Children's Hospital of San Antonio http://tpr.org en Children's Hospital Announces Innovative Culinary Health & Education Program http://tpr.org/post/childrens-hospital-announces-innovative-culinary-health-education-program <p><a href="http://chofsa.org/" target="_blank">Children's Hospital of San Antonio</a> is developing unique friendships that leaders there hope will help lead the way in the reduction of obesity and get people on a healthy eating path.</p><p>On Wednesday, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System President and CEO Pat Carrier announced the creation of the culinary health and education program that will do three things:&nbsp;</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:38:06 +0000 Ryan Loyd 32844 at http://tpr.org Children's Hospital Announces Innovative Culinary Health & Education Program New Pediatric Guidelines Suggest Testing Teens For Depression http://tpr.org/post/new-pediatric-guidelines-suggest-testing-teens-depression <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The American Academy of Pediatrics released new guidelines this week for regular wellness check-ups for children. O</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">ne major recommendation is an automatic screening for depression for healthy teenagers and adolescents.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The screening for pediatric depression guidelines are based on recent research that shows early intervention can make a difference for teenagers who show early signs of depression.</span></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:36:34 +0000 Eileen Pace 27333 at http://tpr.org New Pediatric Guidelines Suggest Testing Teens For Depression San Antonio Hospitals Begin Sharing Medical Records Online http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-hospitals-begin-sharing-medical-records-online <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Local healthcare officials gathered at the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Tuesday to announce a new program that will digitize the medical records of every patient in its hospital and every hospital in the San Antonio region.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The information is designed to be shared in real time with other hospitals and eventually, all of the patient’s doctors and the patients themselves.</span></p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:05:16 +0000 Eileen Pace 21818 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Hospitals Begin Sharing Medical Records Online UTHSC & Methodist Reach Memorandum For Children's Hosptial http://tpr.org/post/uthsc-methodist-reach-memorandum-childrens-hosptial <p>The competition to bring a world class children’s hospital to San Antonio took another dramatic turn today as the UT Health Science Center and Methodist Health Care announced they had signed an Memorandum of Understanding.&nbsp;</p><p>The&nbsp;UTHSC&nbsp;and the Methodist Children’s hospital make a natural fit -- since they are already right across from each other on Medical Drive in the city’s Medical Center.</p><p>Dr. Bill&nbsp;Henrich, president of the Health Science Center, said the medical match up goes beyond to two institution’s proximity.</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:45:24 +0000 David Martin Davies 18060 at http://tpr.org UTHSC & Methodist Reach Memorandum For Children's Hosptial Deal To Build New Children's Hospital In Medical Center Collapses http://tpr.org/post/deal-build-new-childrens-hospital-medical-center-collapses <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The deal that would bring a state-of-the-art academic children's hospital to the San Antonio Medical Center has collapsed.</span></p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 13:04:11 +0000 Eileen Pace 15776 at http://tpr.org Deal To Build New Children's Hospital In Medical Center Collapses Children's Hospital Of San Antonio Gets $319,000 Donation http://tpr.org/post/childrens-hospital-san-antonio-gets-319000-donation <p>The <a href="http://chofsa.org/">Children’s Hospital of San Antonio</a> is the beneficiary of a six-week fundraising campaign by Walmart and Sam’s Club. The annual campaign raised more than $319,482 for the children’s hospital.</p><p>The ongoing partnership with the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital ran from May 7 through June 21 in all the store's locations through San Antonio and South Texas.</p><p>The nationwide campaign raised more than $40 million through the in-store donations, which will go toward equipment and therapy programs for children who become seriously ill.</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 21:10:50 +0000 Eileen Pace 14714 at http://tpr.org Children's Hospital Of San Antonio Gets $319,000 Donation Medical Partnership Increasing Children's Care Options In San Antonio http://tpr.org/post/medical-partnership-increasing-childrens-care-options-san-antonio <p>Baylor College of Medicine has now taken over clinical responsibility at Children's Hospital of San Antonio, which is owned by Christus Santa Rosa.</p><p>Believing the need for pediatric care is on the rise, Christus Santa Rosa Health System President Patrick Carrier said children's services are an important part of the health system's care ministry. It started providing pediatric services in 1874. In 1917, the first hospital wing dedicated to pediatrics opened.</p><p>Carrier said in 1959 the first hospital for children in San Antonio opened.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 21:23:11 +0000 Ryan Loyd 14435 at http://tpr.org Medical Partnership Increasing Children's Care Options In San Antonio Children's Hospital Of San Antonio Announces Major Partnership http://tpr.org/post/childrens-hospital-san-antonio-announces-major-partnership <p>The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio has formally partnered the with Baylor College of Medicine and the Texas Children’s Hospital.</p><p>"We now have world class partners who are recognized for the excellence of care they give," said <a href="http://www.christushealth.org/" target="_blank">CHRISTUS Health</a> Regional CEO Pat Carrier.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.texaschildrens.org/" target="_blank">Texas Children’s Hospital</a> will provide clinical expertise, and Baylor will employ, recruit and monitor the physicians.</p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 17:08:49 +0000 Joey Palacios 7255 at http://tpr.org Children's Hospital Of San Antonio Announces Major Partnership