The Oklahoma State Poet Laureate visits the Hospital

The Oklahoma State Poet Laureate visits the Hospital

The Oklahoma State Poet Laureate, Jeanetta Calhoun Mish, visited The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital. Mish spent time with the patients by reading poems and helping them write their own poems. Mish visiting the Hospital was an exciting experience for the patients, especially for Greta, who has a love for poetry. “The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital […]

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Oklahoma City Philharmonic Performs for Hospital Patients

Oklahoma City Philharmonic Performs for Hospital Patients

Christmas music filled the halls of The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital just in time for the holidays. Members of the Oklahoma City Philharmonic performed alongside music therapists for pediatric patients in both the Hospital’s Complex Care and Pediatric Medical Rehabilitation Unit (PMRU). The PMRU is Oklahoma’s only inpatient pediatric rehabilitation unit, serving patients from birth […]

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A Perfect Holiday Homecoming

A Perfect Holiday Homecoming

The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital celebrated a special patient homecoming, just in time for the holiday season. After five months at the pediatric rehabilitation hospital, Addison Cole and her family said good-bye to their medical team. “We are thrilled. I’m so excited that I could cry,” said Aelaina Roubedeaux, Addison’s mother. “This is the first […]

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From Hospital to School: Transitioning back to the classroom

From Hospital to School: Transitioning back to the classroom

“Reese will always have a brain tumor, but that won’t stop her from doing great things with her life.” Overcoming Obstacles Laura and her daughter Reese know what it takes to fight. Reese was only nine months old when her mother noticed something wasn’t right. “She started to have uncontrollable eye movements,” said Laura. “At […]

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