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Tag Archives: Children’s Hospital of Georgia

CHOG’s Amy McKeen named CSRA Nurse of Year

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – Amy McKeen, a nurse clinician in pediatric pulmonology and coordinator of the pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Center at Children’s Hospital of Georgia, was named Nurse of the Year at the 2014 Spirit of Nursing Showcase hosted by the CSRA Chapter of the Georgia Nurses Association. Read More »

Cardiac Interventions Today: Considerations for ASD Closure

Cardiac Interventions Today (magazine): March/April issue 2014 Children’s Hospital of Georgia’s Dr. Zahid Amin and MCG’s Dr. Paul Poommipanit discuss the devices and proper anatomic evaluation to prevent and manage ... Read More »

Rite Aid selling Miracle Balloons to support Children’s Hospital


AUGUSTA, Ga. – Through Saturday, May 24, area Rite Aid stores will sell $1 paper Miracle Balloons that directly support the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Customers who make a donation will receive $9 in coupon offers, good for a variety of popular products sold at Rite Aid. Read More »

WSJ Marketwatch: 10 things baby-product industry won’t tell you

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The Wall Street Journal MarketWatch: April 15, 2014 Purchasing organic baby food or formula is a legitimate philosophical choice, says Dr.  Jatinder Bhatia, a pediatrics professor at Georgia Regents University ... Read More »

Children’s Hospital, Kohl’s offer free asthma screenings

CHOG and Kohl’s Department Stores will use donated funds to hold a free asthma screening and education event on Saturday, March 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Kohl’s parking lot at 4227 Washington Road in Evans. Kohl’s will present the grant to Children’s Hospital of Georgia at this event. Read More »

Breakfast favorite could help sick kids


AUGUSTA, Ga. – If you want to help sick kids at the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, you could start by eating pancakes at IHOP on Tuesday, March 4. You’re invited to enjoy this breakfast favorite – not just in the morning – but all day during this filling fundraiser. Read More »

88.3 WAFJ delivers toys to Children’s Hospital patients

WAFJ Toy Delivery

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Radio station 88.3 WAFJ delivered nearly 300 toys to the Children’s Hospital of Georgia collected by listeners during the contemporary Christian station’s annual Christmas Cheer Tour. The toys will help bring comfort to the nearly 100,000 patients treated at the hospital each year, especially those who can’t be home for the holidays. Read More »

Insight Magazine: Superheroes save the day at Augusta children’s hospital


Insight Magazine: Issue 4, 2013 When professionals from Sightline in Atlanta cleaned the windows at Children’s Hospital of Georgia a few months ago, they donned their superhero costumes one morning ... Read More »

’Tis the season for toy safety

Augusta, Ga. – Each year nearly 120,000 children under age 14 are treated in hospital emergency rooms for toy-related injuries. During the holiday shopping season, Safe Kids Greater Augusta would like to remind parents to only purchase safe, age-appropriate toys. Read More »

2013 Radiothon raises $189,000 for Children’s Hospital of Georgia


AUGUSTA, Ga. – Representatives from 104.3 WBBQ, KISS 96.3, and the Children’s Hospital of Georgia celebrate the donations made to the hospital during the 2013 Cares for Kids Radiothon. The ... Read More »