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Happy 10th Birthday Dell Children’s

Happy 10th Birthday Dell Children’s Q&A with Meena Iyer, MD As Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas celebrates a decade of service to patients and families, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the meaning of this milestone. Meena Iyer, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Dell Children’s takes a look…
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Dell Children’s nationally accredited for critical care transport

Dell Children’s nationally accredited for critical care transport Team attains highest possible accreditation by national standards The pediatric critical care transport team at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas recently received full accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) for helicopter, airplane and ambulance transportation. This is the highest designation by…
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Playing it safe on the playground

Playing it safe on the playground Warmer temps are here, school is almost out and children are ready for summer fun. Playground time is a great way for children to get fresh air and exercise; but before kids start monkeying around, parents should equip themselves and their children with safety tips to help prevent falls…
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ER doc shares Memorial Day safety tips

ER doc shares Memorial Day safety tips As we prepare for Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer, Seton’s emergency staff is doing its own preparing—for the unfortunate uptick in traumas they typically see this holiday weekend. Christopher Ziebell, MD is medical director of the emergency department at Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center…
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Ascension Seton brings national emergency initiative to Austin

Ascension Seton brings national emergency initiative to Austin Brackenridge trauma doctors teach classes on how to save a life During her fifth week on the job as an Austin Police Department officer, Katrina Ratcliff responded to the sound of gunshots followed by a speeding vehicle headed her way. She and APD officers Derrick Lehman and Trey Morgan…
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Preparing for Disasters: Keeping Kids in Mind

Preparing for Disasters: Keeping Kids in Mind New national recommendations released by Dell Children’s trauma surgeon AUSTIN, Texas – (July 25, 2016) – When a child is severely injured and seconds count, care at a pediatric trauma center that’s equipped with doctors and nurses specially trained in caring for infants and children can greatly improve chances of…
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Now Open: Dell Children’s Safety Store

Now Open: Dell Children’s Safety Store For families in need, accessing affordable child safety items like car seats and helmets just got easier, thanks to safety experts at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas. Simply Safety is a new family-centered community safety store made possible by the hospital’s Injury Prevention team. Inside, you’ll find everything from safety seats and life jackets…
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High Performance Care at Formula 1

High Performance Care at Formula 1 With crowds roaring, tires squealing and cars glistening, Circuit of The Americas hosts some of the most exciting motorsport events in Austin and brings in the largest crowds Central Texas sees all year – especially the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix race coming up Oct. 23-25. But as all…
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