Growing up is
a wonderful experience of learning and discovery, a time during
which your child undergoes enormous physical and mental changes.
Unfortunately, now and then a child experiences a sickness or injury
that requires some special attention. The Saint Alphonsus Medical Center - Ontario
Pediatrics staff is here for you and your child in those important
staff works hard to ensure the hospital experience is pleasant
for you and your child. Our experienced team of pediatricians,
family practice doctors and pediatric nurses encourages parents
and families to take an active role in the health care process.
With our exceptional nursing staff, your child receives compassionate,
individualized care, including:
Age and development
appropriate care, customized for the needs of each individual
care. Treatment and procedures that accommodate parents, guardians
and siblings to make the experience as therapeutic and supportive
whole-child care. Treatment customized to each child's situation.
teaching. Play therapy treatment/teaching provided by a pediatric
nurse for children and parents to explain procedures and behavior
education, plus diversional activities to keep children calm
diabetic care. Information for parents and children regarding
how to care for a child living with diabetes.
For your child's
comfort, we offer a play room filled with interactive games, puzzles
and toys - or your child can choose to watch a video or play video
games while awaiting treatment. As a parent or family member, your
presence helps your child feel safe and secure in the hospital,
so we encourage you to remain with your child during examinations
and before and after surgery. You may stay overnight, or call at
any hour to receive reports on your child's recovery.
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