Kyle Leemaster appointed to Oklahoma Board of Nursing

Kyle Leemaster appointed to Oklahoma Board of Nursing

Effective July 24, 2020, Kyle Leemaster, Director of Nursing, has been appointed to serve as a board member on the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.  The eleven-member board is appointed by the Governor and is made up of six registered nurses, three licensed practical nurses, and two citizens of the State who represent the public. All […]

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Routine Pediatric Care Remains a Priority During COVID-19 Pandemic

Routine Pediatric Care Remains a Priority During COVID-19 Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Oklahoma, Michael Coffey, MD, Pediatrician at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital, advises parents to maintain their children’s well visit schedule. “One of the most fundamental aspects of pediatric care is preventative medicine. Children are ever-changing individuals, whether during infancy or adolescence. For this reason, healthcare providers need to monitor […]

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Special Visit From a Harlem Globetrotter

Special Visit From a Harlem Globetrotter

A member of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters visited The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital today. The team will be in town for their show at the Chesapeake Arena scheduled in early February. Lili “The Champ” Thompson was a member of the wildly popular Notre Dame Women’s Basketball Team who won the national championship in 2018. She […]

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Patient diagnosed with Polio-like AFM illness goes home

Patient diagnosed with Polio-like AFM illness goes home

Another child in Oklahoma, treated for the rare polio-like condition known as Acute Flaccid Myelitis, is returning home after a short stay at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital. Five-year-old Mackenzie Lacher, from Norman, was diagnosed with AFM in early November. She presented symptoms similar to a cold. After spiking a fever, Mackenzie was unresponsive. She […]

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Darci Lynne Named Honorary Board Member

Darci Lynne Named Honorary Board Member

The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital, a nonprofit pediatric hospital, announced today Darci Lynne Farmer, winner of NBC’s America’s Got Talent, will serve as a member of the Hospital’s honorary board.  Farmer will be part of a public relations and marketing campaign for the hospital, including public service announcements, speaking engagements, and social media outreach. Darci […]

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