May
13
2014

2014 National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week observed at Texas Children’s Hospital

National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week was celebrated the fourth week in April. Leaders, staff members, pathologists and laboratory staff members commemorated this time with many notable events. Every year, the Department of Pathology honors and remembers Virginia Deeken, a respected educator for the Texas Children’s Hospital Laboratory from 1972 to 1993, with the Virginia Deeken Read More…

May
6
2014

Nursing week 2014 celebrates “Nurses Leading the Way”

Nearly 2,500 make up the nursing team at Texas Children’s. Representing the largest segment of our workforce, nurses play a significant role in almost every aspect of the patient and family-centered care we provide across the system. Each year, National Nurses Week is dedicated to these men and women who work tirelessly every day to Read More…

May
6
2014

Texas Children’s Urgent Care

Texas Children’s first urgent care clinic will soon open to continue our commitment to providing high-quality, efficient and affordable care to all patients and families in the Houston community. Created to respond to the growing need for expert pediatric urgent care after hours, the clinics are conveniently located and open evenings and weekends. The first Read More…

May
6
2014

Texas Children’s celebrates Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week

The level of integrity of corporations has gained worldwide attention – often for the wrong reasons. But increasingly, organizations are recognizing that a strong compliance and ethics program is not just a smart idea, it’s good for business. To acknowledge the positive impact of corporate compliance and ethics on organizations, the Health Care Compliance Association Read More…