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

Complete 5 minute patient and family centeredness survey

Patients and families are the lifeblood of our organization. We want to hear your thoughts on how well we provide family centeredness in our patient care areas across the system. To better understand best practices related to family centered care we have partnered with Institute for Patient and Family Centered Care (IPFCC), an organization dedicated Read More…

Feb
4
2014

Wear red Friday to support women’s heart health

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Go Red for Women by wearing red this Friday, February 7, to raise awareness for heart disease. Texas Children’s Hospital badge-holders that wear red will receive a free heart healthy sweet treat with purchase* during lunchtime at the following Texas Children’s dining locations: Clinical Care Center Food Court Pavilion 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…