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Nicklaus Children's Hospital Pediatric Specialty Services Again Ranked Among the Best in the Nation

junio 15, 2021 – Five Nicklaus Children's Hospital specialty programs are again identified among the best in the nation, according to U.S.News & World Report’s 2021-22 “Best Children’s Hospitals” rankings. Nicklaus Children's has more ranked pediatric programs than any other hospital in Florida.

New Leading-Edge Treatment for Leukemia Now Offered at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

junio 10, 2021 – Nicklaus Children's Hospital is one of the only hospitals in Florida, and the first pediatric hospital in South Florida, to offer the latest immune cell treatment for children and adolescents with certain types of leukemia. The Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at Nicklaus Children's Hospital is authorized to deliver the FDA-approved CAR T-cell therapy to the pediatric population. 

Dr. Jennifer Mccafferty-Fernandez Promoted to Vice President Of Strategy and External Affairs, Chief of Staff at Nicklaus Children's Health System

junio 07, 2021 – Dr. Jennifer McCafferty-Fernandez has been promoted to vice president of strategy and external affairs, chief of staff at Nicklaus Children’s Health System. In this role, she oversees the Office of the CEO, encompassing government and community affairs, corporate responsibility, innovation, strategy, and marketing and corporate communications.

From the Operating Room to the Classroom; Healthcare Technology on Display for College Students

junio 03, 2021 – During a two-day demonstration held in April at the University of Florida, anatomy students were able to observe and dissect 3D printed organs, including 40 heart models donated by Stratasys, maker of the J750 Digital Anatomy ™ Printer. The students also had the opportunity to see and learn about the structures of the heart up close with the ApoQlar HoloLens2 mixed-reality glasses.

Nicklaus Children's Hospital es reconocido como NYSS Champion por promover la participación en los deportes juveniles

abril 26, 2021 – La Oficina de Prevención de Enfermedades y Promoción de la Salud (Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, ODPHP) del Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos (Department of Health and Human Services, HHS) de los EE. UU. se complace en reconocer a Nicklaus Children’s Hospital como National Youth Sports Strategy (NYSS) Champion. Como NYSS Champion, Nicklaus Children’s ha demostrado su compromiso de apoyar las oportunidades deportivas seguras, divertidas, inclusivas, apropiadas para el desarrollo y accesibles para los jóvenes.

Nicklaus Children's Innovates with Latest Immersive Technology to Support Planning of Congenital Heart Procedures and Medical Education

abril 08, 2021 – Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is taking a lead globally in using the latest immersive technology to advance surgical care planning, and patient education. The hospital’s Cardiovascular Surgery Advanced Projects Laboratory (CSAPL) is now using emerging mixed reality technology to support planning of complex congenital heart procedures and help patient families visualize how the surgical team will conduct repairs. The technology is also being used to support clinical classroom learning in association with medical education partners.

Nicklaus Children’s y Kohl’s se asocian para brindar asistencia alimentaria durante la pandemia

marzo 23, 2021

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital y Kohl’s Cares brindan asistencia alimentaria durante la pandemia a las familias de los pacientes con un nuevo programa piloto que ayuda a las familias que reúnen los requisitos a comprar comestibles saludables. Hasta el momento, casi 200 familias de pacientes han recibido asistencia desde que comenzó la iniciativa de la despensa comunitaria GiveMe5 de Nicklaus Children’s en enero de este año.

Nicklaus Children's Hospital's Heart Program Renamed to Heart Institute

marzo 23, 2021 – The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital is changing its name to the Heart Institute, a name that conveys its commitment and dedication to offering the next level of clinical care to children and families everywhere.

Nicklaus Children's Health System Appoints Three New Board Members

marzo 10, 2021 – Nicklaus Children’s Health System, parent organization of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, has appointed three new members to its board of directors. Joining the panel are Alex Krys, Carlos Perez-Abreu and Miguel Sosa, all recognized business leaders who contribute significantly to the South Florida community.

Nicklaus Children's ofrece la vacuna contra la Covid-19 a niños y jóvenes en riesgo

marzo 05, 2021 – Nicklaus Children’s Hospital anunció la disponibilidad de la vacuna Pfizer-BioNTech para niños y jóvenes de Florida de 16 a 21 años de edad que actualmente están bajo el cuidado de médicos o especialistas por enfermedades que los Centros para el Control de las Enfermedades (CDC, Centers for Disease Control) indican que representan un riesgo mayor de enfermedad grave asociada con la COVID-19.

Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo Team Up With Nicklaus Children's Hospital for the #Nicklaus4Kids 50/50 Campaign

febrero 16, 2021 – A lucky fan will win a life-changing cash prize in support of the Nicklaus Children's Patient Assistance Fund

Baptist Health South Florida and Nicklaus Children's Health System Begin Pediatric Emergency Care Collaboration

febrero 04, 2021 – Nicklaus Children's Health System and Baptist Health South Florida – two of South Florida's leading healthcare providers – have activated a previously announced agreement to expand collaboration related to pediatric care. Effective this week, the 24-hour pediatric emergency departments at Baptist Hospital and Homestead Hospital are staffed by Nicklaus Children's Pediatric Specialists (NCPS) physicians.

Jackie Gonzalez, reconocida líder de enfermería, se retira del Nicklaus Children's Health System

enero 12, 2021 – Después de 41 años de distinguido liderazgo en el Nicklaus Children's Health System, Jackie Gonzalez, vicepresidenta sénior y directora de enfermería del sistema de salud, ha anunciado su jubilación. La Sra. Gonzalez es reconocida a nivel nacional e internacional por su prolongado liderazgo y compromiso con la atención y seguridad de los pacientes.

Chad A. Perlyn Named President of Nicklaus Children's Pediatric Specialists

enero 08, 2021 – Chad A. Perlyn, MD, PhD, FACS, FAAP, has been named president of Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists (NCPS), the physician-led multispecialty group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System.

Helenemarie Blake Joins Nicklaus Children's Health System as Vice President and Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer

enero 04, 2021 – Helenemarie Blake has been appointed vice president and chief compliance and privacy officer at Nicklaus Children’s Health System.

Nicklaus Children’s Health System (NCHS) Recognized as a Platinum and Gold Award Recipient by eHealthcare Leadership Awards

diciembre 08, 2020 – Nicklaus Children’s Health System (NCHS) was honored during the 21st annual eHealthcare Leadership Awards with a Platinum Recognition for Best Social Media, and a Gold Recognition for Best Healthcare Content. Platinum Recognition is the highest level of achievement bestowed by the annual awards program, which highlights the very best websites and digital communications from a broad spectrum of healthcare organizations.

Kara Marante Promoted to Vice President and Chief People Officer for Nicklaus Children's Health System

noviembre 12, 2020

Kara Marante has been promoted to vice president and chief people officer for Nicklaus Children’s Health System after serving as the organization’s interim chief talent officer for the past several months.

Dr. Jefry Biehler Appointed Executive Medical Director of Quality for Nicklaus Children's Health System

noviembre 10, 2020

Dr. Jefry Biehler has been appointed executive medical director of quality for Nicklaus Children’s Health System (NCHS), parent organization of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. In this role, Dr. Biehler will drive optimization of patient outcomes by advancing evidence-based quality care initiatives throughout the health system.


Dr. Marcos Mestre Appointed Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Nicklaus Children's Hospital

octubre 27, 2020 – Dr. Marcos Mestre has been appointed vice president and chief medical officer for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. In this role, he will advance collaboration among the 309-bed pediatric specialty hospital’s clinical and administrative leadership, and community physicians to ensure quality clinical care and operational efficiency.

Nicklaus Children's recibe el premio Pinnacle of Excellence Award® por el logro de un alto nivel de experiencia del paciente

octubre 01, 2020 – Nicklaus Children’s Hospital recibió el premio Pinnacle of Excellence Award® de Press Ganey de 2020 en la categoría Experiencia del paciente.