Mother’s Day is usually a time of celebration, when loved ones get together to honor the matriarch of the family. But for those new mothers whose babies are in the neonatal intensive care unit, the holiday can be overlaid with worry and fear. This year, a group of local residents, hospital staff, volunteers from Kids […]
Construction and renovations have begun for our special care nursery and inpatient unit on our Beeghly campus. The inpatient unit will have more room to expand, while the special care nursery will provide private rooms for all patient families.
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.
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.
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. […]