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February 2013
Mahoning Valley nurses honored for reduced blood stream infections

Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley is one of six hospitals nationally that received the NDNQI award for Outstanding Nursing Quality® from the American Nurses Association. Nurses at our Beeghly campus were recognized for their work on reducing blood stream infection rates in infants, a leading cause of death for premature babies. Read more

Haynes Robinson, MD, receives Distinguished Service Award


Dr. Haynes Robinson, founder of Akron Children's genetic center and co-director of the fetal treatment center, recently received the hospital's Distinguished Service Award as well as a Summit Award from the Summit County Historical Society to honor his countless achievements. Learn more about Dr. Robinson's distinguished career in this Q & A.

Akron Children’s tweets ear surgery

On Feb. 13, Akron Children’s was tweeting from the operating room as 20-month old Jordan Pollock had surgery to insert ear tubes and have his adenoids removed. Follow the surgery

Akron radiothon raises $663,865

Thanks to our Change Bandits, WKDD, volunteers and supporters who made the 14th annual “Have a Heart, Do Your Part” radiothon a success! The event, which took place Feb. 7-9, raised $663,865 for the hospital. Read more

Akron Children's Hospital
Calendar of Events
American Girl® Model Call

March 3, 6 and 9, 2013
Times vary
Beeghly campus, Building C
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Kent State University Flash-a-Thon

April 6, 2013
10 a.m.
KSU Student Recreation and Wellness Center
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32 most memorable moments of 2012

Akron Children’s Hospital had a lot to celebrate in 2012, including increasing U.S. News & World Report rankings for Best Children’s Hospitals. Revisit some of the highlights and achievements from last year. Read more

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