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TeleNICU Links Children’s Medical Center with Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics

Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics in Tyler, Texas, has become the first hospital system to link its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with expert UT Southwestern neonatologists staffing the innovative Children’s Medical Center TeleNICU program, the two hospitals announced today. The new telemedicine program enables physicians to collaborate on diagnosis and care for the tiniest, most seriously-ill […]

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Children’s Medical Center Dallas Brings the State Fair of Texas to Patients

WHO: Patients at Children’s Medical Center Dallas who may not otherwise be able to attend the State Fair of Texas won’t miss the festivities when “Fair Day” comes to the hospital. WHAT: Children’s Medical Center will host its third annual Fair Day. Children’s and several official State Fair of Texas sponsors found a way to […]

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International Walk to School Day Highlights Pedestrian Safety

WHO: The Safe Kids Greater Dallas Coalition led by Children’s Medical Center will teach kids how to walk safely to school. WHAT: The Safe Kids Greater Dallas Coalition led by Children’s Medical Center will join local school children and FedEx volunteers to raise awareness about pedestrian safety for International Walk to School Day. Volunteers will […]

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Children’s Medical Center Dallas Invites North Texas Community to Health and Wellness Fair

As Children’s Medical Center Dallas continues to celebrate its centennial year, it will host its first community Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Dallas Ambulatory Care Pavilion parking lot (2350 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas). Admission is free and open to families across North […]

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Children’s Medical Center Dallas Appoints David Eager Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Children’s Medical Center Dallas, the fifth-largest pediatric hospital in the U.S., announced it has named David Eager senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO). In this role, Eager is responsible for the overall financial management of the organization with a direct responsibility for accounting, capital planning, budgets, patient business services, revenue cycle, finance and […]

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Dr. Patrick Leavey to Speak at Congressional Childhood Cancer Summit

Children’s Medical Center announced today that Dr. Patrick Leavey, associate medical director for clinical affairs for the Pauline Allen Gill Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders will speak at the fourth Annual Childhood Cancer Summit on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at 2325 Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C. The event is hosted by the […]

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High-Tech Lifeline for Newborns In Crisis: Children’s Medical Center Launches First Neonatal Telemedicine Program in Texas

Children’s Medical Center Dallas today announced it is launching the state’s first dedicated neonatal telemedicine program—the Children’s Medical Center TeleNICU. The new service will provide physicians at other hospital neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) with 24-hour access to the highly trained, board-certified UT Southwestern neonatologists on Children’s medical staff in order to consult on care […]

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InformationWeek 500 Ranks Children’s Medical Center Dallas Top 100 in U.S.

Children’s Medical Center today announced it has again earned top honors in the InformationWeek 500 ranking, moving up to 25th to earn a place in the Top 100 for 2013. In 2012, Children’s ranked 122nd in the U.S. In the Heathcare and Medical category specifically, Children’s ranked 11th, up from 16th in 2012. Annually, the […]

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Children’s Medical Center at Legacy Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

PLANO — Children’s Medical Center at Legacy on Thursday (Aug. 22) celebrated five years of providing first-class pediatric care to the residents north of Dallas and beyond with a carnival for its nearly 600 staff members  and their families. “Five years ago, we opened our Children’s  Legacy campus to expand our mission – to make […]

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Children’s Medical Center Again Among Top Hospitals in U.S.

Children’s Medical Center (www.childrens.com) has been named one of the top pediatric hospitals in the nation in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals survey released today. Children’s, the fifth-largest pediatric hospital in the nation, was ranked one of the best in each of 10 critical clinical programs evaluated by U.S. News: cancer, cardiology […]

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