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Stories that detail outcomes based on philanthropic efforts. These stories mainly live in the “Your Gift in Action” widget on the homepage and under “Stories of Care.”

NICU renovations complete

Published: Mar 27th, 2017

The newest addition to the unit is a 1,000 sq. ft. space featuring a large family and visitor waiting area, sibling play space and family support room.

Through Child Life, a different approach to care

Published: Feb 27th, 2017

Completely funded by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, the Child Life program is often the difference-maker for pediatric patients.

Renovated NICU Open House photos

Renovated NICU Open House photos

Published: Dec 20th, 2016

A few months ago, we opened our doors to the newly renovated neonatal intensive care unit at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

NICU nearing completion

Published: Oct 17th, 2016

Phase one of the Neonatal ICU expansion at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is nearing completion, with intensive care patients moving into the new space in November.

Assisting the assistant

Published: Sep 19th, 2016

Teresa Zamor is experiencing a lot of firsts as a physician assistant student at the UF College of Medicine.

Thank you for transforming lives

Published: Aug 2nd, 2016

Every day, through the generosity of others, our patients experience exceptional care and support, are offered promising new treatments and therapies, and have access to the nation’s best physicians and healthcare professionals. Thank you.

Your Dance Marathon impact

Published: Aug 2nd, 2016

During 2015-2016, you were part of an effort that raised more than $4 million for the 150,000 patients treated at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. That’s the magic of Dance Marathon ­­­­— the money you helped raise stayed right here in your community.

For this father, longtime giving is personal

For this father, longtime giving is personal

Published: Apr 15th, 2016

In 1968, Barry Wigglesworth’s only son was diagnosed with Ebstein anomaly in its severest form, a rare heart defect that is present at birth where the heart valve doesn’t properly close to keep the blood flowing in the right direction.

Ava and Nick’s excellent tour adventure

Published: Mar 24th, 2016

Did you know our Pediatric E.R. boasts two tropical fish tanks? Or that the Sebastian Ferrero Atrium was designed with our youngest patients in mind? There have been many changes at the children’s hospital over the last several years, thanks to supporters like you.

Expansion, upgrades at UF Health Proton Therapy Institute announced

Published: Feb 25th, 2016

The UF Health Proton Therapy Institute announced an expansion that will increase the number of cancer patients and the types of cancer it is able to treat.