2020 has presented many challenges so far, but if the patients and employees featured in our top June “In The Moment” posts are any indication, there is no challenge we can’t face if we continue to come together. We invite you to take a glance at the posts you may have missed, or a second […]
On any given day, you’ll see more than doctors and nurses making rounds to patient rooms. You’ll see dogs, cookie carts, even a miniature pony. Not to mention, the most colorful, kid-friendly helicopter around. This is the lighter side of care at Akron Children’s.
The fight against COVID-19 continues, as do the amazing tales of triumph and courage from patients and staff in our top “In the Moment” posts for May. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Like other members of the […]
There were some touching stories of children overcoming their health challenges sprinkled amongst our top February “In the Moment” posts. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. We provided this chart to help parents figure out if it is […]
Two must be Ella Wombacker’s lucky number. 2020 looks very bright for the little girl as she heads home to Pennsylvania after 222 days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Born with central nuclear myopathy, a muscular disorder, Ella deals with muscle weakness throughout her body. That doesn’t stop her from charming the whole […]
There was a “Uniquely Children’s” flavor to our January “In the Moment” posts, which included everything from adorable therapy dogs to dressing art to an emotional clap out for an amazing young man. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. […]
If you notice a sweet, young chocolate lab prancing through the halls of Akron Children’s Hospital, there’s a good chance you just met Chase. Handled by Officer Ramona Caley, Chase is an officer in training with Akron Children’s Hospital’s Department of Public Safety. She’s working to be both a bomb sniffing dog and a therapy […]