Children's Hospitals Today is a benefit of membership for all member children's hospitals. The official publication of the Children's Hospital Association, Children's Hospital Today gives C-level hospital executives, administrators, directors, managers and those on the front lines of children's health care the tools, strategy, insights and ideas they need to improve clinical operations and performance; maximize patients' well-being; stay connected as a specialized care industry, and fulfill their missions to improve and protect children's health care.


Circulation includes more than 10,000 chief executive officers, chief financial officers, chief operating officers, medical directors, nurse administrators, board members, directors of government relations, public affairs, medical records, social work, child life and volunteer services. The magazine also is sent to all congressional offices, state associations of children's hospitals, other associations concerned with the well-being of children and business groups that work with children's hospitals.

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2017 editorial schedule

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Winter Dec. 2 Dec. 21 Jan. 26
Spring Feb. 24 March 21 April 26
Summer June 2 June 20 July 26
Fall Aug. 31 Sept. 19 Oct. 26

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About CHT

Children's Hospitals Today, the Children's Hospitals Association quarterly magazine, features articles on issues of interest to administrators, clinicians, trustees and others concerned with child health care and children's hospitals.

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