By Golisano Childrens Hospital: ”Our child life specialists are here to help children feel comfortable in a medical setting, when they get to the hospital. They recognize that the hospital can seem like a scary place to kids, and are always willing to go the extra mile to put patients and families at ease.” Source: http://www.mpnnow.com/blogs/golisano_childrens_hospital_blog/x1052258808/Preparing-for-Surgery-at-Golisano-Children-s-Hospital

Multi-sensory room offers therapeutic refuge for some young patients

“Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospitalhas an unusual fix for what ails some kids — a therapeutic space called the multi-sensory room. The room, in use since last fall, is the first of its kind in a U.S. hospital. It is designed to help provide pain control without drugs and to relax or stimulate, as needed, certainContinue reading “Multi-sensory room offers therapeutic refuge for some young patients”