hospital – the woodlands
Get a move on and join us for the grand opening of our second location and home of our nationally recognized program, Jump Start Health & Wellness. Stop by Nexus Children’s Hospital – The Woodlands to learn more about how we serve children with childhood obesity and Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS).
Children with established weight control problems, including childhood obesity and Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), often need a safe, structured environment to help them reach weight loss and general health and wellness goals.
Offering a welcoming, home-like setting, Nexus Children’s Hospital’s Jump Start Program helps our young patients decrease BMI while addressing weight-related conditions.
2020 Featured Program Data
Standards of Care
As the only nationally recognized inpatient program designed to treat childhood obesity and the weight and behavioral issues of Prader-Willi Syndrome, Nexus’ Jump Start Program has a variety of goals including:
The continued support and structure provided by family members, caregivers, and friends is imperative to the ongoing success of PWS management.
Patients with a PWS diagnosis do not have to meet other criteria upon admission.