The primary focus of the Children’s Health media relations team is the safety and privacy of the staff, patients and families we serve, adhering to the guidelines of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
With that in mind, media should be aware of the following guidelines when pursuing stories or interviews with Children’s Health, including patients, families, medical personnel or staff.
Interviews with Staff or Physicians
Live Shots and Exterior Filming
Patient Photography and Interviews
Style for Journalists
Children’s Medical Center has evolved as a health system to become Children’s Health, which includes our hospitals in Dallas and Plano, specialty centers and practices throughout Texas.