Pediatric Home Care Job Opportunities

If you are looking for a rewarding career opportunity with a company that honors their employees, join PPHC. We have been serving the Denver health community for 35 years. We specialize in providing compassionate, long-term nursing care for high acuity medically fragile children in their homes. We are searching for experienced Registered or Licensed Practical nurses for Private Duty Nursing …

Is Sensory Play Necessary?

When many of us were young, we’d spend hours outside – climbing trees, playing in the mud, getting dirty and having the time of our lives. Nobody told us that this was good for our developing brains, we just knew that we couldn’t think of a better way to spend the day. In the area of child development this is …

PPHC Opening New Branch in Colorado Springs

March 16, 2015 PPHC now offers pediatric nursing and therapy home services to Colorado Springs families. The new office is located at: 1155 Kelly Johnson Blve,Ste. 150 Colorado Springs, CO 80920 We are looking forward to offering the same comprehensive, multi-disciplinary, family-centered care that we have offered in Colorado for over 35 years.

Sensory and Behavior Strategies In-Service

PPHC and Therapy South Zone are hosting Tracy Stackhouse, Colorado native, president and co-founder of Developmental FX. Tracy is a leading pediatric occupational therapist (OT) involved in clinical treatment, research, mentoring, and training regarding OT intervention for persons with neurodevelopmental disorders, especially Fragile X Syndrome and autism. When: October 6, 2014 Where: ARC 6538 S Racine Cir, Centennial, CO 80111 …

PPHC Therapy Zone Meetings

PPHC Therapy North Zone Meeting The North Zone leaders are hosting a North Zone meeting open to all therapists that would like to attend. It will be at the Wheat Ridge Rec Center April 3rd, 2015 from 12 to 1pm. They will discuss DeVero, feeding strategies and troubleshooting for cases. This is a great time to network and meet other …

Toys for Less

Toys for Less, cost effective with the same outcome Switches range online from $34.95-$225.00 VS. Beyond the Blackboard $19.99 They have 2 locations in Colorado you can go their website at www.BeyondTheBlackboard.com What are the benefits switches? The child learns that by accessing the switch the toy is activated. The Child then comes to understand that it is his/her actions …

Clogged G-Tubes

Do you struggle with clogged g- tubes? Here are some ways to make your g-tube clean as brand new. Clamp the top of the extension set with the clamp squeeze tubing with fingers all the way down following through till end of extension set is reached. Repeat if needed and use water to also help loosen any particles that may …