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Nemours Leaders Provide Expertise During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly changed just about every aspect of our daily lives. But one thing that hasn’t changed is our commitment to provide your child with the highest quality and safest care.

During the pandemic, Nemours leaders have been called upon to share expertise, tips and advice to educate families locally, nationally and internationally about this ever-changing virus and its impact on children.

Below are hot topics covered by the media and during Nemours’ webcasts throughout our region, the country and beyond.

As we navigate our “new normal,” Nemours will remain in the forefront providing information to help keep your family informed, healthy and safe.

Recent News & Events

Virtual Town Halls

For Parents of Children With Special Needs  •  For At-Risk Families in Our Communities  •  The Independence School webcast on MIS-C

Handwashing and Hygiene

Click Orlando News Get creative to help children adopt good habits • Washington Post Keeping hands clean is vital  •  Washington Post Keep hands moisturized too  •  
Huff Post 
Moisturizing important in preventing infection

COVID-19 and Kids’ Risk

Philadelphia Inquirer Concern for homeless youth during the pandemic  •  InStyle Keeping families safe this summer  •  US News & World Report Minimizing COVID risk as activities re-open  •  Orlando Sentinel More kids testing positive, but disease is mild  •  Philadelphia Inquirer How to hire a babysitter during the pandemic  •  Fox News Philadelphia Kids and COVID-19  •  Orlando Sentinel Talking to kids about the coronavirus  •  Philadelphia Inquirer Give kids a sense of safety  •  WLAZ – en español


Chicago SunTimes The debate about masks in schools  •  Philadelphia Inquirer Should my child wear a mask?  

Seeking Care During the Pandemic 

Orlando Sentinel Kids' immunizations lag during pandemic  •  Becker's Hospital Review Convincing patients it's safe to come back to the hospital    News Journal Fewer people seeking health care  •  WPVI Infant gets cochlear implant during pandemic  •  NBC Boston Infant gets cochlear implant during pandemic   NBC 10 Philadelphia Outdoor clinics keep kids up to date on vaccines  •  NBC Affiliates Nationwide Outdoor clinics keep kids up to date on vaccines •  MedpageToday COVID-19’s effect on primary care •  WHYY It’s safe to seek care if you have a child health concern •  WJXT - Jax

How COVID-19 Is Impacting Kids

Delaware Public Media CEO Dr. Larry Moss discusses child health issues during COVID  •  Yahoo News Questions to ask before any play date  •  Philadelphia Inquirer During COVID-19, obesity is a risk  •  Jacksonville Mom Keep your children reading, even the little ones  •  US News & World Report Curb risky play during pandemic

COVID-19 and Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) 

US News & World Report  •    CNN  •  BBC  •  NBC Nightly News  •  Delaware Public Media  •  Delaware State News  •  WebMD  •  Huffington Post  •  NPR  •  Orlando

Tech Innovation — Telehealth and Virtual Rounding

ENT Today Now is the time to ramp up telemedicine  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Nemours honored for telehealth engagement during COVID Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Intersystems helps Nemours scale up telehealth efforts  EHR Intelligence Ramping up telehealth during COVID Health Tech Magazine Virtual rounding at Nemours • Bloomberg Law Privacy issues on health apps •  Becker’s Hospital Review Pivot to telehealth during COVID-19 •  Delawareonline/NewsJournal The pivot to telehealth, including remote rounding •  Orlando Sentinel Surge in telemedicine  •  Healthcare IT News Leveraging technology during COVID-19  •  Tech Target Leveraging technology during COVID-19  •  Modern Healthcare

Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware Serves as a Delaware Alternate Care Site

Delawareonline/News Journal  •  CBS 3 Philadelphia  •  •  Philadelphia Business Journal  •  WDEL

On the Lighter Side

TV affiliates nationwide feature our “Cupid Shuffle”  •  NBC 10 Philadelphia Zoom Meet and Greet With Zack Wheeler  •  CBS 3 Philadelphia Phillies Broadcaster Donates to Nemours 

Behavioral Health

Parents Easing children's fear if they're going back to the classroom  •  Delaware State News Mental health concerns as schools consider re-opening  •  Delawareonline/News Journal Coping tips for parents  •  Delaware State News Soothing kids' anxiety  •  WDDE Helping kids through the pandemic  •  WHYY Enforced togetherness  •  ScaryMommy Blog Helping teens cope

Nemours Children’s Partners With the Community 

News Journal Nemours tests paramedics for COVID  •  KYW 3 Philadelphia Nemours to Provide COVID-19 Testing to New Castle County Paramedics •  NBC Philadelphia Longwood Gardens Donates PPE to Nemours  •  NBC 10 Philadelphia Nemours Redeploys Associates to "Army of Sewers"  •  6 ABC Philadelphia Amish Community Donates Hand Sewn Masks to Nemours  •  Daily Local News Amish Community Donates Hand Sewn Masks to Nemours  •  delaware online Fire Companies show thanks to Nemours health care workers  •  WDEL Light Show in Support of Nemours front line workers  •  Orlando TV Orlando Police Salute Nemours workers

Other News

US News & World Report Can Dexamethasone help COVID patients?  •  JAMA Global data collection on ventilated COVID patients 

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