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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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Metroplex Cities, Counties and Texas Legislature Commemorate Children’s Medical Center of Dallas’ 100 Years of Serving the Community

Children’s Medical Center is being honored in the coming week by several North Texas cities and counties through proclamations commemorating the organization’s centennial this year and the positive impact made on the health and well-being of Texas children. The cities include Dallas, Irving, Mesquite, as well as Collin County whose elected officials are presenting proclamations […]

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Children’s Medical Center of Dallas Honored in Austin

Today, Texas House of Representatives honored Children’s Medical Center of Dallas for serving the healthcare needs of Texas children for 100 years. The institution is celebrating its centennial this year and is the oldest pediatric hospital in Texas. The resolution was sponsored by State Rep. Eric Johnson (Dallas). Pictured L-R from Children’s Medical Center: Medical […]

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Dr. Kern Wildenthal Appointed to Lead Children’s Medical Center Foundation

Kern Wildenthal, M.D., Ph.D. will be appointed president of the Children’s Medical Center Foundation and executive vice president of Children’s Medical Center. He will be responsible for the fundraising programs in support of the nation’s fifth largest, not-for-profit pediatric hospital in the United States. He joins the organizations effective May 28, 2013. “Dr. Kern Wildenthal […]

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