NICU nurses shine with kindness

My family and I would like to offer our sincere thanks and gratitude to the three amazing nurses Yasmeen Chao, Kaela Beckley, and last but not least Agnes Coll (the three Kikis), who gave such amazing care to my sweet grandbaby Lilian! Lilian was admitted to the NICU immediately after her birth on April 25, 2018. She had difficulties breathing which turn […]

By |2018-12-26T15:21:43+00:00December 26, 2018|NICU, Patient Story, Staff Shout-Out|

CMN Achievement Award Nomination–Amy Powne

I nominated Amy Powne for a UC Davis Children’s Hospital Children’s Miracle Achievement Award because, in every way, she exemplifies EXCELLENCE.

Amy embraces everything she does with enthusiasm and creativity. She sees all her projects through to the finish and always engages with everyone so that they become an integral member of the team. She is an […]

By |2017-10-31T12:19:37+00:00October 26, 2017|Patient Story, Staff Shout-Out|

Dr. Raff and UC Davis Children’s Hospital Team Make Rob Whole Again

A Surgical Repair of Chest Deformity

When our son, 14-year-old Rob, pointed his skis downhill and pushed off to compete in the high school ski race in March, few in the crowd knew his story. It had only been a short nine months before that he had undergone a surgical repair of a chest deformity at UC Davis Children’s Hospital. And now, here he wa […]

By |2017-05-10T14:42:19+00:00November 10, 2016|Patient Story, Staff Shout-Out|