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Tool cuts wait times at pediatric hospital’s after-hours clinics

Parents looking to bring sick children to one of five pediatric after-hours clinics run by Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are leveraging online scheduling to avoid long waits. In fact, the software has cut in half the waiting times at Children’s Hospital’s five after-hours locations. The tool, called Skip the Wait from patient… Read More »

Surgery wait soon over for conjoined twins

If all goes well, conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa will be out of hospital in time for Christmas following delicate separation surgery. After two delays, the 15-month-old girls are scheduled for the six-hour procedure on Friday at Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital. “We feel reasonably confident we will be undertaking the procedure this Friday,” head… Read More »