Aug
13
2018

Sign your child up now to be a PLAY 60 Kid of the Month

We just learned that employees’ children are not eligible to participate in the PLAY 60 Kid of the Month. We apologize for any inconvenience. Texas Children’s Hospital and the Houston Texans are two teams with one goal – keeping kids healthy! PLAY 60 is the National Football League’s campaign to encourage kids to be active Read More…

Aug
13
2018

Houston Texans cheerleaders host cheerleading camp at hospital

Patients had the time of their lives on August 7 when eight Houston Texans cheerleaders paid them a visit and hosted their third Jr. Cheer Mini Camp at Texas Children’s Hospital’s Medical Center Campus. After walking through a cheer tunnel with applause from on-looking employees, the event held on the fourth floor of the Pavilion Read More…

Jul
10
2018

Employees sweat it out at free obstacle course race boot camp

Texas Children’s teammates scaled monkey bars, slung ropes, hauled sandbags, climbed cargo nets, flipped heavy truck tires and even threw spears at our first obstacle course race boot camp, a free class recently offered by the Well-Being team in partnership with BC Fitness. The boot camp course was designed to give employees and their families Read More…

Jun
12
2018

Take action to prevent slips, trip and falls

At Texas Children’s, taking care of our patients and their families begins with taking care of ourselves. In 2017, slips, trips and falls were the No. 1 cause of employee injuries across the organization, and Employee Health and Well-Being and Environmental Health and Safety are teaming up to raise awareness about these safety concerns and Read More…