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What Keeps the CEO of the Nation's Largest Pediatric Hospital up at Night?

Mark A. Wallace | Posted 08.31.2014 | Home
Mark A. Wallace

A lot of CEOs in health care worry constantly about changing reimbursement models or the impact of new health care laws. While there's no disputing that these have a great potential to influence the way we provide care, it's not what occupies my thoughts.

Support for Nursing Moms Provides Healthier Workforce

Nancy Hurst, Ph.D., R.N. | Posted 10.09.2013 | Home
Nancy Hurst, Ph.D., R.N.

Wellness programs have blossomed because healthy employees tend to be happier, more productive and less costly from an insurance perspective. As companies continue to evolve their healthy initiatives, the next logical step is to improve the environment for nursing mothers.

Why Medicaid Matters to Kids

Ashley Cardenas | Posted 08.30.2013 | Home
Ashley Cardenas

As a parent you never want to think that you can't afford any or all medical necessities that your child might need to stay alive. But in our family's case, we never could have done it without the help of Medicaid. And now it's time to make sure other families get the same fighting chance.

The Fight of My Life: One Doctor's Crusade Against Pediatric AIDS

Mark W. Kline, M.D. | Posted 01.30.2013 | Home
Mark W. Kline, M.D.

For most children, a birthday or holiday is a day of hope and joy. But for many children you probably do not know, December 1, World AIDS Day, may be the most important date on the calendar, signifying commitment and unity in the fight against the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

Purple Songs Can Fly (VIDEO)

Bus 52 | Posted 01.19.2013 | Home
Bus 52

In the cancer and hematology department of the Texas Children's Hospital, children who are ill are able to escape their doctors, nurses, and treatments to write, perform, and record their own songs in an on-site recording studio.

Making A Difference: The World of Giving Get Moving!

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 09.16.2012 | Home
Lisa M. Dietlin

Did you know that the natural human need to get outside and get moving is a perfect way to Make a Difference?