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Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Company Profile

19:16 EST 22nd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, founded in 1894, is recognized as one of the leading pediatric health care centers in the United States. It is rated No. 3 in the nation by Parents magazine and named one of America's Best Children's Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center verified by the American College of Surgeons. The hospital has been re-designated a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a national honor that recognizes nursing excellence. Private, independent and not-for-profit, the hospital serves children and families from Wisconsin, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, northern Illinois and beyond. Children's Hospital is the flagship member of Children's Hospital and Health System. In 2008, the health system invested more than $114 million back into the community to improve the health status of children. For more information, visit the Web site at www.chw.org.


News Articles [2123 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Freeing up hospital beds—how children can leave hospital sooner

Experts have found that some children with severe infections requiring intravenous (through the vein) (IV) antibiotics, can safely have these at home instead of in hospital. This will help children to...

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to study “Bubble Boy” syndrome

Michael Pulsipher, M.D., of the Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, along with co-principal investigator, Sung-Yun Pai, M.D., of Boston Children’s...

Children's Hospital Colorado awarded $50,000 in research funding

(Children's Hospital Colorado) Children's Hospital Colorado has been approved for a $50,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to support a project on developing...

Kohl’s Donates $800,000 to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin to Support New Mission: Healthy Kids Program

Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) today announced its continued partnership with Children's Hospital of Wisconsin with a donation of $800,000 over the next two years to fund a new progr...

Wisconsin parents charged with starving, abusing 5-year-old

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A northeastern Wisconsin husband and wife starved and abused their adopted 5-year-old son and accused him of manipulating a trip to the hospital so he could "vacation&quo...

Wisconsin governor touts Foxconn plant at UW Hospital

Gov. Scott Walker is touting the potential that a massive Foxconn Technology Group plant could have on Wisconsin's health care industry.

Trained T-cells to target toxic viruses in pediatric patients

(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) Michael Pulsipher, MD, of the Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, along with Michael Keller, MD from Children's Nation...

Tesla restores power at Puerto Rico children's hospital using solar energy

A children’s hospital in Puerto Rico has received solar power to continue operating in the wake of Hurricane Maria thanks to automaker Tesla. The Hospital del Nino in San Juan serves approximately ...

PubMed Articles [4798 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Disparities in Fitness and Physical Activity Among Children.

Adequate physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness aid in the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus and obesity. Large sociodemographic/economic disparities exist for these conditions, which de...

Obesity Prevalence and Health Consequences: Findings From the Survey of the Health of Wisconsin, 2008-2013.

Although the trends in obesity in Wisconsin overall are well described, less is known about characteristics and health consequences of different degrees of obesity. The Survey of the Health of Wiscons...

Tracking the Use of Free Produce Coupons Given to Families and the Impact on Children’s Consumption.

American children typically eat fewer fruits and vegetables than recommended by guidelines. This study examines whether free coupons can increase children’s fruit and vegetable intake at home.

Availability of Definitive Hospital Care for Children.

Timely and efficient access to hospital care is essential for the health and well-being of children. As insurance networks, accountable care organizations, and alternative payment methods evolve, thes...

The Wisconsin Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Initiative: An Example of Statewide Collective Impact.

The Wisconsin Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Initiative (Initiative), established in 2007, seeks to address and prevent obesity in the early care and education system through nutrition and physica...

Clinical Trials [6299 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Survey for Usage Rates of Pertussis Vaccines in the State of Wisconsin

The purpose of this study is to determine during the course of 5 years, the patterns of pertussis vaccine usage by brand and dose among children birth through 59 months of age who have rec...

Pediatric Liver Database

The purpose of this study is to collect data to examine and characterize the clinical outcomes of pediatric patients diagnosed with any liver disease at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

Autonomic Profiles in Pediatric Patients With Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS),Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS), Functional Abdominal Pain (FAP) or Chronic Nausea

Retrospectively review the charts of all children who had heart rate variability, deep breathing test, valsalva maneuver, tilt table test, thermoregulatory sweat testing, quantitative sudo...

Carbon Dioxide Insufflation Versus Conventional Air Insufflation

The safety and effectiveness of esophagogastroduodenoscopy and colonoscopy in the detection of gastrointestinal-tract pathology in children has been established during the last three decad...

Propofol Versus Propofol-Fentanyl as Sedation For Lumbar Puncture in Children With Acute Leukemia/Lymphoma

The hypothesis of the study is that propofol-fentanyl sedation for lumbar punctures in children with acute leukemia/lymphoma results in fewer adverse events than propofol sedation alone. ...

Companies [1797 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, founded in 1894, is recognized as one of the leading pediatric health care centers in the United States. It is rated No. 3 in the nation by Parents magazine and named...

East Tennessee Children's Hospital

Children's Hospital is the only hospital in East Tennessee dedicated exclusively to the care of children. For more than 65 years, Children's Hospital has provided excellent pediatric health care for c...

Children’s Hospital Boston

Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School’s primary pediatric teaching hospital, is a leading source of life-saving care and ground-breaking research for childr...

Kosair Children’s Hospital

For more than a century, Kosair Children’s Hospital and its predecessor hospitals have cared for the children of Kentucky and Southern Indiana without regard to their familie...

All Children's Hospital

Children are the sole focus of All Children's Hospital and its new, million-square-foot St. Petersburg FL campus devoted to pediatric specialty care. The ten-story All Children's Hospital and its adj...

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