It’s hard to imagine a house without a TV in it, but that’s the case for Akron Children’s Hospital’s new child psychologist, Tanya Hartman, PhD. Instead of watching TV, she’d rather immerse herself in a good book or whip up something delicious in her kitchen. Ironically, Dr. Hartman’s favorite chef, Julia Child, was best known […]
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.
Many employees at Akron Children’s routinely go the extra mile for their jobs. But employees who give up Thanksgiving with their own families so they can cook for their co-workers are a rarity. Meet Karen Ellis, secretary on the school age unit. Some would say the things she does go the extra 100 miles. For […]
Akron Children’s is excited to announce a brand new program for newly hired nurses called the University Health System Consortium and American Association of Colleges of Nursing (UHC/AACN) Nurse Residency Program (NRP). The program’s aim is to enhance the knowledge and skills learned in the hospital’s traditional nursing orientation program while focusing on helping newly graduated nurses with the transition from student nurse to a professional role.
He has been at the helm of Akron Children’s for 36 years and CEO William Considine’s leadership philosophy has never wavered. Service above self is a mantra he lives by and it’s evident in the culture he has helped create for employees.
The first things you may notice about Dr. Jennifer Burkam, our new pediatrician at Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics in Green, is her kind personality and warm smile. The one detail people often miss is how she spells her last name, without an ‘h.’
There’s still time to get your fall fix. But, don’t wait. It’s fleeting. Winter is around the corner … and Count Chocula is only on the shelves for a limited time. Akron Children’s employees share their own fall favorite things: