Aug
7
2018

Texas Children’s hosts autoimmune encephalitis family day

Texas Children’s recently convened the region’s first autoimmune encephalitis (AE) family day. Headlined by former NFL player Amobie Okoye, an AE survivor himself, the event was held on July 28 at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. Seventy family members, 23 AE patients and their siblings, and 20 volunteers from Texas and beyond made the day Read More…

Aug
2
2018

Leaders discuss streamlining efforts between hospital and health plan

Over the course of a two-and-a-half-day meeting in late February, 18 Texas Children’s system leaders came together to strategize streamlining business operations between Texas Children’s Hospital and the Texas Children’s Health Plan. Led by Lou Fragoso, president of the health plan, and Richelle Fleischer, senior vice president of Revenue Cycle at Texas Children’s Hospital, the Read More…

Aug
2
2018

Bring on the accolades: Texas Children’s has been on quite a roll these past few months!

In June, U.S. News and World Report named us the No. 4 best children’s hospital in America with eight subspecialties ranked in the top 10 – and just last week, Forbes recognized Texas Children’s as the No. 1 in Houston and 11th best employer for women among the top 300 companies in the nation. As Read More…

Aug
2
2018

Dr. Allen Milewicz named associate chief of Clinical Affairs

Dr. Allen Milewicz, chief surgical officer at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus and chief of Community Surgery, recently assumed a new role within the Department of Surgery – associate chief of Clinical Affairs. “Dr. Milewicz is uniquely positioned for this important new role,” said Surgeon-in-Chief Dr. Larry Hollier. “After operating at Texas Children’s for more Read More…

Aug
2
2018

New Employee Pep Rally at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus

Texas Children’s President and CEO Mark Wallace is committed to meeting every employee at Texas Children’s, and one way he does that is during a New Employee Pep Rally. New employees at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus hired between January 1 through June 30 attended the most recent Pep Rally on July 30, and from Read More…