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Little Girl Celebrates Hearing For The First Time With A Dance

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 03.25.2015 | Home

At the sound of her mother's proud voice, this little girl cracks a big smile and breaks into the sweetest happy dance you'll see all day. Three-y...

Craniofacial Acceptance Month: Read This Boy's Amazing Letter to His Classmates

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 12.24.2014 | Home
Jeryl Brunner

In honor of National Craniofacial Acceptance Month, click on this Parade story to read Nathaniel's letter to his classmates. And to borrow from Nathaniel's wisdom, "always choose to be kind."

Thanks to Judy Goldberg, Women With Disabilities Are on the Water

Amanda Kraus | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Amanda Kraus

To date, we had never served anyone with disabilities (physical or cognitive), but Judy, in her calm and confident way, re-assured me it could be done. Looking back, neither one of us was sure about the "how" but the desire was certainly there.

How One Organization Changed a Family's Life and Continues to Give Hope to Thousands of Others

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 10.16.2013 | Home
Jeryl Brunner

The family was completely lost. The hospital did their best to treat the issues at hand -- eating and breathing. And Kiran had two surgeries. But the hospital's lack of medical expertise with Kiran's condition proved challenging.

NYU Hospital's Backup System Undone by Key Part in Flooded Basement

Sheri Fink | Posted 01.05.2013 | New York
Sheri Fink

After Hurricane Irene, officials at NYU Langone Medical Center spent several million dollars protecting its backup power system from flooding, according to Richard Cohen, vice president of facilities operations.

In Hurricane's Wake, Decisions Not to Evacuate Hospitals Raise Questions

Sheri Fink | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Sheri Fink

New York City hospital and nursing home patients and their loved ones might reasonably have believed they were safe as Hurricane Sandy approached. Mayor Bloomberg had exempted hospitals and nursing homes in low-lying "Zone A" areas of the city from his pre-storm evacuation order.

Hurricane Sandy: No Match for Nurses' Resolve

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Nurses, doctors and other members of the health care team rallied together to provide quality patient care during a time when things surrounding us were unraveling and destruction was evident.

Changing Faces and Transforming Lives: Why the National Foundation for Facial Reconstruction (NFFR) Is So Cool

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 09.18.2012 | Home
Jeryl Brunner

For many decades, the renowned IRPS, which is funded by the National Foundation for Facial Reconstruction (NFFR) has helped children and families to be OK and much more.

Doctors Answer Mammogram Concerns

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home
Dr. Jon LaPook

In light of the new breast cancer screening guidelines, I asked two experts on the front lines of patient care to join me in a live webcast to provide some perspective.