Child Safety

John C. Lincoln is committed to providing excellent, community-focused medical care to families like yours. Further, we also provide preventive care information and offer programs that benefit our community.

Mendy's Place:
Emergency Care for Children

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Learn more about Mendy's Place, the only 24/7 pediatric emergency center staffed with pediatric specialists including a Child Life Specialist.

Child safety is part of our preventive care mission. We invite you to learn about ways to protect your child from illness, accidents and sports injuries.

Child safety seat program: Learn how John C. Lincoln's car seat program provides free car seat installation and inspection services.

Car seat safety tips: Reduce the risk of accident-related injury by using your car seat properly.

Children and concussions: Understand what happens during a concussion, know the symptoms of concussion and learn how John C. Lincoln provides specialized post-concussion care for children.

Burn prevention: See our list of helpful tips to prevent burns around the home, in the kitchen and around hot water.

Children and sports injuries: Know when to take your child to the emergency department after an injury, and learn why specialized care is important.

Summer safety tips: A John C. Lincoln emergency room physician offers expert advice on sun and heat safety, water safety, bites and stings.

Further, the News section of offers these informative articles:

Hand hygiene: Washing your hands is the best way to prevent the spread of flu and other viruses. Download a poster that cheerfully reminds children to wash their hands.

Holiday safety tips: Have a happier, safer holiday season with advice from Mendy's Place, the 24/7 pediatric emergency center at John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital.

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