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Boston Children's has launched the world's 1st program dedicated to offering hand transplants to children who qualify.
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#1 Pediatric Children’s Teaching Hospital in the Country - U.S. News
Boston Children’s Department of Nursing is committed to advancing education and professional development in the hospital, within our Community of Care and around the world.
At Boston Children's, Nursing is governed by Patient Care, led by Laura J. Wood, DNP, MS, RN, chief nursing officer and senior vice president of Patient Care. Wood brings a unique perspective to Boston Children’s system of care through her blended background in pediatric nursing, improvement science, health care information technology and quality and safety.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) designates the hospital as a Magnet facility. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes health care organizations for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice.
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has awarded Boston Children's Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) — for a second time — a gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence. This award recognizes individual critical care units that meet rigid evidence-based criteria for excellence in patient outcomes, care quality, patient safety, interdisciplinary care quality, innovation and family centered care. Learn more about Boston Children's patient care awards and recognition by clicking here.
The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”