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Children’s Health Brings GoNoodle to More than 1,400 Schools Across Texas

Children’s HealthSM expands throughout Texas with partnership with leading provider of online games and movement videos for kids. DALLAS – Children’s Health, the leading pediatric heath care system in North Texas, has expanded the reach of its school-based health programs as far south as San Antonio and as far east as Tyler with an additional […]

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Children’s Health Signs Agreement to Administer State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) Kids

Complex care coordination helping to improve the lives of children in the Dallas Service Delivery area pediatric preventive care, emphasizing the importance of primary and complex care medical homes. DALLAS – Children’s HealthSM, the leading pediatric health care system in North Texas, today announced it has signed an agreement with the Texas Health and Human […]

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U.S. News & World Report: Children’s Medical Center Dallas Among “Most Connected Hospitals” in the Nation

Children’s HealthSM flagship hospital recognized for providing high-quality care by emphasizing patient safety and positive patient engagement through connectivity DALLAS – Children’s Medical Center Dallas has been recognized as one of the most connected hospitals in 2015-16 by U.S. News & World Report. The U.S. News Most Connected Hospitals list recognizes hospitals whose excellence in […]

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Children’s Health Signs Binding Term Sheet to Acquire Our Children’s House at Baylor

Programs and staff will transition to Children’s Health; care-giving will continue uninterrupted DALLAS  – Children’s HealthSM, the leading pediatric health care system in North Texas, today announced it has signed a binding term sheet to acquire Our Children’s House (OCH) at Baylor, which provides highly specialized rehabilitative and transitional care for children with special needs.  […]

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Children’s Health researchers publish new findings in post-tonsillectomy care

Study finds increase in pain-related revisits despite adherence to stricter guidelines DALLAS –  Two Children’s HealthSM researchers are among the co-authors of a new national study on the impact of national guideline implementation of post-tonsillectomy care across 43 children’s hospitals, published in the July issue of Pediatrics, the official journal of the American Academy of […]

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Children’s Health opens new clinic specifically focused on treating and researching rare Pitt Hopkins Syndrome (PTHS)

DALLAS  – Children’s HealthSM announced today the opening of the second Pitt Hopkins Syndrome (PTHS) clinic in the nation. PTHS is a rare genetic condition affecting a specific gene in chromosome 18, called TCF4. PTHS is characterized by intellectual disability and developmental delay, breathing problems, recurrent seizures (epilepsy), and distinctive facial features. The number of […]

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Children’s Health Only Texas Health System Named to the InformationWeek Elite 100

DALLAS, TX – Children’s HealthSM was recently named to the InformationWeek Elite 100 and was the only health system in Texas to make the list. This prestigious award recognizes the nation’s most innovative users of information technology. This year, Children’s Medical Center Dallas was recognized for the innovative use of technology to deliver care to […]

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Children’s Health announces Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Renowned orthopaedic surgeon brings expertise to Plano campus DALLAS, TX  – Children’s HealthSM announces the creation of the Children’s Health Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine based at the Children’s Medical Center Plano campus. The new pediatric-focused orthopaedic and sports medicine program will be developed with the direction of James R. Andrews, M.D., an […]

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Children’s Health to present Congressman Barton with “Champions for Children’s Health” award

  Children’s HealthSM commends Congressman Barton for introducing groundbreaking legislation in the U.S. House for underserved children with complex medical needs   DALLAS, TX (February 17, 2015) — Children’s Health will present the “Champions for Children’s Health” award to Congressman Joe Barton on Tuesday, February 17, at 11 a.m. in the main lobby of Children’s […]

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