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Researchers Link ADHD with Childhood Trauma
August 9, 2017

Researchers find a significant association between adverse childhood experiences and ADHD.

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Study: Parents Have a Limited Understanding of Concussions in Kids
August 9, 2017

Parents don't know that concussions are associated with all sports.

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Children's Hospitals Decrease Antibiotic Use by 19 Percent
August 9, 2017

Children's hospitals are actively working to ensure the right antibiotics are used at the right time.

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Pediatric Quality Award Closes with Record 110 Entries
August 9, 2017

A record number of entries provides an opportunity to spread more knowledge across hospitals.

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From Cancer Patient to Surgeon to CEO: Hospital Leader Reflects on Career
August 9, 2017

Kurt Newman shares stories about the patients who affected him the most.

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Leadership expert: How to be More Productive by Pursuing Less
August 3, 2017

Feeling busy but not productive? That means it's time to take a step back and consider making some changes.

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Tablets for Everyone: How One Children's Hospital is Engaging Patients and Families
August 2, 2017

Tablet-based app helps parents review real-time information about their child's health.

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3 Experts With Insights to Help You Advance Pediatric Health Care
August 2, 2017

Don't miss insights from these health care leaders at the Annual Leadership Conference.

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4 Ways Children's Hospitals are Leading Adult Hospitals
August 1, 2017

Children's hospitals are leading the way in many areas of health care. And adult hospitals are watching, learning and following suit.

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Prepare Hospital Employees for Encounters with Combative Patients
August 1, 2017

Staff members and providers should be prepared for encounters with combative patients.

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Netflix Show '13 Reasons Why' Spotlights Teen Suicide
August 1, 2017

Health care providers can encourage families to talk about teen suicide and depression.

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Leadership Tip: Help Employees Embrace Change
August 1, 2017

Help teams step out of their comfort zones.

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Families and Clinicians Fight Against Sepsis
August 1, 2017

Parents and clinicians reflect on the experience of helping kids fight sepsis.

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Prone Cart Designed Just for Kids
August 1, 2017

The first-ever patented prone cart for kids makes exploring the hospital a breeze.

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Blood Test Helps Identify Abusive Head Trauma in Infants
August 1, 2017

Researchers have developed a blood test to help clinicians identify shaken baby syndrome.

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What it was Like for this Patient Waiting for a Heart Transplant
August 1, 2017

Brienna, an 12-year-old patient shares her transplant story.

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Family Puts its Focus on Advocacy to Help Others
August 1, 2017

After recovering from an accident, this children's hospital patient and her family were determined to give back.

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Father of ECMO Inspires Next Generation of Doctors and Researchers
August 1, 2017

His "outrageous" idea has saved thousands of lives.

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Everyday Hero: Surgical Nurse Celebrates Small Victories
August 1, 2017

Meet Jenny Paul, an operating room nurse at American Family Children's Hospital.

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Reducing Admissions ED Visits and Length of Stay for Children with Complex Medical Conditions
July 27, 2017

The CARE Award strengthens the connection between a children's hospital and the ambulatory network to better care for children with medical ...

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Changing Diapers by Flashlight: Nurse Recalls 40 Years on Children's Cancer Unit
July 24, 2017

This nurse reflects on her career after working with pediatric cancer patients for 40 years.

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Children's Hospital Patients Talk Health Care with Members of Congress
July 19, 2017

Patients and families from the nation's children's hospitals met with their representatives in Washington, D.C., to urge them to protect Medicaid.

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5 Ways the Patient Experience Will Change in the Future
July 19, 2017

While brick-and-mortar facilities will be relevant, the future is all about digital transformation.

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Study Identifies Top Reasons Kids with Autism are Hospitalized
July 18, 2017

A new study of children and teens with autism found five risk factors that are associated with an increased likelihood of seeking inpatient ...

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Children's Hospital Provides Autism Training for First Responders
July 5, 2017

Training educates first responders on autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and how to properly handle a call involving an individual with ASD.

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