Below is a list of helpful resources from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. Select a link to learn more.
Ask the Pediatric Pharmacist – Do you have a question about your child’s medication, allergies or other health related issue? Submit it to the Pediatric Pharmacist at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and receive an answer within a few days.
Community Education Classes – Children’s Hospital offers an extensive number of classes for both children and adults. Visit the Community Education Calendar for a complete listing of all upcoming classes.
Home Safety Handbook – Did you know that most injuries involving children occur at home? Learn from the experts at the Benedum Pediatric Trauma Center at Children’s Hospital how to avoid childhood injuries with proper preventative measures.
Injury Prevention – Everything from quizzes and cartoons to podcasts and videos - this is a great source of injury prevention information for both kids and adults.
Parenting Tips – Find loads of useful tips to help you raise a happy and healthy child.
Patient Procedures – Are you preparing your child for surgery or a diagnostic procedure? Children’s Hospital’s online library of patient procedures offers easy-to-understand descriptions of many common procedures to help you understand what to expect.
Pittsburgh Poison Center – The Pittsburgh Poison Center, home of Mr. Yuk, responds to over 150,000 requests for information per year. Visit this link to review their poison prevention tips, order poison prevention materials, and find a poison center near you.
Resources for Children with Disabilities – Here you will find educational information, health news, support programs and a wealth of other resources for a child with disabilities.
November 29, 2012