Articles

Articles from Children's Hospitals Today magazine and pediatric research journals.

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Researchers Uncover How Severe Post-COVID-19 Disease in Children Develops
June 8, 2021

A new study shows how viral particles linger in the gut, potentially causing MIS-C.

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3 Ways Children's Hospitals are Partnering with Communities
June 4, 2021

Children’s hospital partnerships in the community can address food insecurity, healthy sleeping arrangements, child safety and so much more

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Commentary: The Compounding Benefits of Hyperconverged IT Infrastructure
June 2, 2021

SPONSORED CONTENT: Improve agility and help IT teams manage costs with a new software-defined IT infrastructure.

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Leadership Tip: How Challenges of the Pandemic Shaped a New Manager's Role
May 26, 2021

Assuming a new leadership role at the onset of the pandemic brings a nurse manager fresh challenges, opportunities.

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Researchers Uncover How Severe Post-COVID-19 Disease in Children Develops
May 25, 2021

A new study shows how viral particles linger in the gut, potentially causing MIS-C.

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Axios Event Examines Children's Mental Health After COVID-19 Pandemic
May 24, 2021

Children's Hospital Association (CHA) partnered with Axios on a virtual event highlighting the effect of the pandemic on children's mental health.

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Communication App Streamlines Referral Process For Pediatric Providers
May 19, 2021

SPONSORED CONTENT Children's hospitals use innovation to drive operational efficiencies and provide high-quality patient care.

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Partnership with Children's Hospital Helps Keep School in Session During the Pandemic
May 19, 2021

Decades-long history of collaboration between children’s hospital and its on-site public school paves the way for school year of in-person learning amid pandemic.

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Leadership Tip: 3 Keys to Effective Crisis Response
May 19, 2021

Children’s Minnesota leader shares insights on emergency preparedness based on experience gleaned from events there last summer.

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Concerns Grow as Pediatric COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase
May 12, 2021

Recent COVID-19 surge in Michigan mirrors national trends toward more pediatric cases and hospitalizations.

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5 Lessons Learned About Collaborating During a Pandemic
May 11, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic inspired new ways of thinking at a children’s hospital about nurses’ contributions to each other and the industry.

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Children's Hospitals Lead Legislative Effort to Improve Pediatric Mental Health Services
May 5, 2021

A children's hospital leader speaks on Capitol Hill to describe the effect the pandemic has had on children and adolescents, highlighting the increase in the number of children experiencing a mental health crisis and growing emergency department (ED) and inpatient stays due to a lack of care options.

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Patient describes what it's like living with mental health issues
May 4, 2021

A young woman details her mental health conflicts and how she manages the challenges.

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Build Behavioral Health Knowledge Base of Staff to Meet COVID-19 Challenges
May 4, 2021

Children’s hospital addresses increased behavioral health needs amid pandemic with additional training for employees across its organization.

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Awakening to Pediatric Sleep Problems
April 28, 2021

Studer Family Children's Hospital at Ascension Sacred Heart recently opened a pediatric sleep center dedicated to addressing sleep concerns.

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By the Numbers: Deploying the COVID-19 Vaccine
April 28, 2021

Children’s Minnesota uses a data-based priority system to allocate limited COVID vaccine supplies to employees.

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Trauma-informed medical care training for hospital employees
April 28, 2021

Prioritize training to help staff recognize trauma reactions in colleagues, themselves and patients.

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Helping Pediatric Patients Build Resiliency
April 28, 2021

The care team helps pediatric patient take control of medical trauma.

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The Evolving Pediatric Pharmacy Leader Role
April 28, 2021

A pharmacy leader describes his role in making change and reaching beyond the pharmacy walls.

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Pediatric Nurse Pitches in to Combat PPE Shortage
April 28, 2021

Following PPE shortages, a seamstress-turned-nurse helped her hospital.

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What’s Next in Pediatric Telehealth
April 28, 2021

Children’s hospitals are examining how virtual care can propel them into the future.

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Community Partners Align to Address Legal Barriers to Health Care
April 28, 2021

This medical-legal partnership relies on collaboration among community partners to ensure the well-being of children and their families.

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7 Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Kids
April 28, 2021

Are the kids all right? Here’s a look at how the pandemic is affecting kids and how children’s hospitals are helping them emerge stronger.

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Clinical Bundles Improve Outcomes for Patients with Sepsis
April 28, 2021

Compliance creates progress in pediatric sepsis.

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Looking Back on 10 Years of CHA
April 28, 2021

As we build foundations for our future, we look back on what we’ve built and learned together.