What stands out most about Dr. Shannon King? An infectious laugh and great sense of humor. To her, laughter is the best way to relax and connect with others — be it friends, family or patients. That’s why Akron Children’s newest pediatrician at Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics, Green, ensures laughter and compassion are a part […]
From the way we build connections with our patients to the way we push the limits of medicine, working at Akron Children’s Hospital is a one-of-a-kind experience.
Congratulations to Shana Earle, the hospital’s new vice president of professional and support services. In her new role, Shana is responsible for oversight of the organization’s professional services including pharmacy, laboratory, radiology, chaplaincy and support services including nutrition and environmental services. Shana joined Akron Children’s in 2010. Most recently she served as director of finance and business […]
Parents and grandparents, pushing strollers, hauling backpacks and holding the hands of little ones, joined with dozens of nurses and other staff of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for a one-of-a-kind reunion Sunday at Akron Children’s Hospital.It was the first-ever PICU reunion, a special day to reconnect for families and staff, far removed from […]
Akron Children’s Hospital is pleased to welcome Matt Groninger back to the family. Matt, who began his career at the hospital in 2010 as administrative director of the Heart Center and Surgical Subspecialties, most recently served as vice president of ambulatory services for Children’s Hospital of New Orleans. Matt says he is honored to come […]
Akron Children’s is pleased to welcome Mike Mainwaring as vice president of community care. In this role he will be responsible for the Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) practices, Urgent Care, Rehabilitative Services, Adolescent Medicine, Locust Pediatric Care Group, the Children at Risk Evaluation (CARE) Center , Global Health, Sports Medicine, Chronic Care Education and Support, […]
Sara Mennen is a rare kind of nurse. Usually Akron Children’s nurses are either niched in the inpatient or outpatient setting and don’t do much crossover. But, that’s not the case for Sara, who spends 2 days a week as an inpatient float nurse and 2 days a week in the infectious disease clinic. The […]