August Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: As summer winds down, I hope you enjoy our transition to fall. I will begin my letter with an update regarding the activities of the Medical Staff Executive Committee this month which included privileging 9 new providers who joined our medical staff, along with approving additional privileges for 3 of our […]

APP August Update: Medical Board’s new eLicense system

This month’s update comes from our APP Credentials Committee, a sub-committee of the credentialing committee. Situation: The Ohio State Medical Board has moved all license and supervision agreement management to an eLicense system at eLicense.Ohio.gov. This requires all PA supervision agreements to now be submitted via the new eLicense system with an additional signed agreement uploaded […]

Welcome our 2017 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 Residents New Fellows

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 Natalie Bilinovich, FNP Akron Children’s Hospital – Dermatology Considine Professional Building 215 W. Bowery St., Suite 3300 Akron […]

July Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: As I embark on my two-year term as President of the Medical Staff, I feel honored to serve in this position and want to thank you for this opportunity. I promise to strive to meet and exceed the expectations of this leadership role and be a strong advocate for our medical […]

Medina specialty care update

The specialty care services offered in Medina relocated in April to 2 suites in a building that is adjacent to the Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics, Medina office. In June, providers from Orthopedics and Sports Medicine began seeing patients at this location. The services available and their referral phone numbers are as follows: Akron Children’s Hospital […]

June Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: This will be the last of my letters as president of the medical staff as my term comes to an end this month. It has been an honor to serve in this fashion, and I am grateful for the opportunity. I hope I have adequately met the needs of the position. […]

Training the next generation of healthcare providers

Medical education today presents many challenges as the number of students enrolled in medical schools continues to grow, even as the total number of pediatric residency programs remains the same. For teaching hospitals across the country, including Akron Children’s, this represents an increasing number of medical students, residents and fellows who come to us for […]

New Urgent Care hours announced

Akron Children’s Hospital Urgent Care Hudson – 5655 Hudson Drive, Hudson, OH 44236 – 330-342-5437 Mansfield – 371 Cline Ave., Mansfield, OH 44907 – 419-521-2950 Warren – 5000 E. Market St., Suite 29, Warren, OH 44484 – 330-856-8020 New Hours: Weekdays – 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Weekends and holidays* – 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. _________________________________________________________________ Montrose – 4125 Medina […]

Akron Children’s names Chief Research Officer

Michael E. Kelly MD, PhD joined Akron Children’s Hospital as chief research officer on May 1. Dr. Kelly will oversee the Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and research activities conducted enterprise wide, directing the process to define the vision, clinical trial strategy and management of research studies conducted within the Akron Children’s system. Dr. Kelly […]