Madison, Wisconsin - UW Health is joining a community-wide initiative to stop corporal punishment including spanking and hitting. As part of "Hitting Hurts," UW Health will create "No Hit Zones" in all of its facilities starting with American Family ...
10/11/2016 | Hitting Hurts: American Family Children's Hospital becomes "No Hit Zone"
Madison, Wisconsin - UW Health’s American Family Children’s Hospital has been re-verified as a Level I pediatric trauma center after a rigorous review by the American College of Surgeons (ACS).“The achievement recognizes the trauma ...
9/06/2016 | American Family Children's Hospital Re-verified as Level I Pediatric Trauma Center
Madison, Wisconsin - American Family Children's Hospital is among the top 50 children's hospitals in six medical and surgical specialties in the annual U.S. News and World Report Best Children's Hospital rankings for 2016-2017.The children's hospital...
6/21/2016 | American Family Children's Hospital Ranks Among Top 50 Children's Hospitals for 2016-17
MADISON - Whooping cough – a bacterial disease characterized by a violent, debilitating cough – has been making a comeback.Thought to be wiped out by the mid-1970s, this highly contagious disease has re-emerged, and continues to spread, w...
6/09/2016 | Protect Your Child From Whooping Cough by Getting Immunized
Madison, Wisconsin - UW Health’s American Family Children’s Hospital 12th Annual Radiothon has raised $665,295.The three-day, 39-hour event was sponsored by Mid-West Family Broadcasting radio stations.Radiothon featured Jackson and Ashley...
5/09/2016 | Radiothon Raises $665,000 for Patient and Family Programs
The Pediatric Sedation Clinic at the American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin, offers patients the opportunity to receive medications to alleviate pain and fear before a procedure.One of the procedures that may require sediation is a...
6/17/2016 | Getting an MRI Without Sedation
Born deaf, Lexi came to Madison and American Family Children's Hospital's Pedatric Ear, Nose and Throat program for cochlear implant surgery. The first words she heard after surgery were her mom's: "Hi, Lexi. We love you."
6/06/2016 | Music to My Ears: Lexi's Remarkable Story
Referred to American Family Children's Hospital after a leukemia diagnosis, Nathan achieved "rapid remission" after a chemotherapy regimen that included home care.
6/06/2016 | Nothing But Net: Nathan's Recovery from Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
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