Tag: Children’s Hospital

Children being increasingly treated at children’s, not general, hospitals

Editor's Note A new study finds that children are now much more likely to be treated at children’s hospitals concentrated in a few locations as opposed to general hospitals, JAMA Network October 30 reports. This represents a dramatic shift that has taken place over the past 20 years, according to…

Read More

By: Brita Belli
November 14, 2023
Share

Improving anesthesia emissions at Seattle Children’s, nationwide

Editor's Note The sustainability team at Seattle Children's Hospital has reduced anesthesia-related emissions by 87%, a Becker's Hospital Review October 26 webinar reported. According to the webinar presenters, the team at Seattle Children's first gathered electronic medical record (EHR) data from their anesthesia gas machines, then implemented steps to limit…

Read More

By: Brita Belli
October 23, 2023
Share

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center earns top honors in US News Best Children's Hospital Honor Roll

Cincinnati Children’s Hosptial Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio, was ranked the nation’s top hospital by US News & World Report in its 2023-2024 Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals. Best Children’s Hospital Honor Roll: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio Boston Children’s Hospital, Massachusetts Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, Texas…

Read More

By: Lindsay Botts
June 21, 2023
Share

US hospitals see increases in invasive strep A infections

Editor's Note US Children’s hospitals are seeing a surge in invasive group A strep infections, NBC News reported on December 14, December 15 Becker’s Hospital Review reports. Physicians in Arizona, Colorado, Texas and Washington told NBC that they are detecting higher numbers of cases compared to past years, with Texas…

Read More

By: Bridget Brown
December 15, 2022
Share
Live chat by BoldChat