Parent Resources

We understand that dealing with an emergency, especially concerning your child, can be incredibly overwhelming. So Pediatric Urgent Care of Northern Colorado is here to help you before, during and after the process.

Is something still unclear? Feel free to call us! Our health care providers have a wealth of knowledge and are fully dedicated to putting parents at ease.

Here are some Parenting Resources that you may find informative:

Recent Parent Resource Articles

Dos and Don’ts: Hand Sanitizer Safety for Kids

Dos and Don’ts: Hand Sanitizer Safety for Kids

Hand hygiene is one of the most effective ways to stop the spread of germs. Washing of hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but when that is not an option, using an authorized hand sanitizer...

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How to Care for Stitches

How to Care for Stitches

If your child recently got stitches, you will want to be sure you know how to care for stitches properly before they are removed. In most cases, you’ll receive aftercare instructions when your child has stitches but we recommend referring to the general guidelines we...

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Outdoor Spring Safety Tips for Kids

Outdoor Spring Safety Tips for Kids

As Spring approaches, you and your kiddos may choose to spend more time outdoors. However, before you do, we want to remind you of some outdoor spring safety tips to keep your kids safe and healthy! Remember the bug spray Nice weather means those pesky bugs are also...

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Childproof Your Home with These Five Tools

Childproof Your Home with These Five Tools

Whether you are a first-time parent or a seasoned professional, it’s always a good idea to brush up on your baby proofing knowledge. We want you and your children to be safe, so we put together a list of tools that make childproofing your home easy. Child Safety...

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Bathtub Safety Tips for Infants & Young Children

Bathtub Safety Tips for Infants & Young Children

Bathing your child regularly is an important part of routine health and cleanliness. Unfortunately, every year, more than 43,000 children receive emergency treatment for bathtub- and shower-related injuries. We know this is a scary number! Fortunately, many of these...

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How to Prevent Headaches from Online Learning

How to Prevent Headaches from Online Learning

Now more than ever, children are spending the majority of their day looking at a screen. In fact, 44% are using screens for more than 6 hours a day. As a result, many children are experiencing headaches. To help prevent this, here are a few ways that can help with...

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How to Perform Child & Baby CPR

How to Perform Child & Baby CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can help save a life during a cardiac or breathing emergency no matter one’s age, so we encourage all parents to take a CPR class to make sure they are prepared in case of an emergency. Click here to find a CPR class near you and...

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Frostbite Treatment Tips

Frostbite Treatment Tips

Winter’s here, which means kids are likely to be playing in the snow and exploring the winter world around us. In most cases, you’ll be able to keep them safe, warm and healthy this winter, but, kids being kids, gloves get lost and sneakers are worn instead of snow...

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