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Childrens Memorial Hospital

Battle Over The Future Of Old Children's Hospital Site

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 10.11.2012 | Chicago

A patented Lincoln Park community brawl has broken out over already hobbled plans to redevelop the site of the former Children's Memorial Hospital cam...

Donna's Cancer Story: Mother's Day

Sheila Quirke | Posted 11.14.2012 | Parents
Sheila Quirke

When you go through cancer treatments with your child, you meet some of the best people you will ever know.

Radiothon: Being THAT Family

Sheila Quirke | Posted 11.07.2012 | Chicago
Sheila Quirke

In twelve years of hosting the Radiothon, Eric and Kathy have raised over twenty million dollars for Children's Memorial. This morning, my husband, son and I will tell Donna's story with all of Chicagoland.

Children's Memorial Hospital Begins Moving Patients To New Facility

Posted 06.09.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's Children's Memorial Hospital early Saturday will begin to move its patients from its Lincoln Park facility to the new Ann and Robert H. Luri...

RIP Children's Memorial Hospital, 1882-2012

Sheila Quirke | Posted 08.06.2012 | Chicago
Sheila Quirke

Before we celebrate the inevitable progress and successes and losses that will come to Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, let us remember and honor what was.

Goodbyes At Old Children's Memorial Before New Hospital's Opening

Posted 06.04.2012 | Chicago

Before the ribbons were cut on the new Lurie Children's Hospital Monday, former patients and families gathered at the old site for a vigil to reflect ...

Children's Hospital Leases Playboy Headquarters For Expansion

Posted 03.28.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's Children's Memorial Hospital has chosen an unexpected, historic Chicago building for their planned expansion in Streeterville. Crain's Ch...

11-Year-Old Boy Saves Mom From Attacker With Kitchen Knife

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An 11-year-old boy jumped on the back of a man who was stabbing his mother this morning, then ran to the kitchen and grabbed a knife before the attack...

Worst-Case Swine Flu Outbreak Could Overwhelm Local Hospitals

Chicago Tribune | William Mullen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

For a mere peek into the potential difficulties of managing a worst-case outbreak of swine flu, one need only look back at a few weeks in May at Child...

One Final Hurdle For Children's Memorial Downtown Helipad

Chicago Sun-Times | Kara Spak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The controversial heliport proposed for the $1 billion new Children's Memorial Hospital in Streeterville is one step away from final approval....

Children's Memorial Hospital ER Slammed With Patients, Well Above Capacity

Chicago Sun-Times | MONIFA THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Though the swine flu virus appears to be milder than health officials originally feared, the emergency room at Children's Memorial Hospital is still b...

Blago and Children's: Why It's Personal for Me

Melissa Hapke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Melissa Hapke

Rod Blagojevich tried to take away funding from a worthy program for the whole state of Illinois. This is personal for me, because in 1971, I had open heart surgery at Children's Memorial Hospital.