Caring for Children with medical complexities

Children with Medical Complexities, Part One (Issue #36; August 2014); is a free e-journal is published by NHPCO’s Children’s Project on Palliative/Hospice Services and is available online. This new edition is a collection of articles focused on caring for children with medical complexities. This is the first of two editions looking at this important topic.

Articles in this issue include:
• Complex Care Coordination
• Pediatric Palliative Care and Pediatric Surgery: Common Issues
• Staff Bereavement in Palliative Pediatric Care

Alison Kirkland, a mother who wrote the article “After the Unexpected Happens,” shares her personal insight: “Despite the heartache and stress, parenting a child with medical complexities can be one of the most joyful and rewarding experiences of your life…read more

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