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Pre-Operative Care

We have compiled information on some common procedures to help children and parents better understand what will take place before, during and after the procedure. Knowing what will happen ahead of time can help to increase the comfort level of both parent and patient.

NPO (eating and drinking) Instructions to patients prior to surgery

Keeping You Safe During Surgery and Procedures

Prevention of Infections - You are Part of the Healthcare Team

Child Life Information 


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