Latest Akron Children's Hospital Stories

2008-10-20 09:00:41

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc., (NYSE: PDX) has completed the acquisition of Akron Neonatology, Inc., a physician group practice that provides approximately 25,000 annual patient days of care at hospital-based neonatal intensive care units (NICU) located throughout the Akron, Ohio, metropolitan area.

2008-10-01 12:00:31

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Blood stream infection rates are rapidly declining, life expectancy among cystic fibrosis patients has doubled, and care for children with asthma and inflammatory bowel disease is significantly improving.

2008-09-11 09:00:47

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Heal Ohio 2008: Showcasing Wound Care Competencies, is a one-day multidisciplinary conference hosted by Akron General Medical Center and sponsored by the Northeastern Ohio Consortium for Wound Healing Research and Education.

2008-08-07 12:01:26

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- GetWellNetwork, Inc., the innovator and leading provider of Interactive Patient Care (IPC) solutions, today announced that Miami Children's Hospital will be joining GetWellNetwork's growing pediatric hospital community.

2008-08-06 03:00:55

By Jewell Cardwell, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Aug. 6--It's time for high school and college reunions. One of the bigger ones taking place this weekend is Akron's Buchtel High School class of '73, which boasts nearly 400 students.

2008-07-24 03:00:00

By Cheryl Powell, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 24--A new specialty hospital for critically ill patients is bringing life to the city of Akron's efforts to boost medical-related economic development.

2008-07-23 03:00:00

By Cheryl Powell, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 23--A new hospital in Akron for critically ill patients who require long stays could jump-start more cooperation between the city's rival health-care systems. In mid-August, national hospital chain Select Medical Corp.

2008-07-01 03:00:38

By Carol Biliczky, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jul. 1--Dr. Lois Margaret Nora announced Monday that she will step down as president and dean of the Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy when her contract expires Dec. 31, 2009.

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