When you talk, I listen

Heart Center Clinical Nurse Coordinator Leslie Morris shares her thoughts with Mark Wallace.

Heart Center Clinical Nurse Coordinator Leslie Morris shares her thoughts with Mark Wallace.

One of the things I love about Texas Children’s is that we are not afraid to speak up when change needs to happen. Many of you email me when you have ideas about how to improve patient care or how we can operate more efficiently. Sometimes your emails are very personal in nature, or you may be passionate about a change that would impact many.

Regardless of why you email… Read More

Category: Experience, Leadership, Optimization

The spirit and influence of mothers

Employee Lauren Struzick works in our Marketing/PR Department and is mom to three beautiful children.

Employee Lauren Struzick works in our Marketing/PR Department and is mom to three beautiful children.

This Sunday is Mother’s Day. It’s the day we show appreciation to the special women in our lives who take care of our children and who took care of us growing up. Mother’s Day always reminds me of my childhood and celebrating that holiday at our church.

When I was growing up, my family and I went to church a lot. We went for Sunday school, again for church service,… Read More

Category: Leadership, Recognition

In their shoes

Dr. Ellis Arjmand listens intently as his young patient gives him an update.

Dr. Ellis Arjmand listens intently as his young patient gives him an update.

“What other people say about you is none of your business.”

I’ve heard that a time or two, and I suppose that’s a pretty good notion to live by most times. But if you provide a service of any kind, what people are saying matters.

My wife, Shannon, loves going on consumer websites to review restaurants and retailers. And because many people tend to vent on these sites, Shannon prefers to… Read More

Category: Experience, Leadership, Reputation

A source of hope and inspiration

A Source of Hope

Sandy, Anthony and Lindsey Gurganious

Texas Children’s family, I’m really excited to share something new with you: On the Mark, a new blog I’ve launched to share stories, ideas and insights with you.

Some of what you read here will focus on Texas Children’s and our priorities. Other blog posts will give you an inside look into how we determine the future of Texas Children’s and what we need to do in order to best… Read More

Category: Experience, Recognition

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