US News & World Report Ranks Children’s Hospital Colorado #5

Children’s Hospital Colorado has been ranked #5 in US News & World Report’s  2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll. The Best Children’s Hospitals rankings highlight the top 50 U.S. pediatric facilities in cancer, cardiology & heart surgery, diabetes & endocrinology, gastroenterology & GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology & neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology. Based on a combination of clinical data …

Augmentative Communication

An augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device is a form of communication (other than oral speech) that is used to express thoughts, needs, wants and ideas.  It includes things such as facial expressions, gestures, symbols, pictures or writing.  It may be a low-tech or high-tech device that provides nonverbal means of communication.  These range from picture cards to electronic devices …

RN New Graduate Program Colorado

Pediatric RN New Graduate Program

The Professional Pediatric Home Care (PPHC) RN New Graduate Program provides the novice nurse with the knowledge base and skill set needed to transition to competence in clinical nursing practice. The program bridges the gap between undergraduate education and “real-life” professional nursing practice, delivering state-of-the art pediatric care.  The program is offered to new graduate nurses from an accredited nursing …