Practicing what we preach: On the receiving end of patient-centered care

As a member of the PR and marketing department at the hospital for 16 years, Andrea Joliet has worked with families and written about their experiences at Akron Children’s, but she certainly never expected to be one of those families.

Top 10 Akron Children’s YouTube videos

From acne to water safety – and 64 other topics in between – Akron Children’s Hospital produced an array of health and wellness and special event video podcasts in 2010. In total, our podcasts received more than 107,000 views on our You Tube channel, but of course, some drew more interest than others. The following […]

A time of thanksgiving

Today on the Akron Children’s Hospital Facebook page, we asked our friends what they are thankful for. For me, I am so grateful for the compassionate and knowledgeable doctors who saved my daughter’s life in 2009 when she contracted a bacterial infection. I especially want to thank kidney specialist Dr. Prebis, as well as Drs. Pope, Bigham, Tirodker and Malhotra of […]