We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience. To do so, we are actively working with consultants to update the website by increasing its accessibility and usability by persons who use assistive technologies
such as automated tools, keyboard-only navigation, and screen readers.
We are working to have the website conform to the relevant standards of the Section 508 Web Accessibility Standards developed by the United States Access Board, as
well as the World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1. These standards and guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities. We believe that conformance with these standards and
guidelines will help make the website more user friendly for all people.
Our efforts are ongoing. While we strive to have the website adhere to these guidelines and standards, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website.
If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage, please contact WebsiteAccess@tenethealth.com so that we may be of assistance.
At the Children's Hospital of Michigan (CHM), we know that it's not just children with illnesses or injuries that need the special attention and expert care we provide. Their brothers and sisters need nurturing, too. Jack’s Tree House offers a safe
and caring place for kids. It is a special place for children to play and learn while their siblings are in the hospital. Our staff and volunteers provide lots of fun activities for children.
Stop By for a Visit
Jack’s Tree House is a free service provided to our patients' families. Siblings of children receiving inpatient or outpatient services at Children's Hospital are invited to visit Jack’s. It's located on the first floor of the hospital near
the parking deck entrance. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays, excluding holidays. Hours may vary based on staff and volunteer availability.
Jack’s Tree House Guidelines
Services available for brothers and sisters (of patients), 2-12 years of age
Children must be potty trained
Parent/Guardian must complete a registration and screening process
Children who have had a cold, fever, cough, runny nose, rash or flu like symptoms within 24 hours cannot be accepted
Siblings of patients in isolation rooms are not allowed
Parents must be in the hospital, and available, while their child is in Jack’s
Children may play for up to two hours per day
To find out more about this service, please call (313) 745-5365.