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5 Ways Cardiac Care Has Improved For Pediatric Heart Conditions

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The New Year is underway, and Children’s has a big project this year—beginning construction of a new clinical facility that will include a cardiac care unit. We had a groundbreaking ceremony in early December, and now we’re ready to start building.  Read More

Barb Roessner

Hi, I'm Barb, and I'm a Physician Assistant and coordinator of the Heart Failure and Transplant Program at Children's Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha. I work with patients and families at every step of the journey, from diagnosing their child's heart condition to my favorite part—calling them to say "We have a heart."

Heart Mom: My Hope For My Twins With Congenital Heart Defects

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Today on smallbeats, we have a guest post from heart mom Jamie Woods. Jamie and her husband, Zach, are parents to Ruby and twins Levi and Dylan. Levi and Dylan were both born with congenital heart defects and underwent surgery shortly after birth. Here’s their story—and Jamie’s biggest hope for the twins.  Read More

Barb Roessner

Hi, I'm Barb, and I'm a Physician Assistant and coordinator of the Heart Failure and Transplant Program at Children's Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha. I work with patients and families at every step of the journey, from diagnosing their child's heart condition to my favorite part—calling them to say "We have a heart."

Holiday Wishes For Heart Kids, From The Staff At Children’s

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The holidays are a busy time of year. For many people, they’re filled with office parties and family get-togethers. Plus, there are cookies to bake, presents to wrap, and carols to sing. And the holiday season is even more hectic for heart kids and their families.

Amid the hustle and bustle of the holidays, we wanted to take a few moments to reflect on our hopes for you in the coming year.  Read More

Barb Roessner

Hi, I'm Barb, and I'm a Physician Assistant and coordinator of the Heart Failure and Transplant Program at Children's Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha. I work with patients and families at every step of the journey, from diagnosing their child's heart condition to my favorite part—calling them to say "We have a heart."