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2014-10-22 23:07:54

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art ambulatory care center, owned and operated by Shriners Hospitals for Children, and designed to better meet the orthopaedic needs of children and their families well into the...

2014-10-20 23:01:52

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare sign agreement to build new hospital on University of Kentucky Campus Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children® and UK HealthCare have signed an agreement that will change the current location of Shriners Hospitals for Children - Lexington from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital. The new facility will be a state-of-the-art...

2014-10-01 08:31:48

Shriners Hospitals for Children® and Actor RJ Mitte urge all to accept kids with disabilities for who they are and to take a stand against bullying. TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Children with physical disabilities are twice as likely to be bullied, impacting their educational, physical and emotional development.* In support of National Bullying Prevention Month, Shriners Hospitals for Children(® )and award-winning actor, model and philanthropist RJ Mitte are...

2014-08-29 12:24:48

Game Day for LOVE kicks-off this weekend, giving sports fans and communities a way to give back when gathering to watch their favorite team take the field TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As communities gear up for an exciting football season, Shriners Hospitals for Children® teams up with New York Giants' offensive tackle, Justin Pugh to be their national spokesman for their Game Day for LOVE(TM) campaign. Together they invite supporters and football fans to host Game Day...

2014-06-04 16:24:02

Shriners Hospitals for Children and NASCAR Driver David Ragan provide tips for families to stay "On Track for a Safe Summer" TAMPA, Fla., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, 40 percent of all injury-related emergency room visits and 42 percent of all injury-related deaths happen between May and August.* Additionally, one in four children ages 14 and younger will sustain an injury that requires medical attention. The good news is that most of these injuries are preventable with...

2014-05-29 12:28:39

Shriners Hospitals for Children partners with online retailer Provide Commerce to send Love to the rescue every time you shop TAMPA, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children(®) announces the launch of Shop for LOVE(TM) , an online portal that enables shoppers to support the life-saving and life-changing mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children when shopping online. To kick it off, Shriners Hospitals has partnered with Provide Commerce, the premiere...

2014-05-14 08:29:35

MONTRÉAL, May 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Shriners Hospitals for Children-Canada held a press conference to share progress on the construction project of its new hospital in Montreal which is currently 35% complete. The event was also the occasion to launch a coast to coast awareness campaign about the hospital's specialty care in pediatric orthopedics for children from Quebec and across the country. An online article posted tonight to the Montreal Gazette's website, misquotes hospital...

2014-05-14 00:21:37

MONTRÉAL, May 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Shriners Hospitals for Children-Canada held a press conference to share progress on the construction project of its new hospital in Montreal which is currently 35% complete. The event was also the occasion to launch a coast to coast awareness campaign about the hospital's specialty care in pediatric orthopedics for children from Quebec and across the country. An online article posted tonight to the Montreal Gazette's website, misquotes hospital...

2014-04-10 16:24:33

Effort Part of 'Carando Cares' Campaign BOSTON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ­­Carando Classic Italian Meats helped brighten the day for patients at Shriners Hospitals for Children - Boston this afternoon. Carando, along with Stop&Shop, served nearly 200 free Easter lunches to the patients, their families and the staff at the hospital. The lunch consisted of Carando's signature spiral ham, mashed potatoes, green beans and pumpkin pie. Following the feast, Carando and...

2014-02-24 12:26:24

Partnership with Supply Chain Achieves 1,360% Identified Savings ROI COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children, based in Tampa, Florida, has renewed a strategic agreement with MEMdata covering all 22 locations in the health care system. The business relationship between Shriners Hospitals for Children and MEMdata, with roots dating back to 2001 with a single hospital, has grown to include all locations as well as select equipment planning...


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