It’s not quite a baker’s dozen, but once a month Akron Children’s employees are awarded a sneak peek inside the new Considine Professional Building’s expansion as a ‘thank you’ for their participation in the hospital’s Bakers for Builders program. According to Anna Desrosiers, executive assistant and coordinator of the program, “We started Bakers for Builders […]
From the way we build connections with our patients to the way we push the limits of medicine, working at Akron Children’s Hospital is a one-of-a-kind experience.
When Akron Children’s pediatrician Dr. Nicole Giles talks with patients about leading a healthy lifestyle, she not only talks the talk, she walks the walk, too. From starting her day with a healthy breakfast and workout to spending time with her family, Dr. Giles knows and promotes the importance of mental and physical well-being. As […]
For many children, regardless of how often they have been to Akron Children’s, there may still be a moment of apprehension and uncertainty as they decide between the Spiderman or My Little Pony sticker during a stop at one of our visitor desks. Undoubtedly, it’s a scene repeated many times each day. In 2017, more […]
It started out as just another day at the office for Akron Children’s psychiatrist Dr. John Bober. It was a warm summer day and he was sitting in his office in the Advanced Elastomer Building (AES) on Main Street. “It’s not uncommon for me to see people sitting outside my window because there are tables […]
After an extensive evaluation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), Akron Children’s nurse residency program was recently awarded a 3-year accreditation with distinction – the highest recognition given by ANCC’s credentialing program. “This accreditation signifies the quality of our nurse residency program,” said Nancy Mosca, Ph.D., RN-BC, PNP-BC, PHCNS-BC, director, nursing professional practice. “As […]
There’s a sign on the door when you enter the back hallway of the rehabilitation department with a picture of a black lab that says, “Francis at work.” If you think the rehab department has gone to the dogs, you’re half right. On any day of the week you will find longtime Doggie Brigade™ sponsored […]