PEDIATRIC NURSING

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Having a child with special needs can be challenging in families. Often, parents look for new ways to regain control over stressful lives. At YOUniversal Home Health Care, we strive to be the changing factor and work to optimize your child's overall health, dignity, and promote wellness. We will take the time to ensure our care is centered around your child by working hand and hand with your family to create a detailed plan of care that outlines your child's specific goals. 

What is Pediatric Private Duty Nursing?

Pediatric private duty nursing is skilled nursing care provided on a hourly basis by a licensed Registered nurse or licensed practical nurse. Care for pediatric patients can either be short-term or long-term care provided inside of the child's home for a duration of 4 to 24 hours a day.  

Who is Considered a Pediatric? 

Pediatric patient's range from the age of newborn to 21 years of age. 

What Qualifies my child
for pediatric nursing? 

Children may qualify for pediatric private duty nursing services by having one or more of the following conditions: 

  • Have an enteral feeding tube (G/J Tube, PEG Tube, or NG Tube) and requires enteral nutrition

  • Requires intermittent or continuous intravenous therapy

  • Have a tracheostomy tube

  • Ventilator dependent or requires oxygen, C-PAP therapy, and/or BiPAP therapy

 

*Pediatric services can be provided while in school. Contact us for more information. 

Contact us to schedule a free one hour consultation by a licensed Registered Nurse today

1545 Crossways Blvd., Suite 250, Chesapeake, VA 23320

Tel: (757) 904-1119     Fax: (757) 299-7836

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