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New Leadership at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Announced

Dr. Charles Hankins will join CHRISTUS Health as the President and Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio effective January 8, 2018. Dr. Hankins will serve as Senior Vice President with responsibility for enhancing and growing pediatric services in coordination with the Chief Executive Officers of the U.S. and Latin American health care ministries of CHRISTUS Health System.

ECMO Expertise in Life Support

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio has once again achieved the highest level of recognition for its use of life-saving technology known as Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation or “ECMO.” The Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) presented the Gold Level ELSO Award for Excellence in Life Support to representatives from both the Neonatal and the Pediatric Intensive Care Units at its annual conference in Baltimore last week.

 

San Antonio clinic offers more treatment for autism

It may look like Gael Gonzalez, 6, is simply having fun, crouched on the floor and playing with a miniature train set. But what’s happening for him at a new autism clinic at the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio is of utmost importance.

The Children's Hospital of San Antonio to Welcome Pediatric Residents

Ten outstanding young physicians from all over the country will complete their pediatric residency training at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio through Baylor College of Medicine’s pediatric residency program, one of the top-ranked residency programs in the nation. This is the second group of residents for the new residency...