The power of teamwork was a common thread in our “In the Moment” posts from November. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Samuel was ready to cheer on the Ohio State Buckeyes in his special cranial remodeling helmet. […]
Some milestones are measured in moments, others in years. We invite you to celebrate with us as you review our top “In the Moment” posts from October. 1. Our NICU administration celebrated the nursing staff’s diligence to eliminate central line associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) over the last 1,000 days in the Akron unit. 2. Neonatal […]
And no, it’s not childhood cancer. The biggest threat of childhood is unintentional injuries. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 9.2 million people ages 0-19 are treated in emergency departments for nonfatal injuries. There’s a lot we can do to prevent accidents and injuries. Keeping Childhood Alive by Saying […]
It was a superstar month in our “In the Moment” posts for September. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Sonny DeAngelis went home after 192 days in the neonatal intensive care unit. 2. Art Brown has overcomer sickle […]
As runners gathered on the historic grounds of Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens for a new start to the Akron Children’s Hospital Akron Marathon, Half Marathon and Team Relay presented by FirstEnergy, 14 hero patients from Akron Children’s took their places along the 26.2 mile route. For the fourth year, patients were selected to represent […]
Driving is a big milestone for many teenagers – but it comes with its share of safety concerns. Whether your teen is behind the wheel or in the passenger seat, we’re dedicated to helping you keep them safe.