Jul
11
2017

Texas Children’s improves transfer process with opening of Nerve Center

When a patient is transferred to or from Texas Children’s Hospital, several wheels are set into motion to make the process run smoothly for our patients and their families. People from various areas of the organization jump into action to make the best decision on where the patient needs to go and how they should Read More…

Nov
24
2015

New Kangaroo Crew ambulances enhance safety for patients, transport team

Texas Children’s Kangaroo Crew unveiled its new state-of-the-art ambulances that replace the old fleet while significantly improving patient and crew safety during emergency transport to Texas Children’s Hospital. “Our 6-year old ambulances were becoming less reliable,” said Texas Children’s Assistant Director of Transport Services Deborah D’Ambrosio. “Our transport team of registered nurses, registered respiratory therapists Read More…

Nov
17
2015

West Campus activates helipad and starts receiving patients via helicopter

The sound of helicopter blades chopping through the air will be a common occurrence at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus now that the hospital’s helipad has been activated and staff has been trained on how to receive a patient arriving via air transport. “We are very excited about the opportunity to have helicopters land at Read More…