Kathy Burns pushes a cart through the halls of the Beeghly campus every Monday morning delivering the day’s mail as part of her volunteer service on the Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley campus. But on this day the Boardman resident’s mail cart, adorned with a stuffed bear at the bow dressed in U.S. mail attire, served […]
Hannah Rhodes, DO, a hospitalist at Akron Children’s Hospital’s Beeghly campus, becomes part of a patient’s world when they’re admitted to the hospital. Here, she helps primary care physicians diagnose and manage a child’s care during their stay as an inpatient. Although her personalized, daily bedside visits help her get to know patients’ needs by […]
The Beeghly campus expansion project continues to take shape with project completion set for this summer. The biggest portions of the construction are complete, as work now focuses on the building’s interior. Recently finished projects include installed windows; painted and dry walled walls; a completed main entrance; installed case work and pneumatic tube systems; and […]
The Visteins approached Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley with the idea of building a playground in Alex’s name. They wanted to give back to the hospital, so other children in the community would have a place to play and have fun.
You might see Amanda Crago volunteering in the outpatient lab or radiology department. Or you might find her using her bachelor’s degree in Spanish to translate vital information to Spanish speaking families. “Basically, I do all the little things that everyone might not have time to do in between patients,” Amanda said. Amanda has been […]
I cannot say anything bad about Akron Children’s Hospital. My son is having difficulties after birth and as of today he is 7 days old. The staff of nurses and doctors have made him so comfortable and have made me comfortable as well. I have been updated on his status every time they do rounds. […]