Morgan Mental Health Care

(208)890-7165

Meridian, Idaho 83646

Morgan Mental Health Care

Mental Health Care in Treasure Valley & Surrounding Areas

Pediatrics Health Care Team

Morgan Mental Health Care

What is Pediatric Health Care?

Pediatrics is a specialized branch of medical care that is exclusively dedicated to meeting the health needs of children and young adults. From the moment of birth through the formative years of development into young adulthood, it is concerned with promoting, advancing, and maintaining their physical, emotional, and social well-being. 

To achieve this aim, pediatric care offers a broad range of health services that cater to the unique needs of children. These services include preventive healthcare measures that seek to stave off potential health risks before they manifest. Moreover, it is also geared towards the diagnosis and treatment of both acute and chronic illnesses. Pediatricians take on a caring and nurturing role in the lives of their young patients, which is essential in the development and growth of children in every aspect of their lives.

Pediatric Care Services

Pediatric healthcare encompasses a wide range of medical services, including preventative care, diagnosis, treatment, and management of various diseases and conditions. As a pediatric healthcare provider, the primary objective is to ensure that every child receives expert care that is tailored to their specific needs.

Moreover, pediatric healthcare recognizes that the family plays a critical role in the child’s health and recovery. Thus, providers work collaboratively with the family to develop a treatment plan that not only addresses the child’s medical concerns but also considers the family’s input and preferences. Additionally, pediatric healthcare providers take an educational approach, empowering families with relevant information to help them understand treatment options, disease progression, and how to care for the child after medical procedures.

All in all, pediatric healthcare providers play a vital role in ensuring the overall wellbeing of children, working tirelessly to ensure that every child gets the care and attention they require to lead healthy and productive lives. Pediatric Health care provides expert care to the child while working with the family to address their concerns, problems, and to help them understand treatment options. They provide:

  • Well child care
  • Preventive health including immunizations and screenings
  • Support
  • Education
  • Guidance for caregivers
  • Care for illnesses and injuries
  • Referrals to specialists as needed

Our Pediatrics Team

Babies and children require specialized health care as their needs differ from those of adults. Therefore, it is crucial to seek out a healthcare professional who is equipped to provide such specialized care. As your child develops and reaches various stages, having a healthcare provider is essential for routine checkups, managing illnesses, and treating injuries.

This can be provided by a range of professionals, including pediatricians, family practice health care providers, physician assistants, family nurse practitioners, or pediatric nurse practitioners who can serve as your child’s primary care provider. These healthcare providers are knowledgeable in the area of pediatrics, which is the medical specialty that deals with providing care for infants, children, and adolescents. Finding the right healthcare provider who can deliver effective and appropriate care for your child’s unique needs is crucial for achieving optimal health outcomes.