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Pediatric Specialists Test Hearing of 280-Pound Gorilla at the Zoo
October 13, 2017

Zookeepers suspected a gorilla might have a hearing impairment, so they called a team from Nemours to help.

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Report: Today's Children Won't be Able to Support Seniors as They Retire
October 12, 2017

An investment in children is critical to supporting programs for retirees.

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How One Children's Hospital Virtually Eliminated Breast Milk Administration Errors
October 12, 2017

A team analyzed the entire process and identified 282 potential failure points.

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Leadership Tip: Disrupt the Chain of Command
October 12, 2017

Active, two-way dialogue helps create new opportunities.

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Multiple Sclerosis Risk in Children Revealed with MRI Brain Scans
October 12, 2017

MRIs can reveal changes in a child's brain associated with MS before clinical symptoms appear.

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Study Identifies Hospitalization Risk Factors for Kids with Autism
October 4, 2017

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

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Integrating Medical and Behavioral Care Helps Children With Medical Complexity
October 4, 2017

Cook Children's found coordinated case management improved care as more than two-thirds of its medically complex patients also had a behavioral ...

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70,000 Football Fans Wave at Children's Hospital Patients
October 4, 2017

A new tradition sweeps over Iowa Children's Hospital and uplifts patients and families.

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3 Questions About Where CHIP Stands Now
October 4, 2017

Families are counting on Congress to ensure their children don't lose health insurance.

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Proactive Care Management Promotes Quality Outcomes for Patients with Medical Complexity
October 4, 2017

Cincinnati Children's launched its care management program to focus extensive care coordination on its highest-risk patient population.

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Caring for Children with Medical Complexity with Help from Parents, Peer Institutions
October 4, 2017

Children's National's Complex Care Program is an established service line and medical home to more than 2,000 medically complex patients.

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Engaging Families to Improve Care for Children with Medical Complexity
October 4, 2017

A medical home program at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital provides primary and urgent care for medically complex patients.

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Hub Model: A Different Approach to Caring for Children with Medical Complexity
October 4, 2017

Stanford Children's Health employs a "hub model" rather than striving solely to provide a medical home for medically complex patients.

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Two Pediatric Surgeons in the Operating Room Lead to Better Outcomes
September 27, 2017

For a complicated scoliosis surgery, an unusual approach improves efficiency.

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Health Care Reform Bill and CHIP: What You Need to Know
September 20, 2017

Here's the latest action in Congress on two issues that affect children's health care and what you can do to get involved.

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Hospital CEO Perspective: Organizational Values Define Culture
September 20, 2017

Peggy Troy, the CEO of Children's Hospital Wisconsin, shares why values are so important.

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Children's Hospital Offers Free Telehealth Visits to Families During Hurricane Irma
September 13, 2017

Nemours program allows pediatricians to treat newborns and kids online.

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This Hospital Proved Investing in Sepsis Quality Initiatives can Improve Outcomes and Reduce Costs
September 7, 2017

​Here's how to demonstrate the difference quality improvement investments make.

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Two Weeks, Two Hurricanes, 20 Children's Hospitals
September 7, 2017

How children's hospitals prepared for Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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4 Resources to Help You Tackle the Growing Need for Pediatric Mental Health Services
August 31, 2017

Sessions and posters at the Annual Leadership Conference offer ways to help hospitals provide better mental health care for the pediatric population.

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Adolescent Care at the Intersection of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
August 31, 2017

This children's hospital's program combines substance abuse treatment with behavioral health care.

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Both Sides of the Border: Perspectives from an American Pediatric Specialist and Hospital Executive in Canada
August 31, 2017

This CEO with experience working in Canadian and American children's hospitals shares his perspectives on health care.

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Leadership Tip: Look for Opportunities for Improvement
August 31, 2017

Help high-functioning, talented teams continue to grow and improve.

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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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