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Miller Children’s Pediatric Rehab Patients Get a Birds Eye View of Long Beach

miller-patients-take-flight Pediatric rehabilitation patients from Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach were given the opportunity of a lifetime to soar over Long Beach by co-piloting planes. Sitting beside experienced and professional pilots, patients were taught basic safety rules and tricks of the piloting trade before throwing on headsets and setting off towards the sky.

Miller Children’s Receives Top Honor for Excellence in Pediatric Asthma

miller-children-womens-hosp Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach became the first free-standing children’s hospital in California, and only the 11th children’s hospital in the nation, to receive the Disease Specific Certification in Pediatric Asthma from The Joint Commission.

Patients Enjoy Seaside Fun During Beach Day at Miller Children’s Hospital

A Miller Children's patient plays life-sized checkers with a Long Beach firefighter at the annual beach day celebration. A Miller Children’s patient plays life-sized checkers with a Long Beach firefighter at the annual beach day celebration. Surf and sand came to pediatric patients and their families at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach’s beach day celebration on Friday, Aug.

Miller Children’s Hospital Patients Trick-or-Treat with LBFD

A Miller Children’s patient and her family get ready to trick or treat hospital-style with the Child Life Department and the Long Beach Fire Department. Patients and members of the Long Beach Fire Department parade through the halls ofMiller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach picking up treats at different hospital departments. Spirits were high Friday at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach where more than 50 patients and their families, each accompanied by a member of the Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD), trick-or-treated through the halls.

Pediatric Patients Showcase Their Art at 7th Annual “Artful Healing for Our Heroes” Exhibit

A group of visitors admire the artwork at the 7th Annual “Artful Healing for Our Heroes” art exhibit. Miller Children’s patient, Natalie, proudly displays the beach themed work of art she created at the7th Annual “Artful Healing for Our Heroes” art exhibit. On Friday, Oct. 24, dozens of patients, families, nurses and visitors made their way to Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach for the 7th Annual “Artful Healing for Our Heroes” art exhibit.

Long Beach First Responders Complete Catalina Swim Challenge to Benefit Pediatric Cancer Research

Jonathan Jaques Children's Cancer Center patient, Sydney Waldrop, 9, greets Long Beach lifeguard, Tyler Anderson, as he comes to shore after completing the 2nd Annual Catalina Swim Challenge. Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center patient, Sydney Waldrop, 9, greets Long Beach lifeguard, Tyler Anderson, as he comes to shore after completing the 2nd Annual Catalina Swim Challenge. To close Childhood Cancer Awareness Month the Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) partnered with Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach for the 2nd Annual Catalina Swim Challenge, an open water, overnight, swim relay benefiting pediatric cancer research programs at Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s.

Former Patients Come Together for NICU and Pediatric Heart Surgery Reunion

A NICU Reunion graduate enjoys the beach balls and her new favorite teddy bear at the 7th Annual NICU Reunion. A NICU Reunion graduate enjoys the beach balls and her new favorite teddy bear at the 7th Annual NICU Reunion. Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach hosted its 7th Annual NICU Reunion and 2nd Annual Pediatric Heart Surgery Reunion to bring together former patients, their families and the care teams who helped them recover during their hospital stay, for a day of fun and celebration.

Miller Children’s Patients Enjoy Dunking Doctors in Water Tank During Fundraiser

Onlookers watch as a patient nearly misses dunking Chris Babbitt, M.D., medical director, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Miller Children's, in a 500 gallon water tank to kick-off fundraising for Miller Children's iWalk…4 Kids. Onlookers watch as a patient nearly misses dunking Chris Babbitt, M.D., medical director, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Miller Children’s, in a 500 gallon water tank to kick-off fundraising for Miller Children’s iWalk…4 Kids.

Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach Changes Name

miller-children-womens-hosp Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach  announced Monday that the hospital will be changing its name to Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach effective immediately. The decision to re-name the hospital was made in an effort to reflect the full level of care the hospital provides.

5th Annual Long Beach Asthma Resource Fair at Admiral Kidd Park Saturday

Annual Asthma Resource Fair The community is invited to attend the free 5th Annual Long Beach Asthma Resource Fair on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM at Admiral Kidd Park, 2125 Santa Fe Ave. May is Asthma Awareness Month. “This is a great opportunity to learn more about asthma and other health impacts of air pollution, and how to address and mitigate these impacts,” said Mayor Bob Foster.

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