In March 2017, Akron Children’s Hospital will break ground on a 230,000-square-foot addition to the Considine Professional Building. The new building will bring together all of our outpatient clinics on the Akron campus and continue the campus transformation the hospital began in 2012 when it broke ground on the Kay Jewelers Pavilion. The space is […]
They weren’t supposed to be born yet, and many of them are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, but 39 tiny babies took an amazing journey Tuesday, May 5 – just a few days before what will certainly be a memorable Mother’s Day for their families. Ranging in age from 1 […]
At 6:30 a.m., 13-month-old Pierson Spice and his parents, Nathan and Erica, of Copley, were the very first patient family to arrive at our new GOJO Outpatient Surgery Center when it opened today. Their arrival was quickly followed by the families of 2-year-old Declan Phelps, of Kent, and 11-month-old Luka Tarr, of Vienna, who experienced firsthand the […]
Akron Children’s Hospital opened the doors to its new Kay Jewelers Pavilion today, starting with the GOJO Outpatient Surgery Center at 6:30 a.m. The spacious, new ER then opened at 7:30 a.m., followed by the move of 39 tiny babies into the new 2-story Women’s Board of Children’s Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The excitement of […]
Located in Kay Jewelers Pavilion, Akron Children’s newly designed ER, which opens at 7:30 a.m. May 5, is twice as large as the old one, with a focus on providing comfort and organization to patients during an otherwise stressful time. “Our new ER is all about forward motion,” said Dina Dornack, clinical nurse manager at Akron […]
Watch Akron Children’s construction project as it happens with our new Web camera and interactive archive calendar. You can select any date and time to view the site on that day as well as share your favorite image via email, Facebook and Twitter. There’s also a link to a timelapse video in the bottom left-hand corner. Images are updated every 15 minutes to provide a fresh look at the construction site.