Latest Akron Children's Hospital Stories

2011-01-26 15:14:00

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron Children's Hospital has received $1.2 million to create an endowed chair for its pediatric palliative care services.

2011-01-26 14:06:16

A first of its kind surgical quality improvement program for children has the potential to identify outcomes of children's surgical care that can be targeted for quality improvement efforts to prevent complications and save lives.

2011-01-25 10:24:00

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron Children's Hospital received an honorary mention award at the International Quality and Productivity Center's Lean Six Sigma & Process Improvement Summit on Jan. 19 in Orlando, Fla.

2011-01-20 00:00:52

Texas Children’s Hospital becomes first pediatric hospital in the nation to harness Voalté at the point of care Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) January 18, 2011 Voalté announced today that Texas Children’s Hospital will become the first pediatric facility in the country and the first hospital in Texas to use iPhones with Voalté’s innovative solution for point-of-care communication.

2010-12-09 13:24:14

Jeffrey S. Upperman, MD, director of the Trauma Program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has co-authored a call to action for filling a significant gap in pediatric public health care and seeks federal oversight to establish the framework for a pediatric applied trauma research network (PATRN).

2010-06-25 12:41:00

NEW YORK, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospital for Special Surgery announced the receipt of a $5 million commitment from CA Technologies, an IT management software and solutions company, at its 27th Annual Tribute Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria on June 21, 2010.

2010-03-16 10:38:00

CLEVELAND, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron Children's Hospital will soon launch a secure Web 2.0 community for pediatric health care providers using the Within3 platform.

2010-02-25 14:44:00

DENVER, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Leonard, MD, pediatric cardiac surgeon at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, is among the first in the country to achieve certification in the new subspecialty Congenital Cardiac Surgery designated by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

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