Day in the life: Marjorie
an institution that moves and grows as fast as Childrens does,
Marjorie OKane has been a model of constancy. But after delaying
her retirement for two years to heed the call of duty, this 43-year
Childrens employee whos served as executive assistant
to the president for over two decades retired from the hospital
at the end of January.
Web opens window to the world
Thanks to a project that gives patients access to the Internet right
in their rooms, patients and families on 6 West can now be in better
touch with friends and family, stay more connected to schoolwork,
and enjoy computer games and other downloads...
Children’s ranked in Child magazine's
In its February issue, Child magazine names Childrens Hospital
Boston one of the 10 best pediatric hospitals in the United Statesyet
another public recognition of the top-notch care provided here at
Childrens recently installed automated external defibrillators
in five hospital locations. The virtually foolproof devices allow
almost anyone to provide emergency assistance to an adult who suffers
King's dream alive
Childrens celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jan.16
with a special program in Enders Auditorium and also honored Vivian
Barringer, applications specialist in ISD, and Shari Nethersole,
MD, a pediatrician in the PHA, as Childrens 2003 Black Achievers...
...the night before you operated on Matthew for the first time,
you explained to us that given the severity of his defect he wouldnt
have survived five years earlier. Every day we have him in our lives
we are truly blessed for all youve given us....
Daryn Liu is an 18-year-old high school senior who volunteered
on 9 East and CAT/CR at Childrens Hospital last summer. As
part of a class project, he wrote this essay about his experiences....