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Congress must preserve vital lifeline to pediatric health care - Seattle Times



Seattle Times
 
Congress must preserve vital lifeline to pediatric health care 
Seattle Times
Budget director Mick Mulvaney holds a copy of President Donald Trump's proposed fiscal 2018 federal budget, which proposed deep cuts in safety-net programs, including Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program. (Andrew Harnik / The ...
Bill to Rescue Children's Health Program Hits Snag in House New York Times

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Golisano donation will help build Pediatric Behavioral Health & Wellness Center - Rochester Business Journal



Golisano donation will help build Pediatric Behavioral Health & Wellness Center 
Rochester Business Journal
University of Rochester Medicine will build a new Pediatric Behavioral Health & Wellness Center, thanks in part to a $5 million pledge from philanthropist Thomas Golisano. The new building will be the primary outpatient location for the Golisano ...

 


Connecticut Children's Welcomes New President, Chief Operating Officer - Hartford Courant



Hartford Courant
 
Connecticut Children's Welcomes New President, Chief Operating Officer 
Hartford Courant
Last month, the hospital rejected an offer to merge with Yale-New Haven Health that would have created one of the largest pediatric hospitals in the country. Shmerling said maintaining such a hospital's independence was a priority, and the two groups ...

 


Golisano gives $5M to URMC for pediatric behavioral health center - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle



Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
 
Golisano gives $5M to URMC for pediatric behavioral health center 
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Billionaire businessman and philanthropist Tom Golisano is donating $5 million to help build a new Pediatric Behavioral Health & Wellness Center, officials announced Thursday. The new building will allow University of Rochester Medical Center to expand ...
Golisano gives $5 million for new pediatric behavioral health and ... WXXI News

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Children's National Health System wins HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award for pediatric concussion care - Healthcare IT News



Healthcare IT News
 
Children's National Health System wins HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award for pediatric concussion care 
Healthcare IT News
Washington, D.C.-based Children's National Health System on Wednesday won a HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award for its pediatric concussion care initiatives. ?This recognition represents over 10 years of hard work from hundreds of staff here at Children's ...

 


All-Time High for Obesity; Aortic Stenosis AUC; Prognosticating Cardiac Arrest - MedPage Today



MedPage Today
 
All-Time High for Obesity; Aortic Stenosis AUC; Prognosticating Cardiac Arrest 
MedPage Today
But data on more than 1,600 such infants in the Pediatric Health Information System suggested that the 7% with each chromosomal developmental disorder who got surgery had 45% and 65% lower likelihood of in-hospital mortality compared with trisomy 13 ...

 


Correspondence on the Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery Rankings - U.S. News & World Report (blog)



U.S. News & World Report (blog)
 
Correspondence on the Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery Rankings 
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Editor's note: After the publication of the 2017-18 Best Children's Hospitals rankings, we received the following letter from several pediatric cardiac surgeons regarding a methodology change made this year in the Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery ...

 


Social Determinants of Health and Hospital Readmission - AAP News



Social Determinants of Health and Hospital Readmission 
AAP News
We share the perspectives of the patient's mother, the primary care physician, and a pediatric resident involved in the hospitalization and offer suggestions for collaborative interventions to prevent potentially avoidable hospital readmissions that ...

 


Sunrise Children's Foundation Celebrates 25 Years with Anniversary Gala, 10.21 - Nevada Business Magazine



Sunrise Children's Foundation Celebrates 25 Years with Anniversary Gala, 10.21 
Nevada Business Magazine
Sunrise Children's Foundation, is a non-profit corporation organized solely for pediatric health and education. Founded in 1993, SCF delivers a full scope of services from birth to five and provides a comprehensive continuum of care to ensure that ...

 


Fighting Chronic Disease Starts with Better Pediatric Care - Harvard Business Review



Harvard Business Review
 
Fighting Chronic Disease Starts with Better Pediatric Care 
Harvard Business Review
The United States spends 40% more per patient than other developed countries but suffers the worse overall health outcomes. There is general consensus that a major solution lies in better managing and preventing adult chronic diseases such as diabetes ...