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Children’s Minnesota launches multidisciplinary Gender Health Program for transgender and gender-diverse youth

Children’s Minnesota announced that it is launching an exclusively pediatric, multidisciplinary Gender Health Program that will provide comprehensive care for youth who identify as transgender or gender-diverse. Children’s joins only about a dozen hospitals in the nation with a program dedicated to providing specialized care and support for youth and their families.

Children’s Minnesota supports asthma management in schools through its $500,000 grant from Kohl’s Cares

Children’s Minnesota is using a $500,000, two-year grant from Kohl’s Cares to provide resources to Minneapolis and St. Paul Public Schools and the KIPP charter school.

James C. Burroughs II joins Children’s Minnesota as chief equity and inclusion officer

Children’s Minnesota is pleased to welcome James C. Burroughs II, JD, as its new chief equity and inclusion officer.

Children’s Minnesota attains Level I Children’s Surgery Center verification by the American College of Surgeons

Children’s Minnesota has been verified as a Level I Children’s Surgery Center by the American College of Surgeons Children’s Surgery Verification Quality Improvement Program (ACS CSV).

Kimberly Welch joins Children’s Minnesota as vice president of marketing and communications

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – (Dec. 3, 2018) – Children’s Minnesota is pleased to welcome Kimberly Welch as its new vice president of marketing and communications, effective Dec. 3.

Children’s Minnesota names Pam VanHazinga as next chief nursing officer and vice president patient care services

Children’s Minnesota (Children’s) is pleased to announce Pam VanHazinga, MBA, BSN, RN, as its new chief nursing officer (CNO) and vice president of patient care services.

First ever “Walk for Amazing” raises $332,414 for Children’s Minnesota

Emceed by Cities 97 DJ (and parent of a Children’s patient) Paul Fletcher, the event brought together thousands in support of all care programs at the nation’s seventh-largest pediatric health system.

Regina Hospital begins virtual care Birth Center partnership with Children’s Minnesota

Hastings, MINN. (May 15, 2018) — When something unexpected happens to your baby, it feels like the world should come to a standstill. You want every person, every resource and every tool possible to care for your newborn. Thanks to a new partnership with Children’s Minnesota, one of the largest and most regarded pediatric health systems in the country, Regina Hospital, part of Allina Health, can now deliver more resources and expertise than ever before when caring for newborns.

Marc Gorelick, MD, signs CEO pledge to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace

Children’s Minnesota is the only health care system in Minnesota to join the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion™

Children’s Minnesota Star Gala raises more than $2.2 million to support Child and Family Services program

Hosted by JJ Harrington and Obadiah Gamble, patients from Children’s Minnesota, this year’s fundraiser highlighted the healing power of child life specialists, supportive therapies and family-centered services