Comunicados de Prensa

Joseph Nader Elegido Vicepresidente de la Junta Directiva de Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Joseph Nader, Director General y Asesor de Patrimonio Principal de Calamos Wealth Management, LLC, ha sido elegido Vicepresidente de la Junta Directiva de Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. El Sr. Nader se ha desempeñado en funciones de liderazgo de directorios desde el 2012, y entre esas funciones se incluye presidir los comités de finanzas e inversión del hospital, donde era responsable sobre todos los activos de legados, seguros y planes de pensión. 

03/01/2019

Michael Davis Named President of Pediatric Specialists of America

Michael Davis is the newly elected President of Pediatric Specialists of America. He has been with Nicklaus Children's Health System for nearly a decade having served in various leadership roles including Senior Vice President of Strategy, Business Development & Innovation as well as Vice President of Service Lines and Director of Professional Services.

01/17/2019

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital obtiene su cuarto reconocimiento Magnet® a la excelencia en enfermería

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital ha recibido el reconocimiento Magnet de parte de Magnet Recognition Program® del American Nurses Credentialing Center por cuarta vez consecutiva. Desde enero de 2019, Nicklaus Children’s es uno de los únicos seis hospitales infantiles del país en haber recibido una cuarta designación Magnet.

01/10/2019

El cirujano de la columna vertebral reconocido internacionalmente, Dr. Thomas J. Errico, se une al Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

El Dr. Thomas J. Errico se ha unido al Centro para Trastornos de Columna Vertebral y PSA (Especialistas pediátricos de América) del programa de cirugía ortopédica del Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, la práctica de grupos de especialidades múltiples del Nicklaus Children’s Health System.

01/07/2019

Ganadores del premio DAISY de enfermería 2018

El premio DAISY es un programa nacional que recompensa la excelencia en enfermería. Fue creado por la Fundación DAISY para reconocer las habilidades clínicas, la compasión extraordinaria y la atención que demuestran los enfermeros todos los días. El premio se entrega todos los meses a un enfermero sobresaliente en más de 237 hospitales de los Estados Unidos. Los ganadores del premio DAISY personifican la experiencia del paciente destacable que ofrece Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Estas personas demuestran excelencia constantemente a través de su experiencia clínica, servicio extraordinario, y atención compasiva, y son reconocidos como modelos destacados a seguir en la comunidad de enfermería.

12/28/2018

Dr. Narendra Kini Elected to Serve on Transition Advisory Committee on Health and Wellness

Dr. Narendra Kini, CEO of Nicklaus Children’s Health System, has been elected by Governor-elect Ron DeSantis to serve as an advisor on the Transition Advisory Committee on Health and Wellness, a group of 50 health care experts from a variety of different medical fields across Florida’s health care system.

12/13/2018

Michelle Boggs es nombrada presidente de la Fundación de Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Michelle Boggs supervisará las operaciones de la fundación, que recauda fondos para apoyar el trabajo de la organización sin fines de lucro Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, el hospital especializado en pediatría líder de la región.

12/13/2018

Nicklaus Children’s Health System es Elegido Ganador de la lista Training Top 125 del 2019 por el Decimo.° Año Consecutivo

Por 12 años, Nicklaus Children’s Health System ha sido incluido por la revista Training en su lista Training Top 125, que clasifica a las compañías que ofrecen excelencia en programas de capacitación y desarrollo patrocinados por empleadores.

12/05/2018

Nicklaus Children's Verified as a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center By The American College of Surgeons

Nicklaus Children's is the only facility in South Florida verified as a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center. Verification as a pediatric facility by the ACS demonstrates our continued commitment to delivering the highest quality care to the children and families we serve.

11/19/2018

Matthew A. Love Joins Nicklaus Children's Health System as Chief Financial Officer

Nicklaus Children's Health System welcomes Matthew A. Love as Chief Financial Officer. He will oversee all health system financial responsibilities including treasury, financial and capital planning, managed care, accounting, payroll, property accounting and supply chain management.

11/08/2018

Neural-Enabled Prosthetic Hand (NEPH) System Developed at FIU restores sensation to first human subject

The NEPH system, developed at Florida International University by Ranu Jung and her Adaptive Neural Systems Laboratory team, restores a sense of touch/grasp force and hand opening by stimulating sensory nerve fibers in the residual limb with fine wires implanted inside nerves. Implantation of the device was performed by Dr. Aaron Berger and his team from Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Berger is a hand and peripheral nerve surgeon who holds an appointment in FIU’s Department of Biomedical Engineering. 

11/06/2018

Nicklaus Children's Health System Named 2018 CHIME HealthCare's Most Wired Recipient

Nicklaus Children's Health System has been recognized in the “Most Wired” ranking since 2013, and is currently the number one ranked hospital amongst a list of more than 250 across the nation. This award recognizes hospitals and health systems that are at the forefront of using healthcare IT to improve the delivery of care, have maximized the benefits of foundational technologies, and are embracing new technologies that support population management and value-based care.

11/02/2018

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Wins DNV GL Healthcare's Innovation of the Year Award

Nicklaus Children's Hospital has been awarded DNV GL Healthcare's Innovation of the Year award for the development and implementation of an automated crash cart management solution that has dramatically enhanced patient care and efficiency at the 309-bed freestanding children’s hospital and its network of outpatient centers. 

10/24/2018

NCHS Participates in the Day in the Life of a Nurse Program

This annual event provides high school students with an introduction to the world of nursing. Students and teachers learn about the many career opportunities available within the nursing profession.

10/22/2018

Nicklaus Children's Health System Wins Prestigious Award from the Association of Talent Development

Nicklaus Children's Health System (NCHS) has received a 2018 BEST Award from the Association for Talent Development (ATD). The health system is ranked 12th out of only 45 winning organizations from around the world recognized for using innovative strategies to drive impact and solve business challenges through talent development practices. 

10/08/2018

El destacado neurocirujano pediátrico, Dr. Gregory W. Hornig, se une a Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

El destacado neurocirujano pediátrico, Dr. Gregory W. Hornig, se ha incorporado a la División de Neurocirugía Pediátrica del Instituto del Cerebro de Nicklaus Children’s Hospital y a PSA (Pediatric Specialists of America), el consultorio colectivo de especialidades múltiples de Nicklaus Children’s Health System.

09/20/2018

Nicklaus Children’s Appoints Frank Garcia Vice President of Operations

Frank Garcia has been appointed Vice President of Operations for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, responsible for overseeing the Emergency Department, LifeFlight Critical Care Transport Program, as well as the radiology, laboratory and pharmacy services for the 289-bed pediatric specialty hospital. In this role Mr. Garcia oversees nearly 500 staff members within the health system.

07/02/2018

Standard and Poor’s otorga a Nicklaus Children’s Health System la calificación A+

Nicklaus Children’s es evaluado desde el punto de vista financiero todos los años y ha recibido una calificación A+ los últimos siete años. 

06/29/2018

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital receives two 2018 South Florida Parenting Kids Crown Awards

Kids Crown winners are nominated and chosen annually by the readers of South Florida Parenting. This year, the magazine received thousands of votes identifying readers’ favorite places and things to do in South Florida. 

06/27/2018

Seis programas especializados de Nicklaus Children’s Hospital vuelven a ser seleccionados entre los mejores del país

Los servicios especializados en pediatría de Nicklaus Children’s Hospital volvieron a ser clasificados entre los mejores del país. Ningún otro hospital de Florida tiene más programas pediátricos en esta lista de clasificación.

06/26/2018

Noticias Recientes

2017 Annual Report
2017 was another remarkable year for Nicklaus Children's Health System. We forged new national collaborations to expand service offerings and innovation. We weathered an intense storm season, providing relief for families requiring medical care during and in the aftermath of major hurricanes. And we unified our organization under a new health system name, while continuing to expand our footprint in the region through our growing ambulatory network. Click to read the full 2017 report to the community.
Colorectal Center goes on mission trip to Peru
Juan Calisto, MD, and Raquel Pasarón, APRN, from the Nicklaus Children’s Colorectal Center care team recently participated in a mission trip to Peru to deliver collaborative care to 19 children affected by complex colorectal conditions, as well as provide education and onsite training of local pediatric surgeons. Nicklaus Children’s was one of only four organizations invited to participate in the program, which was sponsored by Red De Corazones and the Instituto Nacional de Salud del Niño in Lima, Peru.
The Arterial Switch Operation: A Single Surgeon, Single Center Experience: 2001-2019
The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital remains dedicated to providing the very best and safest experience for patients undergoing congenital heart surgery. Today we report 18 years of outcomes for patients undergoing the arterial switch operation for complete transposition of the great arteries who were operated by Dr. Redmond Burke.