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Family-centered care delivered through teamwork

L-R: Stephanie and Andrea

Parents have dreams of bringing home their babies shortly after birth, and for many reasons, that dream doesn’t come to fruition for the families we serve. It is the role of the medical team to lead our families through this difficult time while enhancing their quality of life.

Grateful grandfather gives back

Beese

John Beese, the grandfather of a former NICU patient, is giving back to the hospital that helped his family. Beese, a farmer from Green, recently won the America’s Farmers Grow Communities award from the Monsanto Fund. Beese was given $5,000 to donate to two nonprofit organizations of his choice.

Mason’s Stay at Children’s Beeghly Campus

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. […]