Cardiac Critical Care
SickKids established the first Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine in Canada in early 2006. The Division is part of the Department of Critical Care Medicine at The Hospital for Sick Children, and an integral part of the Labatt Family Heart Centre.
They are dedicated to the development of cardiac focused expertise in clinical, teaching and research programs.
Visit us at http://www.sickkids.ca/
McMaster Children's Hospital is a pediatric academic health science centre serving the special and unique healthcare needs of children and youth using a family-centred model of care.
Visit us at http://mcmasterchildrenshospital.ca/
CHEO is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine, and a pediatric health and research center providing outstanding family-centered patient care, pioneering breakthrough research, and training for the health care professionals of tomorrow.
Visit us at http://www.cheo.on.ca/
The Stollery Children's Hospital is a 150 bed children's hospital situated within the University of Alberta Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta. It is noted as a centre for specialized pediatric services, as well as being the referral centre for pediatric cardiac surgery in Western Canada and for organ transplants.
Visit us at https://www.stollerykids.com
The Mikey’s Kids Facebook page is a private page where families can meet others facing similar situations to their own. Here you’ll feel comfortable, sharing concerns and advice with other moms and dads like yourself, or just connecting. This is a resource that invites you to become part of a much larger community of people whose hearts are open to you, and dedicated to helping you through what can be a most difficult time.
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