Children's Health


Congenital Heart Center at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Earns Distinguished Three-Star Rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., August 2, 2017 – The Congenital Heart Center at Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital has earned a distinguished three-star rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for its patient care and outcomes in congenital heart surgery. The three-star rating, which denotes the highest category of quality and outcomes, places Helen […]



Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in Six Specialty Areas

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 27, 2017 – U.S. News & World Report has again included Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in its 2017 Best Children’s Hospital rankings, with a total of six specialty areas being recognized this year. This is the sixth year the hospital has been included. The 2017-18 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings […]



NMTRC is now “Beat Childhood Cancer”

GRAND RAPIDS / TAMPA / BOSTON (June 20, 2017) – The Neuroblastoma Medulloblastoma Translational Research Consortium (NMTRC) today announced its name change to “Beat Childhood Cancer,” effective immediately. Childhood cancer advocates, patients and their families will find no change in the mission and passion of the organization toward beating childhood cancer and obtaining access to […]