When Robert’s daughter, Isabella, broke her arm at acrobatics, he drove past 2 hospitals to get to Akron Children’s Beeghly campus. And from the moment they stepped into the ER to the surgery and follow-up appointments later, Isabella was treated like a princess.
It’s affectionately become known as the “hat tree,” and its branches have managed to positively impact the lives of both the donors and recipients of the headwear it so proudly displays. “We go through 500 or more hats per year, and winter is our busiest time,” said Jodie Gossard, patient service representative for Akron Children’s […]
Dozens of families from the Youngstown-Warren area took part in “A Children’s Holiday” tree lighting and anniversary celebration at Akron Children’s Beeghly campus. The event featured cocoa, carols, face painting, cookie and ornament decorating, and a ceremonial groundbreaking for the $18.6 million building expansion project on the Beeghly campus. A few patients assisted with the tree […]
Community leaders got the chance to experience Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley by teaming up with members of our medical staff in areas like primary care, surgery, emergency medicine, and hematology/oncology and shadowed them during their daily activities.
Whether it’s dancing, hiking or snow skiing, Dr. Lauren Bouton is not one to sit idle. Growing up, backyard adventures fueled her zest for life, but today it’s her passion for caring that’s brought her to our backyard.