CHOC Children’s has tapped a seasoned healthcare leader to further increase performance excellence across the pediatric healthcare system.
CHOC Children’s Hospital received the Get With The Guidelines®-Resuscitation Silver Plus Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer cardiac arrests in the hospital.
CHOC Children’s is one of only 50 pediatric facilities in the nation to earn recognition as a best children’s hospital by U.S. News & World Report. The CHOC specialties honored in the 2019-20 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings include diabetes/endocrinology, cancer, neonatology, neurology/neurosurgery, pulmonology and urology. Cancer ranked in the top 20.
CHOC became one of the first hospitals to use the Abbott Amplatzer Piccolo™ Occluder to treat patent ductus arteriosus or PDA.
Infant and Pediatric Feedings: Guidelines for Preparation of Human Milk and Formula in Health Care Facilities (3rd ed.), received a Hermes Platinum Award