ERIC Number: ED501795
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care Health Connections: A Health and Safety Newsletter for California Child Care Professionals. Volume 19, Number 6, November-December 2006
Zamani, A. Rahman, Ed.; Calder, Judy, Ed.; Rose, Bobbie, Ed.; Leonard, Victoria, Ed.; Gendell, Mara, Ed.
California Childcare Health Program
"Child Care Health Connections" is a bimonthly newsletter published by the California Childcare Health Program (CCHP), a community-based program of the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Family Health Care Nursing. The goals of this newsletter are to promote and support a healthy and safe environment for all children in child care reflecting California's diversity; to recreate linkages and promote collaboration among health and safety and child care professionals; and to be guided by the most up-to-date knowledge of the best practices and concepts of health, wellness and safety. This issue contains these articles: (1) Help with Blue Immunization Cards (Bobbie Rose); (2) Getting Health Information for a Child (Judy Calder); (3) Introducing Solid Foods to Infants (Vickie Leonard); (4) Feeding Styles of Parents and Caregivers (Bobbie Rose); (5) Bad Breath: An Embarrassing Problem (A. Rahman Zamani); (6) Exposure to Communicable Disease; (7) Suspected Illness or Communicable Disease Exclusion Form; (8) Transitioning Children with Special Needs in Educational Systems (Tahereh Garakanai); (9) Immunization: What Family Child Care Providers Need to Do; and (10) Choosing Safe and Appropriate Toys (Vickie Leonard). A list of additional health and safety resources is included. (Individual articles contain references.)
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Health, Child Safety, Immunization Programs, Communication Strategies, Infants, Nutrition, Food, Infant Care, Eating Habits, Communicable Diseases, Transitional Programs, Disabilities, Young Children, Toys
California Childcare Health Program. 1950 Addison Street Suite 107, Berkeley, CA 94704. Tel: 510-204-0938; Fax: 510 204-0931; Web site: http://www.ucsfchildcarehealth.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Child Development.
Authoring Institution: California Childcare Health Program, Oakland.
Identifiers - Location: California