Santa Claus made a special appearance at Driscoll Children's Hospital Wednesday.

The Rehabilitation Services Department coordinated the special visit for their young patients, many of whom are not able to stand in long lines to go see Santa Claus themselves. The hospital staff decided to bring Santa to them instead.

This is the second year the hospital has done this sort of event with the rehabilitation patients.

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