April 2018 Issue

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Featured Physician: Monique L. Goldschmidt, MD

Dr. Goldschmidt, a pediatric gastroenterologist and hepatologist, is assistant director of the Liver Center, and assistant medical director of Liver Transplantation at Nationwide Children’s.

News You Can Use

Close To Home Center opens in Richland County, 2018-19 intern classes announced, Ohio Amblyope Registry (OAR) provides free treatment supplies and recent closures of laboratory service centers.

Special Children, Special Families, Special Needs

In this month's Primary Care Matters, Maureen Kollar, DO, of Hand in Hand Pediatrics in Dublin discusses her experience serving as the primary care provider for patients with special needs.

Featured Program: The Liver Center

The Liver Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is an integral part of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, caring for a wide range of liver diseases through medical management and surgery.

Innovation and Discovery

Safe opioid prescribing resources for families and providers, changes in pediatric GI reflux guidelines and omega fatty acid supplements appear to reduce ASD symptoms in toddlers.

Primary Care Network Receives Quality Award

Congratulations to Nationwide Children's Primary Care Network for being recognized by the Children's Hospital Association.

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Updates

Updates from the March committee meeting.

Positive Comment

A positive comment about the NICU from an appreciative family.

April Inserts

The inserts available in April's Medical Staff packet.