Pediatric Care

10 Things Every Parent of Children With Developmental Disabilities Should Know

10 Things Every Parent of Children With Developmental Disabilities Should Know In honor of and recognition of Developmental Disabilities Month, Team Select Home Care has created an inspirational affirmation list of 10 things every parent of children with developmental disabilities should know. We encourage you to print these out, hang them up, or recite them …

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The Importance of Family-Centered Pediatric Care

The focus of pediatric care has changed in recent years. In 2012, the National Institute of Health highlighted the trend toward family-centered care. This is an approach that recognizes and respects the value of the familial bond in promoting the physical, emotional, and psychological health of the child receiving pediatric treatment. Family-centered care is rapidly …

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Long-Term Pediatric Care: Choosing Between a Facility and In-Home Care

Parents taking care of children with disabilities often have difficult decisions to make. One of the most important decisions is where the child will receive care. Typically, parents must choose between a facility and having the care administered at home. There are advantages and disadvantages to each; and ultimately, the choice comes down to what …

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In-Home Pediatric Care for Special Needs Children

Children with complex medical needs require a large amount of attention and care. For parents, this often means untold amounts of time and money spent on repeated trips to the doctor for treatments and hospital stays. The stress of constantly bringing the child to and from clinics and hospitals can become overwhelming. And many parents …

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