Tag Archives: Children

Ontario hospitals are closing pediatric wards, forcing sick children to travel to Toronto

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto News Health Canada The children’s units have either re-deployed staff to other areas of over-burdened hospitals, or converted their beds to adult care to deal with a surge in COVID-19 patients Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: Apr 27, 2021  •  15 hours ago  •  4 minute read  •  51… Read More »

Mission Children’s Hospital Partnership with Mountain Child Advocacy Center Enhances Care for Babies and Children Who Are Victims of Neglect and Abuse

By Carolyn Comeau The safety and quality of life of Buncombe County’s babies and children are dependent on the adults around them. But sadly, over 4,000 children in Buncombe County alone experience neglect and physical or sexual abuse annually. – 1 in 5 children will experience abuse or neglect.– 50 percent of abuse victims are… Read More »