Palm Beach Fire Rescue and Santa Bring Cheer to Patients 
Friday, 21 December 2007 


Firefighters Drive Santa to Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s to Pass Out Toys    

WHAT/WHO: Santa will have a new way to get “Up on the Housetop” this year, when he arrives at Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s via fire truck.  The jolly elf’s new red ride may not have reindeer, but it will be staffed by the West Palm Beach Firefighters, who will help Santa pass out toys throughout the hospital.  

WHEN: Friday, December 21 9 a.m.   

WHERE: Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s       

                  901 45th Street                                    

                  West Palm Beach, FL 33407        

FYI: The Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s is an 81-bed, acute care pediatric hospital at 901 45th Street in West Palm Beach.  An inviting, child-friendly facility, it offers a wide array of specialized and general pediatric services, including medical, surgical, cancer, trauma and emergency services.  One of only 13 state-designated pediatric trauma referral centers, Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s provides the only Pediatric Cancer Program in Palm Beach, Martin, Indian River, Saint Lucie and Okeechobee counties and features a Child Life program, private rooms, and playrooms on each floor.  Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s is fully accredited by the Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation agency.  For more information about Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s, call 561-841-KIDS (5437) or visit

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