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Johannes N. van den Anker, MD, PhD, Prominent Neonatal and Pediatric Clinical Pharmacologist, Joins NDA Partners

NDA Partners Chairman Carl Peck, MD, announced today that Johannes N. van den Anker, MD, PhD, a prominent neonatal and pediatric clinical pharmacologist and expert in pediatric and neonatal clinical trials and therapies, has joined the firm as an Expert ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 15 May 2019

First lady commissions Korle-Bu Pediatric and Intensive Care Unit

The new Pediatric Unit has a neonatal intensive care unit, isolation room, laboratory center, a pediatric intensive care room, a pediatric high dependency ward, a counselling Unit, as well as a large waiting area, among others. It is also set to admit 41 ...

Published: 15 May 2019

“Long time coming:” Stollery upgrade gives pediatric intensive care unit new life

All three phases — including a pediatric cardiac intensive care unit (PCICU) that opened in 2017 and a neonatal intensive care unit slated to open by the end of 2020 — are government-funded ...

Source: Edmonton Journal
Published: 17 May 2019

Stem cell therapy for preventing neonatal diseases in the 21st century: Current understanding and challenges

Stem cell therapy is rapidly emerging as a novel therapeutic tool for several neonatal diseases with encouraging pre ... Concise Review: Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy for Pediatric Disease: Perspectives on Success and Potential Improvements.

Source: Nature
Published: 14 May 2019

Babies born dependent on opioids may feel pain more strongly, study finds

The findings, published in the Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine earlier this year ... an assistant professor of pediatrics. The study included 37 newborns – 22 with prenatal opioid exposure and 15 without. The babies’ reaction to ...

Published: 16 May 2019

Neonatal Infant Care Equipment Market Will Reflect Significant Growth Prospects during 2018-2025

By end user, the market is segmented into hospitals, pediatric and neonatal clinics, and nursing homes. Revenue from the pediatric and neonatal clinics segment is projected to increase at a CAGR of 7.8% during the forecast period. In terms of value ...

Published: 08 May 2019

Babies exposed to opioids prenatally react more strongly to pain

Dr. Christiana Oji-Mmuo, assistant professor of pediatrics Oji-Mmuo said that as opioid use continues to be a problem in the U.S., so does the risk of babies being born with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS). She said an estimated 55 to 94 percent of ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 15 May 2019

Manitowoc Lincoln's Melanie FouaChi Yang plans to be a neonatal nurse | Stellar Students

I also plan to go to college, earn my bachelor's in nursing, and work in the Pediatrics Department for a while for experience. Then, I’ll pursue into school again to receive my DNP and, hopefully, pass to get my certification as a neonatal NP.

Source: HTR Media
Published: 06 May 2019

Sakra World Hospital Launches Institute of Pediatrics with Pediatric Super Specialty Facilities

This newly launched centre is well equipped for performing various pediatric complex surgeries (Neonatal & Urology), Diagnostic and Therapeutic Pediatric endoscopy and has the capability of performing Endoscopy on digestive system on all children including ...

Source: India Education Diary
Published: 12 May 2019

Ground breaks on new Wolfson Children's Critical Care Tower

The new $16 million, 7-story tower will include a high-level 75-bed neonatal intensive care center. It will also feature a 26-bed pediatric intensive care unit. "The timing couldn't be more perfect. We presently have a 56-bed NICU and it's at capacity ...

Source: News4Jax
Published: 14 May 2019

ETSU hosts discussion on infants born with NAS

But for infants who’ve just entered the world, it’s even worse, according to Dr. Shawn Hollinger, a neonatologist at Niswonger Children’s Hospital and an assistant professor in Quillen College of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics. “It can be ...

Source: Johnson City Press
Published: 18 May 2019

New campaign launched for life-saving pediatric monitors at Victoria General

The seven-year-old has a unique, undiagnosed auto-immune disease and is one of 2,000 pediatric patients treated at the hospital every year, a number that continues to grow. The hospital is now seeking 40 new monitors to provide life-saving neonatal and ...

Source: BC Local News
Published: 10 May 2019

Christus Mother Frances expands neonatal intensive care unit to better offer 'family-centered care'

The changes, which were made under the guidance of Medical Director Dr. Brenda Morris, improves the unit's ability to offer what Linda Robert, director of pediatrics, calls "family-centered care."

Source: Tyler Morning Telegraph
Published: 11 May 2019

Saint Peter’s University Hospital Brings Innovative Technology to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital provides families with access to a full range of pediatric specialties, including a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, pediatric surgery and orthopedic surgery featuring innovative ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 09 May 2019

Nurse (Clinical/Pediatric) Job in Fort Bragg, North Carolina – Department of the Army

Basic Requirement for Nurse (Clinical/Pediatric): Degree: A graduate or higher level degree ... One year of experience which includes providing nursing care to neonatal patients, administering medications and overseeing nursing personnel.

Source: LemonWire
Published: 05 May 2019

Scholars International Conference on Pediatrics and Neonatology

Scholars Conferences is proud to present the highly anticipated “Scholars International Conference on Pediatrics and Neonatology” (Pediatrics Scholars 2019) to be held on December 02-03, 2019 at Madrid, Spain. The conference programme consists of world ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 24 Apr 2019

Pediatric Nurse with Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Skills Hourly Pay

A pediatric nurse is a registered nurse (RN) who is responsible for the medical needs, care, and treatment of children from birth through adolescence. Naturally, this position can be found in a variety of health care environments, from clinics and doctor ...

Source: PayScale
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Cook Children's plans to open pediatric hospital in Prosper

The neonatal intensive care unit, pediatric intensive care unit, emergency department, operating rooms and medical/surgical unit are expected to open in 2022. “With more than one million patient encounters each year, Cook Children’s is proud of its far ...

Source: WFAA
Published: 26 Apr 2019

Photos: First Lady commissions Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Korle Bu

First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo has commissioned the Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra. First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo The Unit has Pediatric Intensive Care Room, Pediatric ICU Isolation Room ...

Published: 15 May 2019

Hourly Rate for Certification: American Board of Pediatrics - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

I Went 5 Years Without a Vacation — Here’s What I Learned About Work-Life Balance Kaitlyn Duling via Fairygodboss I’ll never forget the moment I realized exactly what I’d been missing out on. I was curled up in a chair on the tiny p... ADP: Private ...

Source: PayScale
Published: 27 Apr 2019

Second pediatric health care system announces new location in Prosper

The inpatient hospital will open in 2022, and it will include a neonatal intensive care unit, a medical and surgical unit, a pediatric intensive care unit and an emergency department. “Cook Children’s has made a promise to improve the health of every ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Racial Segregation and Inequality in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for Very Low-Birth-Weight and Very Preterm Infants

Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, Palo Alto, California 5 California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative, Palo Alto 6 Department of Statistics, Baskin School of Engineering ...

Source: JAMA
Published: 25 Mar 2019

Study: Racial Segregation an Issue in Neonatal Intensive Care

Racial-ethnic segregation was as prevalent in neonatal intensive care in 2014-2016 as it was ... for Hispanic infants, they reported in JAMA Pediatrics. Among the census regions, there was marked variation in the weighted mean NICU quality scores, which ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 26 Mar 2019

Munson expansion includes more OB, neonatal, pediatric beds

TRAVERSE CITY — A new Family Birth and Children's Center makes more room for the region's tiniest patients, as well as the space to deliver a full spectrum of birthing care. That's good news for area families, especially as several hospitals with ...

Source: Traverse City Record-Eagle
Published: 25 Feb 2019

Ouch! Pain Assessment in Pediatric and Neonatal Transport

The Joint Commission Standards recognize the requirement for pain assessment for all hospitalized patients. Published data demonstrate that infants and children have fewer pain assessments which limit appropriate pain management in prehospital and hospital ...

Published: 09 Mar 2019

MEDNAX Ties Up With Georgia Neonatology for Better Baby Care

During 2018, the company bought nine physician group practices including five radiology practices, two neonatology practices and two other pediatric subspecialty practices, which enabled the company to boost its national network of physician practices.

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 02 Apr 2019

Neonatal Nutrition Conference

Due to changes in neonatal nutrition management, healthcare professionals who provide care to high-risk infants need to have up-to-date continuing education. The interdisciplinary approach of this conference will address the needs of pediatricians ...

Source: Baylor College of Medicine
Published: 03 Mar 2019

Shutting down deadly pediatric brain cancer at its earliest moments

Cell-by-cell genetic analyses of developing brain tissues in neonatal mice and laboratory models of brain ... Shutting down deadly pediatric brain cancer at its earliest moments: Study uses cell-by-cell analyses to look for new therapies that might work.

Source: Science Daily
Published: 12 Apr 2019