport Service. The Kangaroo Crew transport team Read More…

Jan
17
2018

Pavilion for Women earns Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care designation

Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women has earned the coveted Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care designation for its expertise in the delivery of safe, efficient, high quality care to women and newborns. As a leader in obstetrics, gynecology and fetal intervention, the Pavilion for Women specializes in high risk pregnancies and provides a continuum of Read More…

Jan
9
2018

Patient gives back to Texas Children’s by helping others like herself

When Autum Garcia was just 13 years old, she went to her pediatrician for a back-to-school checkup and left with something way more serious than a Band-Aid from a routine immunization – a recommendation from her doctor to visit the emergency room due to extremely high blood pressure. Shortly after being seen by staff at Read More…

Jan
3
2018

Countdown to Magnet® site visit: What you need to know

Three weeks from now, 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 most prestigious 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…