At RMH Pediatrics, our mission is to help give your child a foundation of good health that will last a lifetime. Every child deserves the highest standards of care at every stage of childhood, beginning in infancy and continuing to early adulthood. Providing this care is a privilege we can never take for granted.
Too often adult healthcare is forced to focus on illnesses that have resulted from of a lifetime of poor health choices. As parents and pediatric healthcare providers, we have the chance to correct bad habits before they begin, laying a foundation of wellness that your child can carry into adulthood.
Take their childhood illnesses seriously and treat them promptly.
Establish a habit of regular wellness visits.
Screen your child for hidden health issues.
Make sure your child receives all routine vaccinations
Encourage them to eat a healthy diet and get plenty of sleep
Build on their natural enthusiasm for physical activity.
Family Nurse Practitioner Mandy Price explains the importance of identifying potential health issues early so that treatment can begin as soon as possible. She explains the value of the parent/provider partnership, which combines the parent’s day-to-day experience and observations with the healthcare provider’s expertise and training.