Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
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Tips for keeping children safe during holiday decorating
Tips for keeping children safe during holiday decorating

Holiday lights and decorations bring an increased potential for injury, especially to young children. Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is offering a host of tips to keep homes safe and prevent holiday-related injuries. 

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Kohl’s Department Stores Donate $180,369 for Home Safety Initiative

The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt has received a $180,369 donation from Kohl's, through its Kohl’s Cares program, to support a new home safety initiative housed out of the hospital’s injury prevention program.

New technique eases gallbladder surgery for children

Children’s Hospital is the first in Tennessee to perform a single-site incision robotic gallbladder removal surgery, on a pediatric patient, reducing the number of incision sites for the procedure from four to one.

Children’s Hospital ‘growing to new heights’

Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt launched the “Growing to New Heights” fundraising campaign to add 160,000 square feet of additional space atop the hospital’s existing structure.

Vanderbilt Pediatrician Offers Guidelines about When to Take Your Child to the Emergency Room

Sometimes it’s hard to tell what to do when a child gets sick at night or on weekends. Should you go to the emergency room, or wait until the pediatrician’s office is open again?

Allstate Foundation Donation Enhances Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt’s Teen Driver Safety Initiative

The Allstate Foundation has awarded $72,000 to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt’s teen motor vehicle safety program; “Be in the Zone - Turn off Your Phone.” The program is spearheaded by the Pediatric Trauma Injury Prevention Program to increase awareness among teens about the dangers of texting and driving.

Hospital earns top patient satisfaction scores

The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt won the Top Performer Award for “Inpatient Services — Children’s Hospitals” in the 2014 Excellence in Healthcare Award.

Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt Again Named Among Nation’s Best by U.S. News & World Report

Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is named among the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals for the eighth consecutive year in U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings.

Talk to your children about dog safety

Dogs bite nearly 4.5 million Americans each year, half of which are children. Read our common-sense precautions for keeping children safe around dogs, including your own family pet.

LATCH or not to LATCH? New car seat safety guidelines

With the ever-expanding number of car seats on the market and new technologies, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration revised its guidelines to keep infants and children safe.