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Mark and Paige Welch and their son, Jack, show some of the many bandages collected through their Band-Aids for Batson campaign. (Photo courtesy of Taylor Cooley Photography.)

Patient and parent, Welch knows value of Children’s Hospital

Monday, October 22, 2018

As a teenager, Paige Staggs Welch fought cancer at the Children’s Center Center and won, going on to graduate from college, marry and become a mother. When her infant son needed surgery, there was no question where she and her husband, Mark, were taking their child: to Batson Children's Hospital. Read More

Dr. Dustin Sarver, left, and Dr. Philip Merideth are co-investigators in the HRSA-funded study.

Mental health access hotline gets $2.3M HRSA grant

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Mental health care for children will be just a few clicks away once CHAMP, an acronym for Child Access to Mental Health and Psychiatry, is operational. The federally funded study will bring mental health professionals, though telehealth, to a family’s primary care provider. Read More

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