Kangaroo Crew receives Medical Service Award, hosts annual safety day training

Texas Children’s Kangaroo Crew recently received the Texas Department of State Health Services Texas Emergency Medical Services Air Medical Service Award. The award is given annually to an air medical service team in Texas that demonstrates the highest standards in providing patient care and leads the way in innovation and commitment to advancing that care Read More…


Pavilion for Women, Kangaroo Crew collaborate on first Maternal Transport

Texas Children’s continues to deliver on its mission of providing quality and safe care to our patients. As part of the expansion of the Maternal Fetal Medicine services at the Pavilion for Women, the obstetrics service has partnered with the Texas Children’s Kangaroo Crew to create the Maternal Transport Service. The Kangaroo Crew transport team Read More…


International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day

May 15 was International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day. At Texas Children’s Newborn Center, our physicians and neonatal nurses are strong believers in the benefits of kangaroo care, which promotes parental bonding with a new baby from the earliest moments of life. Kangaroo Care is a method of holding babies skin to skin with a parent. Read More…