Live. Learn. & Play: An Arkansas Children's Podcast.

Live. Learn. & Play Podcast

The Live. Learn. and Play Podcast is about the people, places and programs of Arkansas Children's. Our mission at Arkansas Children's is to champion children by making them better today and healthier tomorrow. These podcasts share the emotional stories of hope, hardship and healing from patients, families and team members at Arkansas Children's. We will release new stories once a month so be sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts.

Episode 5: Every Piece of Compassion

In this episode of Live, Learn & Play we sit down with Taylor Long, a nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, to chat about the culture of nursing here at Arkansas Children's, the values of being a nurse, and a behind the scenes look at what makes Arkansas Children's different as a pediatric hospital.

Episode 4: Hearing Mercy

Imagine your child suddenly not being able to hear you, family, friends, or the rest of the outside world. That was the reality for mom Katie Clifton and her five year old child Mercy. In this episode we sat down with Katie to understand what Mercy's diagnosis was, the impact it had on Mercy and her family, and how cochlear implants offered the hope that she would hear again.

Episode 3: Angels in the Air

Happy Nurses Week! Nurses Week runs from May 6th to May 12th! We love our Nurses here at Arkansas Children's and to celebrate we sat down with Angel One Transport Nurse Matt Whaley to discuss his 15 years here at Arkansas Children's, stories from his work, and how Arkansas Children's nurses provide care and hope to children in the state and beyond.

Episode 2: How Arkansas Children's Cleft Lip & Palate Team Helps Kids like Levi Smile

During her 20-week ultrasound, Ashley learned her unborn son had a rare birth defect—a bilateral cleft lip. In our most recent Live, Learn & Play podcast, we sat down with her to talk about Levi's diagnosis and treatment at Arkansas Children’s.

Episode 1: Reed Uekman's mother, Lindsay, details Reed's journey to a new heart and a new life.

Desperate for a heart, not even a hurricane could stop Reed and his family from a new beginning. Hear this little heart warrior's journey from his Mom, Lindsey, in Arkansas Children's first podcast.

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