Focus on Diversity
percent of Boston children are African American, Latino or Asian.
Many patient families speak little or no English. Children’s is
committed to providing great care for all of them.
Facing disparities in health care
Interpreters practice the art of being
New staff and resources for cultural
Program helps teens navigate parenthood
Growing up, Tiesha Hughes watched her mother—who’d had her first
child at 14—struggle to raise five kids.
New publication, directions and campus map
The Department of Public Affairs has created new tools that showcase
the missions of the hospital... and that show visitors how to find
Children's Pharmacy Department demands the highest degree of accuracy.
With lives at stake, mistakes are not an option.
My daughter has been a patient at Children’s on a number of occasions
in her four years of life. About a month ago...
Children’s caregivers honored for their compassionate touch
On October 23, two Children’s staff members were named finalists
for the prestigious 2003 Compassionate Caregiver of the Year Award
JCAHO survey will include criteria not evaluated in previous years
It’s nearly that time again: beginning December 8, the Joint Commission
on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) will spend
five days conducting Children’s accreditation survey
system changes continue with records tracking
Beginning November 15, the computerized medical records systems
at Children’s are set to join the scheduling system as part of the
integrated software solution known as EPIC.
Pizza for your thoughts?
We’re inviting staff and employees to
join a discussion over pizza and goodies every month.