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ACH Offers Toy Safety Tips for Happy and Healthy Holidays

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Dec. 20, 2013) – The holidays are upon us and along with the carols, hot cocoa and cookies, gift-giving is a favorite activity shared among family and friends. As we shop for that perfect gift for a child, safety should be a ...

Parents and Teens Work Together to Stay Safe on the Road

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Oct. 23, 2013) – Despite major progress in road safety, car crashes continue to be the leading cause of death among teens ages 15-19 in the United States. In its continuing commitment to safety, the Injury Prevention Center at ...

Celebrate National Farm-to-School Month with ACHRI Projects across Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Oct. 7, 2013) – October is National Farm-to-School Month, a time to celebrate with the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute (ACHRI) the connections that are happening all over the country between schools and ...

Arkansas Children’s Hospital Donates Heart-Lung Bypass Machine to the International Children’s Heart Foundation

MEMPHIS, TN (October 2, 2013) – Everyone knows the great work of Arkansas Children's Hospital's efforts to save lives at home but did you know they are active in saving lives abroad? By making a simple donation of equipment to the ...

ACHRI, ACNC Begin Focus on Link between Physiology and Obesity with Addition of New Researcher and Physical Fitness Lab

ACHRI, ACNC Begin Focus on Link between Physiology and Obesity with Addition of New Researcher and Physical Fitness Lab LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Sept. 23, 2013) – Research into childhood obesity will have an integral focus on metabolism and physical ...

Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research Receives $3.5 Million from CDC to Study How Moms’ Prenatal Exposures to Disease, Medications Affect Babie

Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research Receives $3.5 Million from CDC to Study How Moms' Prenatal Exposures to Disease, Medications Affect Babies LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Sept. 19, 2013) – The Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and ...

Students to Complete 11 Public Service Projects in Arkansas

The news release below from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service details the projects that its students will work as part of the program, including one such project taking place on the ACH campus: Eleven teams of Clinton School ...

Northwest & Northeast Arkansas Families Can Find Important Health Resources on Revamped Centers for Children Website

Northwest & Northeast Arkansas Families Can Find Important Health Resources on Revamped Centers for Children Website LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Aug. 19, 2013) — For parents of kids in northwest and northeast Arkansas, finding the best pediatric ...

New President & CEO Marcy Doderer Takes the Helm at ACH

During First Day on the Job Receives "Keys" to the Hospital LITTLE ROCK, ARK. (July 15, 2013) – Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) begins a new era today as Marcy Doderer, FACHE ( Fellow of the American College of Healthcare ...

Cars Can be a Danger Zone: Don’t Leave Kids in Hot Vehicles

Cars Can be a Danger Zone: Don't Leave Kids in Hot Vehicles Interior Heat Rises 15 Degrees Every 9 Minutes LITTLE ROCK, AR. (July 8, 2013) — As temperatures in Arkansas continue to rise, it is difficult to imagine that any parent could ever ...

Fireworks Can Spark Danger; Leave them to the Pros this July 4th

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (July 1, 2013) — Little do parents know, the sparklers they could be handing their child to play with during Fourth of July festivities could create a flame that could feed a dangerous fire. Arkansas Children's Hospital ...

ACH Receives National Recognition for Centennial Documentary

Telly and Communicator Awards Honor "ACH: A Birthday of Birthdays" LITTLE ROCK, ARK. (June 26, 2013) – Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) has received two distinguished national awards for its centennial television documentary, ...

Children’s Healthcare PHO Hires Amanda Hatfield as New Director of Provider Relations

(Little Rock, Ark.) June 24, 2013 – The Children's Healthcare System Physician-Hospital Organization (PHO) has hired Little Rock native Amanda Hatfield as its new director of provider relations. Hatfield, who began serving in the position ...

ACH Receives Echocardiography Accreditation from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (June 18, 2013) — Among the most highly recognized and respected organizations within the medical community, the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) has awarded Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) a renewed ...

Three Schools Receive Awards from Delta Garden Study

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (May 30, 2013) – Three Arkansas schools have been selected to receive $7,000 awards from the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute (ACHRI) Delta Garden Study to support vegetable gardens and garden-based education ...

ACH Participates in USDA Summer Food Service Program Lunches Provided to Low-Income Patients & School-Age Family Members Free of Charge

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (May 29, 2013) – Arkansas Children's Hospital is proud to announce its upcoming participation in the Summer Food Service Program that will begin in June. This program will provide lunches for patient and their school-age ...

ACH Honors Arkansas First Lady, Local Physicians at Ruth Olive Beall & Betty A. Lowe, MD, Awards

LITTLE ROCK, ARK. (April 25, 2013) – Community leaders who have advanced pediatric health care shined Thursday evening at Arkansas Children's Hospital's (ACH) signature recognition ceremony, the Ruth Olive Beall and Betty A. Lowe, MD, ...

Spring Means Time to Review Lawn Mower Safety with Kids

LITTLE ROCK, ARK. (May 7, 2013) – Though summer hasn't even dawned yet, Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) has already treated its first patients with lawn mower injuries. This means that as grass continues to grow through the warm ...

Marcella Doderer Named President & CEO, Arkansas Children’s Hospital; New Leader to Helm Hospital July 15

Little Rock, Arkansas (May 2, 2013) – After an extensive national search, Marcella (Marcy) L. Doderer, FACHE, of San Antonio, Texas, has been named president and chief executive officer for Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH). Doderer will ...

Pilot Project Educates Parents of Newborns about Shaken Baby Syndrome

Educational DVDs Distributed at ACH and UAMS (LITTLE ROCK, AR) April 30, 2013 – A new pilot program put in place at Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is providing Arkansas families ...

ACHRI Scientists Receive $1.3 Million from NIH to Study How Pollutant Affects Children’s Developing Immune Systems

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (April 18, 2013) – The National Institutes of Health have awarded two Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute (ACHRI) scientists $1.3 million to examine how children's developing immune systems are affected by a ...

A Decade of Family-Centered Care Reynolds PICU Marks 10th Anniversary of Extensive Remodel

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (April 15, 2013) – Every minute is sacred inside the Donald W. Reynolds Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH). For a team that cares daily for more than 20 critically ill and injured ...

April Declared All-terrain Vehicle Safety Month in Arkansas

Children Younger than 16 at High Risk for ATV Injury LITTLE ROCK, AR (April 8, 2013) – All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) enjoy great popularity with many Arkansans who use them for farming, hunting and recreation. But riding or operating an ATV comes ...

Arkansas Children’s Hospital to Accept Patients with Aetna Insurance

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (March 12, 2013) – Patients with Aetna health insurance will be able to seek in-network care at Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH) and its clinics starting this month. ACH recently finalized a contract with Aetna that will ...

Garden Funding Available: Delta Garden Study Accepting Applications for Awards to Arkansas Schools

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (Feb. 7, 2013) – Arkansas schools that are interested in building vegetable gardens and starting garden-based education programming for students can apply for funds from the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute ...
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