Representatives from Giant Eagle presented Akron Children’s Hospital with a check for $78,395 during the Akron Aeros’ hematology/oncology awareness night at Canal Park on Aug. 23.
Archives for August 2013
The caravan of baby strollers provides the first clue that this is not your typical weekday meeting at Akron Children’s Hospital. Every Wednesday morning at 11 a lively group of new mothers – with their babies and toddlers in tow – gathers for an hour-and-half breastfeeding support group led by lactation consultant Liz Maseth.
Browns’ first-round draft pick Barkevious Mingo recently suffered a bruised lung and many are asking when he will return to play. It’s an injury that historically is not very common in sports, but we’re starting to see it more and more due to bigger, faster, stronger players.
Hospitality volunteers are now visiting patient families on the Beeghly campus. The position was recommended by the hospital’s Parent Advisory Council (PAC), parent volunteers who work with Akron Children’s to enhance its philosophy of patient and family-centered care.
At Children’s Akron campus, Ian White, an associate recruiter in HR, starts his day by checking the hospital’s applicant tracking system.
When we left Akron Children’s NICU with Rebekah on Jan. 21, 2012, Christopher and I knew that open heart surgery was looming in the near future. We also knew of, but definitely weren’t nearly as worried about, a little bit of torticollis (twisted neck) she had going on.