Category: Safety

Patient safety is everyone’s business

As National Patient Safety Awareness Week kicks off (March 2 – 8, 2014), it’s important to remember your essential role as a parent when visiting the doctor’s office or hospital. This week, I sat down with Dr. Adam G. Mezoff, … Continue reading

Total recalls

When you hear that a child’s toy or product is recalled what do you do? Do you check to see if you own it?  Do you ignore the recall?  How do you react? Children’s products can be recalled for a … Continue reading

No adults allowed

If you visit Legoland, be sure to bring a child or you may not be allowed to enter because of their “no adults without children” policy. This policy received lots of publicity last year when a 63 year-old cancer patient … Continue reading

Let’s Celebrate More 1st Birthdays

Last fall, Dayton Children’s hosted some of our state legislators from the Ohio Senate Medicaid, Health and Human Services Committee as they toured the state to learn more about infant mortality. This week, Senator Shannon Jones introduced legislation to start … Continue reading

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