Mon, September 26, 2011

Anita Swamy, MD, Discusses Asthma and Diabetes in Children

The reason asthma complicates pediatric diabetes care is an area that requires more research, according to Anita Swamy, pediatric endocrinologist and medical director at Chicago Children's Diabetes Center at La Rabida Children's Hospital.   Swamy's comments appeared Read more...

Thu, September 22, 2011

La Rabida's Chief Nurse applauds the Nurse Physician Partnership

Aden Henry, vice president of patient services at La Rabida Children's Hospital, recently praised the partnership between hospital nurses and physicians. A Scrubsmag.com article prompted Henry's remarks. La Rabida Pediatric Endocrinologist Anita Swamy was quoted in "Doctor Read more...

Thu, September 15, 2011

State Official Visits La Rabida Children's Hospital

La Rabida Children's Hospital welcomed Julie Hamos, director of the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS),  during a recent hospital visit.  HFS is the state's Medicaid agency. Read more...

Thu, September 15, 2011

John Athamanah Grazes

La Rabida Food Services Manager John Athamanah, RD, shares his secrets for keeping the Read more...

Thu, September 08, 2011

La Rabida Expert Quoted in National Sensory Integration Disorder Story

Susan Hill, OTR/L, an occupational therapist, discusses sensory integration disorder in the September issue of ADVANCE for PT/Rehab Medicine.   In "Through Their Eyes," Hill explains La Rabida Children's Hospital's team approach to providing individual Read more...

Thu, September 08, 2011

Lisa Thornton, MD, Discusses Unvaccinated Children on Today Show

Lisa Thornton, MD, pediatric rehabilitative expert at La Rabida Children's Hospital, recently discussed the dangers of unvaccinated children on NBC's Today Show.  In the Today's Health segment, Thornton explains that a growing number of physicians are refusing to treat children who Read more...