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Latest Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital Stories

2013-12-03 00:21:15

CLEVELAND, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital (UH Rainbow) is one of only 13 children's hospitals in the country - and the only one in northern Ohio - to receive the Top Children's Hospital distinction from The Leapfrog Group. This national recognition honors UH Rainbow for its exemplary performance in patient safety, quality initiatives and highly reliable care. "Our physicians and staff are dedicated to providing the highest...

2013-10-28 12:26:00

A second study reviews incidence of adverse drug events in hospitalized children CLEVELAND, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from a University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital (UH Rainbow) study found that children ages 1 to 3 years accounted for one-fifth of all emergency department (ED) visits caused by complications from asthma, representing the highest proportion of visits among asthma patients under age 21. In addition, 55 percent of all ED visits due...

2013-10-03 08:30:22

New digital offering provides real-time education and support resources for parents of newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wellness Network today announced the launch of Your NICU Baby at the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) 29(th) Annual Education Conference in Nashville, TN. The offering, which is available in both English and Spanish, features a full suite of video-based education, personal stories, insight and...

2013-08-21 23:22:14

North Central Baptist Hospital has expanded to meet the needs of the community for additional women and children services. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 To meet the increased need of the community in the Stone Oak area for additional women and children services, North Central Baptist Hospital welcome patients to its new neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). The new NICU represents a sizeable investment by Baptist Health System in the San Antonio community and is a part of a...

2013-01-30 12:27:30

MESA, Ariz., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Banner Children's at Cardon Children's Medical Center has partnered with Banner Research to be approved as a Children's Oncology Group (COG) Institution. This designation partners both groups to provide infrastructure to conduct pediatric clinical cancer trials at Cardon Children's. This affiliation will provide children and their loved ones access to cutting edge treatments that may otherwise not be available. This prestigious achievement...

2012-11-08 12:27:31

HOUSTON, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued a new policy statement indicating a change in the Levels of Neonatal Care, by updating the levels of care from Level I to Level IV, with Level IV offering the highest level of care available and treating the tiniest and most critically-ill babies. With the announcement of this new policy, the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Texas Children's Hospital has now been...

2012-10-20 11:20:14

CLEVELAND, Oct. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Combating obesity in minorities, looking at improvements in perinatal health in Ohio, and treating rare testicular cancer in adolescents are among the presentations physicians from University Hospitals (UH) Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital will give at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2012 National Conference in New Orleans Oct. 20 to 23. Susannah Briskin, MD, pediatric sports medicine physician at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's...

2012-09-29 02:20:12

Children's Omaha is the only Level IV NICU serving multi-state region OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New standards published by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) establish Children's Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha, Neb., as the only Level IV Regional Newborn Intensive Care Unit serving Nebraska, western Iowa and South Dakota. Level IV is the highest level of care as defined by the AAP. Children's meets a number of strict criteria including:...

2012-08-06 10:24:01

Arlington-Based Hospital Works to Enhance Neonatal Care in Northern Virginia ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Virginia Hospital Center and Children's National Medical Center have entered into a three-year agreement that will enhance specialty neonatology care in Northern Virginia. The collaboration will result in Children's managing Virginia Hospital Center's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), effective August 15, 2012. "We are thrilled to be joining...

2012-07-24 06:26:25

Texas Children's Newborn Center features nation's largest Level-3 NICU HOUSTON, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital has been recognized as a national leader in neonatology among pediatric hospitals in U.S.News & World Report's 2012-13 edition of Best Children's Hospitals. By continuing to improve outcomes, substantially improving survival rates and keeping a strong focus on research and preventing complications associated with prematurity, Texas...