Pulse podcasts 


Episode 12
This week, Vicki Bauer shows us around the 5th floor at HSHS St.John's Children's Hospital for an in depth tour of the pediatric floor, Joey's Classroom, the playroom and the healing garden. A lot of care and special touches go into the 5th floor to make it a friendly and welcoming place for children and their families. Listen here.





Episode 11
This week on Pulse, we'll talk to Sara Wojcicki Jimenez, the new director of marketing and communications for the HSHS Central Illinois Division (CID) hospitals. Sara has a lot of experience being in the public eye. Her career includes journalism,communications and politics. Listen to her story here!






Episode 10
This week on our tenth episode of Pulse, we talk to Dr.Beau Batton, director of newborn services for HSHS St. John’s Children’s Hospital and chief of neonatology with SIU School of Medicine, and Katie Stauffer, RN, BSN, about the Beyond the NICU Program. Beyond the NICU serves the Springfield and Decatur area, giving aid and support to families with newborns making the transition from the NICU to a home environment. Listen here.


Episode 9

This week on Pulse, HSHS St. John's Hospital President and CEO Dr. Charles Lucore discusses the exciting renovations and advances coming to St.John's. Listen here.






Episode 8
This week on Pulse, we check in with Leah Wilson, the director of Kidzeum! Making a huge splash in Springfield this summer with a grand opening July 21-22, 2018, Kidzeum has something for all ages. St. John's is a proud sponsor of Kidzeum and excited to see this long awaited dream become a reality!" Listen here.








Episode 7:
Our guest this week is Beth Sonneborn. Beth's daughter Lexi was born at St. John's Children's Hospital at just 27 weeks. Lexi is now the proud Children's Miracle Network Champion of 2018. She is a wonderful ambassador for the Children's Hospital, and Beth was kind enough to share their story with us. Listen here






Episode 6:
This week on Pulse, we introduce you to Jason Sukut, a flight paramedic and clinical base supervisor with Air Methods and Saints Flight (pictured in the middle).  What is a typical day like for someone who saves lives on a helicopter? Find out here! Listen here.





Episode 5: Guests this week are Brandy Grove, Major Gifts Officer at HSHS St. John's Foundation, and Marybeth Miller, Nurse Manager of the NICU at HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital. The Imagine Tomorrow campaign originated as a way to expand resources and services "for our most vulnerable patients." If you'd like more information, contact Brandy Grove, at brandy.grove@hshs.org, or call (217) 814-5177.
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Episode 4: This week's Pulse Podcast focuses on the HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital Family Care app that helps make life easier for new parents! Vernessa Glover, executive director of the children's hospital, is here to fill you in on what you may not know you needed-until now! Also on the podcast is Jennifer Snopko, a marketing specialist with HSHS St. .John's Hospital. Jennifer will give you all the details on a fun, fearless and FREE community workout program called Go! 217. A healthier lifestyle is now within your reach! Listen here.

Jim Timpe and Kelly NeumanEpisode 3: Dina Bridge sits down to talk with Jim Timpe, the director of imaging services at HSHS St.John's Hospital, and Kelly Neumann, a physical therapist with HSHS TherapyCare in Chatham. Jim and Kelly shared some of the newest and most exciting advancements in patient care. Listen here


Mary Rogers Kim Leistner Root
Episode 2: Mary Rogers, an outreach representative for HSHS St. John's Hospital, talks about the upcoming Downtown Farmers' Market and the role St. John's plays in this staple of Springfield. Kim Leistner Root, founder of Springfieldmoms.org, talks about the relationship between her website and the hospital that made it possible. Listen here.



 

Episode 1: HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital Medical Director Doug Carlson, MD, talks about this year's flu outbreak, not only in central Illinois, but across the nation. Listen here.