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APP May Update: How Ohio House Bill 216 affects all APRNs

Situation: On April 6, 2017, changes to legislation regarding APRN licensure and renewal will take effect as a result of Ohio House Bill 216. These changes affect all advanced practice registered nurses (CNP, CNS, CNM, CRNA). Background: As an APRN in Ohio, it’s your responsibility to keep all licensure and certifications up-to-date in accordance with state […]

New providers join medical staff in April

Meet the new physicians and advanced practice providers granted privileges in April by the Akron Children’s Hospital Medical Staff Executive Committee. Find all of our healthcare providers on Find A Provider by name, specialty or location

APP April Update: New APP educator, boot camp

Hello and welcome to spring! The APP Center is hard at work for your APRN and PA practice needs. We recently sent out a TALEO module on the new licensing process in Ohio and advances that HB 216 brought to our state. Please ensure this is completed by the deadline. Laura Abels is new APP […]

April Notes from the Medical Staff Vice President

While Dr. White is in Europe enjoying a well-deserved vacation, it is my pleasure to present to the medical staff an update on activities for April.  With Dr. White’s term as President of the Medical Staff winding down over this next quarter, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank him for his mentorship during […]

Welcome our 2016 residents, fellows

Here are the newest residents and fellows who have joined the Akron Children’s Hospital team. We’re pleased to have them on board and ask that you extend a warm welcome when you see them around the hospital.

New providers join medical staff in August

Meet the new physicians and advanced practice providers granted privileges by the Akron Children’s Hospital Medical Staff Executive Committee. Find all of our healthcare providers on Find A Provider by name, specialty or location. Advanced Practice Providers Angela Cox, PA-C Akron Children’s Hospital – Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery Considine Professional Building 215 W. Bowery St., […]

Medical staff publications, presentations

Review recent publications and presentations by Akron Children’s Hospital Medical Staff members.

June Notes from the Medical Staff President

Thanks to all who attended our recent Annual Meeting. In addition to encouraging reports from Bill Considine and Bob Trabucco, we also heard from: outgoing Credentialing Committee chair, Dr. James Fitzgibbon; Julie Tsirimbidis, leader of our Advanced Practice Center; and Dr. Michael Bigham, reporting on progress made by the Medical Staff PI Committee and the […]

APP June Update: Introducing the APP Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice

We are pleased to recognize one of our advanced practice providers with the Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice. The award was created in part to recognize an APP practitioner who demonstrates outstanding clinical practice, provides ongoing education, embodies leadership characteristics, contributes to the growth of the APRN or PA profession, and is an advocate for their colleagues, patients and families.

Syncope Clinic provides diagnosis, treatment

The Syncope Clinic in the Heart Center provides timely diagnosis and comprehensive care for children and teens who suffer from vasovagal syncope, one of the most common causes of fainting.