General News

Adele Luxa Pioneers National Neonatal Therapist Certification

Posted on Dec 29, 2017 in Programs

Adele Luxa was the first pediatric occupational therapist (OT) of the nearly 50 OTs now at Johns Hopkins All Children’s to join the hospital. That was back in December 1987. Fast forward to 2017 and she marked another first—as one of the first acute care rehab specialists in the state of Florida to achieve a new national certification and earn the credentials of Certified Neonatal Therapist, or CNT.

Stories of the Year

Posted on Dec 28, 2017 in General News

As the year comes to an end, we look back to the most popular stories published on HopkinsAllChildrens.org in 2017.

$100,000 Donation Boosts New Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program 

Posted on Dec 27, 2017 in Programs

Teenagers and young adults with cancer often have fertility concerns and other issues. The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Cancer & Blood Disorders Institute will address the special needs of that group with the help of a $100,000 grant from the Chenevert Family Foundation.

Dangerous Toy Story: Baby Swallows Battery

Posted on Dec 22, 2017 in General News

When baby Isabella swallowed a button-sized battery – her life was in danger. Doctors at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital rose to the challenge of the emergency.

30 Years of Support for Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

Posted on Dec 21, 2017 in Foundation

It’s said the best gifts come in small packages. Small (and not-so-small) gifts given across several decades may be even better, adding up to make a difference in many lives. Five Johns Hopkins All Children’s employees were recently honored for 30 years of ongoing contributions to the Employee Giving program, an annual campaign of the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Foundation.

After Life-threatening Swelling on Her Brain, Ashleigh Goes Home for the Holidays

Posted on Dec 20, 2017 in Programs

Ashleigh came to the Emergency Center at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital after a fever that wouldn't break. After learning she had acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, multiple Johns Hopkins All Children’s clinical staff members worked together to provide aggressive care and therapy.

Peggy Bach, R.N., Receives October 2017 DAISY Award

Posted on Dec 19, 2017 in General News

Congratulations to Peggy Bach, R.N., our DAISY Award winner for October 2017. The award is presented monthly to a Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital nurse who exemplifies nursing excellence.

How Baby CPAPs Help Infants Breathe Better and Avoid Lung Issues

Posted on Dec 18, 2017 in Programs

“Everything neonatologists do in the beginning of the baby’s life has a strong impact on their future. It isn’t just about surviving. We want these babies to thrive with great outcomes” - Joana Machry, M.D.

Preparing your Kids for a Successful Holiday Trip

Posted on Dec 18, 2017 in General News

The holidays are a busy time for travel. In some cases, it might be the first trip you take with your children. Joe Perno, M.D., from Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, provides parents with tips to have a smooth holiday trip.

All Kids Wonderland Making the Holiday a Little Brighter for Patients and Families at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

Posted on Dec 15, 2017 in General News

During the holidays, many family members of patients are rarely able to leave the hospital long enough to think about gift shopping. All Kids Wonderland at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital makes the holidays a little brighter by allowing them to exchange tickets for gifts in our wonderland of toys located on campus.

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