Thomas B Rice, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 1978
Medical director, Critical care, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Professor and chief, Critical care, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
414-266-3360

Overview

Best Doctors 2013
Certifications
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Critical care
  • Quality improvement
  • Home ventilator and tracheotomy care
  • Asthma

Education & Awards

Education
  • 1975, Creighton University (Omaha, NE), MD
Residency
  • 1978, Medical College of Wisconsin
Fellowship
  • 1981, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 1983, Tulane University School of Medicine
Awards
  • 1995 - Miracle Maker Award, Children's Miracle Network Telethon
  • 2001- 2013 - Selected for The Best Doctors In America, Inc., Best Doctors, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.
  • 2002 - Nominee for Shubin-Weil Award for Excellence, Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • 2009 - Annual Epidemiology/Outcomes Specialty Award, Society of Critical Care
  • 2012 - CARE Award Finalist - Children’s Hospital Association
  • 2006 – Present National Faculty member, Blood Stream Infection Collaborative, NACHRI

Research & Publications

Research
  • Decreasing PICU Catheter-Associated Bloodstream Infections.
  • Epidemiology of Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.
  • Reduction of PICU Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections: 3 – Year Results.
  • Relationship Between Risk-Adjustment Tools and the Pediatric Logistic Organ Dysfunction Score.
  • Comparison of High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation and Conventional Mechanical Ventilation in Pediatric Respiratory Failure.
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