Hospital News

Published on October 25, 2013
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On Oct 22, team members from the Los Angeles Kings made their annual visit to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to kick off a day of giving and fun. The players began their visit by going to individual patient rooms and interacting with patients and family members, while giving... Read More
Published on September 4, 2013
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Michelle, a Riverside, California native, stands near her baby boy Joshua at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, thankful that he is alive and improving in health, thanks to Yuri Genyk MD, the surgeon who performed the procedure and her friend, Trinity. Last month, Trinity donated... Read More
Published on July 13, 2013
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Hazel watches her message go viral on television! Thank you to the compassionate Reddit users who saw this photo and responded with a pizza delivery. If you're on Reddit and have seen the adorable photo below, please help Children's Hospital Los Angeles and patient mom,... Read More
Published on July 2, 2013
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“I can think of no person in California more committed to local, state and national emergency preparation,” says Mary Dee Hacker, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, chief nursing officer and vice president of Patient Care Services at Children’s Hospital. Kathy Stevenson, BSN, RN, PCS,... Read More
Published on February 19, 2013
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Currently, hearing screening is conducted at birth and before a child enters kindergarten. If a hearing problem is missed in the newborn or develops later, the child can have delays in speech, language, and brain development. This could also effect a child’s social skills and... Read More
Published on January 30, 2013
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On Feb. 14, our hospital will be filled with children who won’t be able to trade valentines with their classmates or be home with their families. We are giving you the opportunity to send a special Valentine's Day message to kids at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Visit CHLA.... Read More
Published on January 21, 2013
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In just a few days, Henri Ford, MD, MHA, surgeon-in-chief at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles will fly to his native country, Haiti, to help oversee the distribution of donated pediatric medical equipment, supplies and hospital furniture. The entire shipment is valued at $326,102... Read More
Published on January 8, 2013
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You may have already seen the news but, just in case, we want to share some exciting updates, especially for San Fernando Valley families. If your child is hospitalized at Providence Tarzana Medical Center (PTMC), you’ll not only be getting care from their outstanding pediatric... Read More
Published on December 13, 2012
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The gift of song brightens the spirit and creates hope. Valerie Sun, a former Children’s Hospital Los Angeles bone marrow transplant (BMT) patient, would know. Singing has been a big part of Valerie’s life through singing in church and school choirs during her childhood years... Read More
Published on November 28, 2012
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Searching for toys in mom’s closet and using chore money to buy more toys was on Erin Timperley’s 12-year-old agenda. In 2001, she and her cousins decided to donate toys to kids who were less fortunate. Little did Erin and her cousins know that their 2001 toy drive effort would... Read More
Published on November 20, 2012
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Please join us in congratulating Dylan Prunty, a six-year-old patient, on being our first in-house LEGO Master Builder. Dylan proudly displays a certificate because it was sent to him by fellow LEGO Master Builders and the company’s President. His Certificate of Achievement... Read More
Published on October 29, 2012
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Douglas Vanderbilt, MD, recently consulted for an episode of Glee that is expected to air November 29. Vanderbilt, who works in the Boone Fetter Clinic, first met with the show's writer and director, Ian Brannen, who was creating a scene in which actor Blake Jenner, who plays... Read More
Published on October 16, 2012
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On Oct. 26, the two sides of Children's Hospital Los Angeles' main campus will be connected. And once complete in the coming months, the long-awaited bridge will be the first of its kind to span across famous Sunset Boulevard.“We’re the first hospital in Los Angeles with a... Read More
Published on October 10, 2012
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Physical therapy is an important part of recovery at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Many kids, adolescents and teens are treated in our Physical Therapy Program for a variety of conditions and diagnoses, ranging from infants’ recovery from surgery to traumatic brain injuries... Read More
Published on September 14, 2012
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A nurse turned author. A product of her passion of caring for others. It’s a story that happens often at our hospital and Kathy is one of many who care so much that they refuse to limit their impact to the kids that they see every day because they want to do more. Kathy... Read More
Published on September 10, 2012
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Congratulations to Phan Dang, RN, for her excellence and dedication to the field of nursing and to the patients, families and staff of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. We are pleased to announce she has won a Nurse.com Nursing Excellence Award in the Patient and Staff... Read More
Published on August 21, 2012
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LA's Biggest Fair has teamed up with Children's Hospital Los Angeles for CHLA Day at the L.A. County Fair! You are invited to purchase discounted tickets for the L.A. County Fair. Come out for a day of excitement and fun with your family. The options are endless! CHLA Day at... Read More
Published on August 9, 2012
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Alex Dale, 16, a Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Junior Ambassador and writer and creator of the comedy web series Up In Arms, recently donated $150 to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. The teenage mastermind behind the creation of Up In Arms was diagnosed with Scheuermann... Read More
Published on August 6, 2012
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At the London Olympics, the British have built stellar teams in men’s gymnastics and rowing, but across the pond in Los Angeles, they have Le Giorda quadro cam telefono web ts drug sollievo Dica33. also formed an impressive clinical and scientific research team atChildren’s... Read More
Published on July 19, 2012
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Javier is one of the first members, along with Max Page, of Children's Hospital Los Angeles' Junior Ambassadors Program. Launched this year, the program invites kids and teens to support the hospital by inspiring them to become budding philanthropists, giving them the tools to... Read More

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