Tag Archives: Children’s

Opioid Exposure During Pregnancy, Long-Term Effects on Children’s Development

According to a recent analysis of national data by the Centers for Disease Control, the number of pregnant women with opioid use disorder (as documented at the time of delivery) more than quadrupled from 1999 through 2014.  Studies of opioid exposure in pregnancy suggest increased risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes including stillbirth, low birth weight,… Read More »

Pediatricians share migrant children’s disturbing drawings of their time in US custody

The staff at the center asked the children to depict their time in CBP custody. A social worker at the center gave the drawings to the American Academy of Pediatrics, which gave them to CNN. “The fact that the drawings are so realistic and horrific gives us a view into what these children have experienced,”… Read More »

Cincinnati Children’s, Teladoc to develop pediatric telehealth

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital is working with Teladoc to develop what the organizations believe will be the first consumer pediatric telehealth platform. The hospital will bring expertise to the vendor as it builds a platform appropriate for pediatric needs. Steve Davis, MD, chief operating officer at the hospital, will lead an interdisciplinary team at Cincinnati Children’s… Read More »

Teladoc partners with Cincinnati Children’s on pediatric telehealth platform

Dive Brief: Teladoc said Thursday it is teaming up with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center to develop what the organizations claim will be the first consumer pediatric telehealth platform. Key assets of the yet-to-be-developed platform will include pediatric-specific workflows and clinical requirements as well as a user experience designed for young patients and their families.… Read More »