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Newborn ICU Patient Safety

Learn about our commitment to patient safety. Here are the steps we are taking to prevent unplanned extubations and the ...

Caregivers

Kelsey's Story

Kelsey and Matthew Mercer share how their son Lincoln inspired them to support other children and families in the heart ...

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Medical Missions: Nepal

St. Louis Children's Hospital nurses travel to Nepal to share their expertise. ...

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Nurse Practitioner Gives Heartbeat Animals to Heart Patients in Memory of Her Son

A nurse practitioner lost her three-month-old son to a heart issue and other complications, and she's giving away a special ...

Patient Stories

Sweet Liby and Her New Heartbeat

Liby Peterson came into this world on November 9, 2016, in Wichita, Kansas with a heart that would not sustain ...

Caregivers

Michelle Stecher was a Heart Center Patient 30 Years Ago and is Now an Inpatient Nurse

When Michelle Stecher was born 33 years ago, her doctors were at first unsure what to do for her. What ...

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Children's Hospital Receives Third Consecutive Magnet® Recognition

On Aug. 19, St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) earned a distinction that only about 100 other hospitals worldwide achieved—its third ...

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St. Louis Children’s Hospital Earns Honors As A Top Nurse Employer In Missouri

Nurse.org, the web’s leading career site for nurses, has recognized St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) as one of the top ...

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SLCH Receives Nursing Education Award

In November, St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) received the McIntosh Durham Employer Award from the University of Missouri – St. ...