Mikayla Murphy, Radiology Access Service Rep (ASR), wins the Cares Crusader Award!
The Cares Crusader Award is given to the ASR that consistently demonstrates the Care Promise behaviors in their daily words and actions – Makes a Difference, Work as a Team,
Construction Update: MRI Services Moving and Expanding
Major changes are happening at our Burnet Campus, including the expansive Critical Care Building project and renovations of clinical space. These have lead to many secondary changes to services we provide - like MRI imaging.
Mr. Redlegs Causes Mischief at the Medical Center
With the Cincinnati Reds Opening Day quickly approaching, Mr. Redlegs made a short stop at Cincinnati Children’s to get ready for the season.
Cincinnati Zoo brings ailing aardvark to Cincinnati Children’s
A female aardvark from the Cincinnati Zoo received special attention from neighbor Cincinnati Children’s. The Zoo asked for help diagnosing an ongoing medical problem with the 11-year-old ailing aardvark named
Lessons Learned From Scanning a Child Mummy
After pouring through 12,000 plus images, a team of radiologists made several new discoveries about a child mummy brought to Cincinnati Children’s as part of a scientific project with the
Radiologists turning to social media to help with patient care
Radiologists at Cincinnati Children’s are using social media to provide teaching points to other doctors, nurses and medical students. “These days radiology is 100 percent digital and so all of
New Method Cuts Radiation Exposure in Patients
Cincinnati Children’s and Philips Healthcare have created a way to use the AlluraClarity imaging system in a way that reduces patients’ radiation exposure. Interventional radiology is an imaging process in
Expert Care on Cincinnati’s West Side: Join Us April 20th
Our newest neighborhood location in Green Township is in the final stages of construction and will open to patients on Monday, April 29th. As the opening approaches, we are excited
New Campaign Teaches Parents About X-ray Safety for Kids
New online tools can help parents who have questions about X-rays and radiation exposure for their kids. It’s part of Image Gently’s recently launched “Back to Basics” campaign, which promotes
The Universe Within: Wired for Action
This is your brain. Actually, this is your brain’s white matter as seen using a technique called diffusion tensor imaging. White matter and grey matter are the brain’s two main
Secure Your Child Around Pools These Summer Months
Pool and water safety may not be topics that one might initially expect to come up under the subject of pediatric radiology. However, drownings are something we encounter all too
Spotlight on Northern Kentucky, Radiology Services
With our busy lives these days, it’s hard to find time to take our kids to a medical appointment. It’s especially true if you have to go to our Burnet Campus located in
MRI Safety, In the Zone
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a technology that uses a very strong magnetic field and radio frequency waves that act on the hydrogen atoms in the body. MRI is used
Welcome Haley Hirn and Breanne Bond
Two more new employees have joined our Radiology team. Please welcome Haley Hirn and Breanne Bond. Haley is one of our new reading room assistants and Breanne is an ultrasound technologist. Read on to learn more about them! My name is Haley Hirn and
I Just Finished My Ultrasound Exam, Now What?
In general, most ultrasound patients can resume normal activities after their ultrasound. In limited cases they may be asked to stay in the Radiology department and speak to their ordering physician
A Farewell Announcement from Dr. Steven Kraus
With mixed feelings, Dr. Steven Kraus made an announcement to all the co-workers in the Radiology Department. Dr. Kraus is our current division director of Fluoroscopy. Below is his announcement. After 22 years of gratifying work at the best pediatric radiology department
How to Prepare for an Ultrasound Exam
Right now, ultrasound exams preparations instructions from the Call Center, are given verbally at the time they schedule the appointment. Patients and families can also view the preparation instructions on
Appendicitis: we have another tool to help us!
Your child has belly pain, and we are worried that the appendix is angry (which results in appendicitis). The appendix is the little tube of intestine in the right lower belly. Well, it is usually there, and usually we
Please Welcome Kelci Martin and Jayla Robinson to our Radiology Team
Two new employees are joining our team at Cincinnati Children’s. Kelci Martin, who is finishing her studies at the University of Cincinnati, will be joining Radiography while Jayla Robinson is our new reading room assistant. Read below to learn more about them! Kelci Martin