Jul
24
2018

Legacy Tower remains busy two months after historic patient move

It’s been two months since Texas Children’s Legacy Tower opened its doors for the first time to care for our most critically ill patients. Since May 22, 2018, our critical care, surgical and radiology teams have been extremely busy. “We’ve seen over 300 ICU patients since we moved into Legacy Tower so the space is Read More…

May
29
2018

Texas Children’s surgeons perform first surgery in new Legacy Tower

On May 23, a day after the opening of phase one of Legacy Tower, another significant milestone was reached in Texas Children’s Hospital’s storied history. At 7:15 a.m., a 9-month-old boy was taken back to a new, state-of-the-art operating room for the first surgery in Legacy Tower, Texas Children’s new home for heart, intensive care Read More…

May
29
2018

Texas Children’s opens first phase of Legacy Tower with successful patient move

Ten-year-old Skye Jeary couldn’t believe her eyes as she was wheeled into her new, spacious room in Texas Children’s Legacy Tower. She was in awe when she saw the size of her room and commented on how she’ll have plenty of space to accommodate her stuffed unicorn and her mom who is in a wheelchair. Read More…

May
15
2018

Ribbon cutting ceremony, blessing celebrates soft opening of Legacy Tower

On May 10, Texas Children’s celebrated the soft opening of Texas Children’s Legacy Tower with a special ribbon cutting ceremony and blessing of the new 400-foot-tall building, part of which will officially open on Tuesday, May 22. In the heart of the Texas Medical Center, more than 200 guests gathered outside Legacy Tower to attend Read More…

May
8
2018

Texas Children’s completes patient care simulations in Legacy Tower in preparation for opening day

On Tuesday, May 22, Legacy Tower at Texas Children’s Hospital officially will open its doors to care for our most critically ill patients and their families. But before that day arrives, a lot of preparation and training is underway to get ready for opening day which is less than two weeks away. Last month, multidisciplinary Read More…