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2012-12-13 16:24:09

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia received a $620,436 donation from Kohl's, through its Kohl's Cares® program, to support the hospital's injury prevention programs. The donation was presented to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia officials today at their community partner, Kendrick Recreation Center in the Roxborough neighborhood. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121213/DC28480) Since 2000, Kohl's has donated more...

2012-12-11 12:26:38

HOUSTON, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing their unique charitable partnership, Montblanc and Texas Children's Cancer Center have launched a new initiative allowing people across the United States to show their support for children and adolescents fighting cancer by providing an opportunity to purchase a specially designed bracelet to be given to the parent of a pediatric cancer patient this holiday season. Purchase the bracelet as a gift for the parent of a Cancer Center patient...

2012-12-07 12:22:07

Purchase your holiday cards now and help support hospitalized kids and their families throughout the year. TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrate the season - and help St. Joseph's Children's Hospital patients and families - by sending holiday greeting cards designed by the hospital's pediatric patients and youth volunteers. These colorful holiday cards are the perfect choice to send greetings to friends, family members and business associates. (Photo:...

2012-12-05 12:24:59

LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has recognized Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach with its Gold Medal of Honor as one of just 22 hospitals across the U.S. and the only one in a six-county area for excellence in organ donations. Miller Children's is one of just nine children's hospitals in the U.S. and the only one in California additionally honored with a Pediatric Distinction Award for its remarkable efforts in...

2012-12-04 20:20:59

ST. PAUL, Minn., Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The St. Paul campus of Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has once again been named to The Leapfrog Group's annual list of Top Hospitals. The announcement came at Leapfrog's Annual Meeting, focusing on transparency as the key to improved hospital safety. This is the fourth year in a row that Children's has been recognized, and the sixth time since 2006. Children's was one of only 12 pediatric hospitals in the country to be recognized by...

2012-11-29 12:28:53

ATLANTA, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its continuing relationship with BJC HealthCare, Surgical Information Systems (SIS), a leader in perioperative information systems, will be providing its perioperative IT solution to two additional BJC facilities. Both Saint Louis Children's Hospital, which U.S. News & World Report named to its Honor Roll of America's Best Children's Hospitals, and Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, which received three 2012 Excellence in Healthcare...

2012-11-28 12:26:28

CHOP, a pioneer in neonatal care, established the nation's first surgical ICU for newborns and infants in 1962 PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is celebrating 50 years of caring for critically ill infants in the Harriet and Ronald Lassin Newborn/Infant Intensive Care Unit (N/IICU) with an anniversary event today. CHOP established the nation's first surgical neonatal intensive care unit in 1962 under the leadership of C....

2012-11-26 16:24:55

PHOENIX, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Webcast Advisory What: Announcement of a state-of-the-art pediatric medical research institute led by an internationally respected team racing to unlock genomic codes and develop new drug therapies. Their discoveries will lead to biomedical breakthroughs that will give new hope to thousands of pediatric patients facing terminal diagnoses. Who: Phoenix...

2012-11-26 12:28:47

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota announced that it has acquired Pediatric ENT Associates effective Oct. 1. With the acquisition Pediatric ENT Associates changed its name to Children's ENT and Facial Plastic Surgery, and Children's Cleft and Craniofacial Clinic is now integrated within the new clinic. "Being a part of Children's, one of the largest pediatric health systems in the nation, offers us more resources and helps us provide...

2012-11-21 12:23:45

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota today, along with HealthPartners, broke ground on a new shared clinic in Hugo. The clinic is one way the two organizations are working together to improve the health of children in Minnesota. The facility will house a HealthPartners clinic for patients of all ages, a night and weekend urgent care, and will also be the new home of Northeast Pediatric Clinic, currently located in Vadnais Heights and part...