Your Child In The Hospital: A Practical Guide For Parents by Nancy KeeneYour Child In The Hospital: A Practical Guide For Parents by Nancy Keene

Your Child In The Hospital: A Practical Guide For Parents

byNancy Keene

Paperback | April 1, 2015

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Millions of parents take their child to the hospital each year for stitches, outpatient surgery, or longer stays for serious illnesses. Your Child in the Hospital: A Practical Guide for Parents is packed with sensible tips and home-grown wisdom that will make any visit to the hospital easier. It explains how cope with procedures, plan for surgery, communicate with doctors and nurses, and deal with insurance companies. Woven throughout the text are dozens of practical and encouraging stories from parents who have been through the experience of having a child in the hospital. This new edition contains a packing list, hospital journal for children, and helpful resources for parents.
Nancy Keene, a well-known writer and advocate for hospitalized children, has written and co-authored twelve consumer health books on topics ranging from childhood illnesses to working with your doctor. Her work has appeared in many publications, including Reader’s Digest, Journal of the American Medical Association, Exceptional Parent,...
Title:Your Child In The Hospital: A Practical Guide For ParentsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:April 1, 2015Publisher:Childhood Cancer GuidesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1941089992

ISBN - 13:9781941089996


Editorial Reviews

"Keene’s work is an excellent, comprehensive guide for parents . . . This is an invaluable resource for any hospital library with a patient or consumer component; in addition, the library might recommend this for its pediatric department." —Claire B. Joseph, Journal of Hospital Librarianship