Dec
13
2017

Davis appointed section head of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology

Dr. Carla Davis has been appointed the new head of the Section of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology and Chief of the Allergy/Immunology Service in the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Jordan Orange, who currently holds this position, will be leaving Texas Children’s to become the new Chair Read More…

Dec
12
2017

Sterile processing team prepares tools for surgery

A lot happens behind the scenes before patients are wheeled into the operating room at Texas Children’s Hospital to undergo surgery. Technicians disinfect the OR from top to bottom and a team of people with the Sterile Processing Department clean, prepare, assemble and sterilize surgical instruments for patient care. At Texas Children’s Main OR in Read More…

Dec
12
2017

Sirbaugh named to top medical position in The Woodlands

Dr. Paul Sirbaugh, chief of Pediatric Emergency Medicine since 2012, has been named chief medical officer for Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, effective January 2, 2018. Sirbaugh will succeed Dr. Charles Hankins, who will be joining CHRISTUS as system senior vice-president of pediatrics and president and chief medical officer of The Children’s Hospital of San Read More…

Dec
12
2017

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus nationally recognized as a top children’s hospital

For the fourth year, Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus has been named one of the 10 top children’s hospitals in the nation by The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog organization. The award recognizes achievements in patient safety and quality and is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive and exclusive honors an American Read More…

Nov
14
2017

Caught You Caring: Amanda Riddle’s compassion shines through for her patients

As we wrap up our Caught You Caring series on Connect, we share one more inspiring story of a Texas Children’s employee who demonstrates what it means to go above and beyond for her patients and their families. For nearly eight years, Amanda Riddle has found it her life’s passion to take care of sick Read More…