May
15
2018

Texas Children’s offers more lunch, dinner options for employees, patient families

One week before Texas Children’s Legacy Tower opens on Tuesday, May 22, employees and patient families will notice several new changes to our food services at Texas Children’s Medical Center campus. Additional enhancements are underway at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands to provide more meal options for our employees, Read More…

May
15
2018

Camp Pump It Up offers children with heart disease camp experience

Almost 130 children, ages 8 to 12 years old, recently attended “Camp Pump It Up,” a camp for patients with cardiac disease and their siblings. In existence for almost 20 years, the camp has grown allowing more children to experience a weekend away with other children with heart disease. For many the camp is their Read More…

May
1
2018

Patient Experience Week 2018 celebration, a magical success

This year’s Patient Experience Week celebration lived up to its theme, “A Magical Experience,” as patients and their families participated in fun and engaging activities at Texas Children’s Hospital Medical Center Campus, Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. Patient Experience Week was held from April 23 to 27. New this Read More…

Apr
17
2018

NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal shows support for Texas Children’s Cancer Center

Shaquille O’Neal made a special visit to Texas Children’s Cancer Center April 9 prior to being honored at the Marriott Marquis Houston for the 13th annual An Evening with a Legend. During the one-on-one room visits, O’Neal enjoyed shooting hoops, playing games and talking with patients about their cancer journeys. As someone who has had Read More…

Mar
6
2018

Garth Brooks visits patients in Zone before performing at RODEOHOUSTON

Before his opening night concert at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on February 27, legendary country music singer Garth Brooks visited the Child Life Zone at Texas Children’s Hospital. He spent time talking with patients and their families, posing for photos and enjoying the rodeo-themed event. Funded through the Teammates for Kids foundation, which Read More…