tips & tricks

Free Webinar 5/6/2016

  About this event: Fathers have an important role in their child’s health, and their involvement benefits children, families, and fathers themselves. However, there are still instances when fathers are not included, or there are institutional biases that discourage fathers’ involvement in their child’s health care. This free 1-hour webinar on Friday, May 6, 2016 […]

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Sibling Support

The other day I had a patient (10yo) come into the ER with her mother and younger sister (6yo) via ambulance for a laceration. The two girls were doing backflips into the pool and well, one of those backflips didn’t end so well. I went into the room and the patient seemed to be coping very well. […]

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Holiday craft kits.

I’ve been putting together some holiday themed craft kits for the kiddos in our ER. I was able to find these gingerbread foam stickers from oriental trading & made little bags with 10 in each & a white piece of paper. They’ve been a huge hit so far & were super easy/cheap to make.

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Favorite apps

I just recently got approval to use an iPad as a tool for distraction and education with my patients. I am so grateful to finally be able to use this amazing tool! Here are some of my favorite apps that I’ve been using: Medi toons is my go-to app when doing appy teachings for older […]

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