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2014-01-18 23:00:10

Preparation is key as teens begin aging out of pediatric health care providers. These four videos are designed to help young adults and their families take steps that will foster a smooth transition to adult health care, education and independent living. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) January 19, 2014 The transition from adolescence to independent young adulthood can be an especially challenging time for those with special health care needs. A great deal of planning and forethought is needed to...

2013-12-26 23:20:30

After successful New York City toy drive, Malikah Amoh and The Timmy’s Heart Foundation for Sickle Cell Awareness donates to the Nemours/Alfred I DuPont Hospital for children. Wilmington, Delaware (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 Business woman and entrepreneur Malikah Amoh and her new foundation the Timmy's Heart Foundation for Sickle Cell Awareness donates over 80 toys to the Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children located in Wilmington Delaware. On December 17, 2013, Malikah Amoh...

2013-12-18 16:24:11

The registry will support Nemours' nationally recognized Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in its ongoing pediatric cancer research initiatives SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Remedy Informatics, the leading provider of registry-based clinical informatics software for healthcare delivery and life sciences research, announced that it will partner with researchers at the Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to...

2013-12-03 23:33:06

iPhone Solution Connects Caregivers via Voice, Alarms and Text Messaging Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Voalte, the leader in clinical communication technology, today announced that Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando, Florida opted against using overhead paging in its new facility after implementing a smartphone-based clinical communication platform. "Leveraging technology in creative ways to support the sharing of information with our patients and families is core to...

2013-07-02 23:00:18

Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, FL, recently launched a program aimed at reducing the number of pediatric patients undergoing sedation for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) diagnostic scans. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Wolfson Children’s Hospital recently launched a program aimed at reducing the number of pediatric patients undergoing sedation for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) diagnostic scans. The program, called “MR--I Am Ready!”, focuses on...

2013-06-11 23:21:47

Wolfson Children´s Hospital has been ranked in five out of 10 specialties in U.S. News & World Report´s 2013-14 Best Children´s Hospitals rankings. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Wolfson Children´s Hospital has been ranked in five out of 10 specialties in U.S. News & World Report´s 2013-14 Best Children´s Hospitals rankings. Wolfson Children´s Hospital ranked among the top 50 in the following specialties: diabetes & endocrinology...

2013-05-06 23:17:32

Julia Spencer Barthold, MD, Associate Chief, Division of Urology; Director, Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program; and Head, Urology Research Laboratory, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children/Nemours Biomedical Research, is a 2013 recipient of the Urology Care Foundation John W. Duckett Pediatric Urology Research Excellence Award. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is pleased to announce that Julia Spencer Barthold, MD, Associate Chief,...

2013-04-04 23:03:39

Brent R. King, MD nationally recognized physician with a distinguished list of accomplishments including a background in research, emergency medicine, teaching, patient safety and quality improvement joins Nemours as Vice President and CMO, Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 Nemours, one of the nation's premier pediatric health systems, today announces the appointment of Brent R. King, MD to the positions of Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and...

2012-11-05 08:31:58

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced that the Nemours Foundation, a children's health organization based in Jacksonville, Fla., has selected Level 3 to support its rising bandwidth needs and to help enable and support the operation of its advanced medical record system. Nemours owns and operates the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del., and has recently opened the Nemours Children's Hospital in...

2012-10-22 15:26:06

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With the $397-million Nemours Children's Hospital opening today, families in Florida and the southeast have a new place to go for highly specialized medical care designed to meet the needs of their child's condition. The new children's hospital offers access to specialized pediatric care not previously provided in the area. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121022/FL97714 ) Nemours Children's Hospital has focused on hiring nationally...