Nurses share why they love working at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

At Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, we are celebrating the tremendous care our nurses provide for children and families and their professional accomplishments as a part of our Nurses’ Week celebrations.

We are recognizing our nurses for their demonstration of excellence, quality and innovation in all they do. As chief nursing officer, I’m so proud of what it means to be …Continue reading →

Our expertise in treating heart conditions gives kids like Oliver a chance at life

I’ve worked as a nurse clinician at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin’s Herma Heart Center for 4 years. I love my job and can’t imagine doing anything else.

I’m proud to work at Children’s Hospital because here, I’m part of a team that is dedicated to our patients and their families. The Herma Heart Center staff is always here to support our patients and their families, whether their child has a mild heart issue that he or she will outgrow or complex problems that will require multiple heart procedures. I believe this …Continue reading →

Like you, we believe kids deserve the best

Like all moms, I wanted only the best for my girls as they were growing up. Throughout my career as a health care provider, I tested the quality of my work by asking: would this be good enough for my kids? At Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, we’ve never settled for anything less than the best for kids — and we never will. I consider it an honor to work for …Continue reading →

We can make a difference for kids, but we need your help

Linda Bevec’s daughter, Claire, received a kidney transplant at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin when she was just 10 years old. Going through that experience made Linda realize how important it is to be a voice for children — because often children can’t speak …Continue reading →

Stopping the cycle of violence: Project Ujima and emergency care at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

In the Emergency Department/Trauma Center at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, we offer world-class medical care to children and comfort to families who may be facing the most traumatic situations of their lives. Our team considers it a privilege to support …Continue reading →

Purchase your Milwaukee Admirals charity game tickets to support Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

I recently had an amazing opportunity to meet Emma and Ben who are both patients at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. We hung out together, shot the puck around and talked …Continue reading →

Sam’s story: Newborn and fetal care at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

I’m excited to share Sam’s story, which puts a human face on the capabilities of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. In this video, the Derus family talk about the care we provided Sam and how the odds were stacked against their …Continue reading →

Caring for young athletes with sprains and strains

During the winter months, I see many young athletes who have long-lasting pain and problems from injuries that happened during the summer and fall. In a lot of these …Continue reading →

Your child’s health: What websites, daytime TV shows and your pediatrician have to offer

Parents now have access to an increasing number of resources designed to help them care for their children, including a variety of websites, daytime TV shows, books and magazines. However, it’s important to understand the difference between what those …Continue reading →

How to prevent choking hazards and keep your children safe during the holidays

It is hard to believe that 2012 is almost over and the holidays are right around the corner. This is typically a season when families give and receive a lot of gifts. As someone who works in injury prevention, I know this is also a time when children are at an increased risk …Continue reading →