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Help us win the 2021 CIHR IHDCYH Talks Video Competition!

We are thrilled to be in this year’s CIHR IHDCYH Talks Video Competition! We entered one of our newest videos – What to expect when visiting the emergency department during the COVID-19 pandemic.   Visiting the emergency department (ED) with a child can be overwhelming, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. ECHO and ARCHE have created a video with support from TREKK to help families prepare for their child’s next ED visit.   You can help us win this year’s competition by voting for our video! Continue reading →

Opinion: Don’t let pandemic deter taking your sick child to emergency

The Stollery Children’s Hospital Emergency entrance, in Edmonton Alta. File photo. DAVID BLOOM/Postmedia Dr. Shannon Scott, Dr. Lisa Hartling, Hannah M. Brooks Edmonton Journal   The outbreak of COVID-19 has had an enormous impact on how health information is communicated, how individuals seek health information and services, and how these services are delivered. There has been a dramatic reduction in the number of children and families seeking health care, as well as delays in seeking health care. Visiting the emergency department (ED) can be scary Continue reading →