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Whether it is for an overnight stay or a longer admission, preparing a child for a hospitalization stay can be stressful for families. Parents are often unsure how much to tell their children in advance and may worry about increasing children’s anxiety by providing too much or the wrong kind of information. They may worry about how to keep children as calm and comfortable as possible while they are in the hospital, or how to keep them connected to family, friends and school during that time. Providing children with information about what to expect in an age-appropriate and specific manner can help with any anxietyRead More →

Call it a humble brag, but we have some pretty amazing nurses and we can’t help but sing their praises. Check out some of the gratitude we’ve received from families that we work with with these eKidzCare reviews. Discover more of the great things people have to say about eKidzCare on our TestimonialsRead More →

Stay connected with eKidzCare effortlessly by following our social media pages! From job opportunities to memes, and from Facebook to LinkedIn, you can connect with us in a way that works for you!                          Read More →

Happy National Nurses Week! To celebrate, we’re hosting Ice Cream Socials near all of our offices in Pennsylvania and North Carolina. Mingle with your fellow nurses and enjoy some ice cream on us! Cherry on top? We’re picking up the tab on cones for all nurses– not just eKidzCare nurses. Have a friend who’s a nurse? Bring them! Come celebrate National Nurses Week and enjoy a cone on us!Read More →

Know a nurse looking for work? Well, during the month of March, when you refer a nurse, you’ll pocket $400 if they’re on board by April 1. To refer a nurse, simply fill out this quick form and we’ll handle the rest! Refer a Nurse>>Read More →

By Ashley Bernier When my son Hartley was first diagnosed at 3 days old, I simply couldn’t believe this was happening. To be honest, I still have moments when I wonder why and how this could have happened to my sweet boy. The doctors explained how critically ill he was and how rare he was, and I had never been so scared in my entire life. I thought we were going to lose him. It was so difficult to get pregnant in the first place, and I really felt like he was all I had ever hoped for. Flash-forward almost seven years, and Hartley isRead More →

We would like to welcome our new Medical Director, Dr. Alicia Hartung, to the eKidz Family! Dr. Hartung, a pediatrician with Kids Plus, is well versed in the care for many of the conditions that our children and families face every day. Her skills and expertise will be invaluable to eKidzCare. Welcome aboard! Dr. Alicia J. Hartung, DO, IBCLC, FAAP Specializes in Pediatrics Board Certifications                                   Awards Pediatrics                                                              Health grades Honor Roll   ProceduresRead More →

  By: Barron Whited As the Holidays are rapidly approaching, parents are busy putting up decorations, preparing for family gatherings, and attending school activities. However, this is a wonderful time of year to teach kids the importance of lending a helping hand to those less fortunate. Parents can find venues for volunteering in their local communities, such as: food banks, soup kitchens, or a charity for a struggling neighbor. Here are some tips to help parents: Help Others As the holidays are rapidly approaching, this can be a wonderful opportunity to teach kids about helping others in need. When individuals volunteer, it can make such a lastingRead More →