Inside Children's Blog

How will healthcare look in 20 years? That would be nice to know as we build now Dr. David Chand on the kaizen process


As Akron Children’s Hospital moves forward with its $200 million campus expansion, a crystal ball would come in handy. With health care reform, changing demographics, and other uncertainties, our goal is to build flexibility into our design in every way possible. We can make educated guesses regarding future patient volumes and acuity, reimbursement levels, the […]

How the ER team will boost efficiency and reduce costs in new space


As our teams assemble to discuss and collaborate on best practices and design of Akron Children’s Hospital’s new $200 million critical care tower, participants continue to experience “Ah, ha!” moments.

Akron Children’s Hospital to undertake $200 million expansion


Akron Children’s Hospital is launching a $200 million expansion of its Akron campus to meet the current and future needs of children and their families.