Are You Going to the Doctor?
Scared? A Little Bit Nervous? Excited?
That’s Why You’re Here.
Hi! Our names are Julie and Laura and we’re both nurses. Have you ever wondered what it is like to go to the hospital, the doctor’s office, or have surgery? Well you have come to the right place. Below we have put together a lot of fun videos for you to watch. We hope all of these things will help make your visit to the doctor’s office or the hospital a little less scary.
If there is something you can’t find that you would like to see, send us an email and we will see if we can find it for you. Now scroll down and have fun…
Get to know before you go
What Does a Child Life Specialist Do?
Maddie, Child Life Specialist UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, tells you how she can help you.
What to pack for your hospital stay?
Watch to see some of the things you should bring to the hospital with you when you are going to spend the night.
For more tips visit Via Christi Health https://www.viachristi.org/
Your Blood Pressure
What's a Pulse Ox?
Measuring Your Weight
What do you do with a stethascope?
Wearing a mask
What's an IV?
Mighty Mike Goes To The Doctor
The Mighty Mickey Foundation
Going to the Dentist
Watch and see what it is like to go to the dentist.
What’s it like?…
Charlotte Talks About Celiac Disease
Charlotte has Celiac Disease. Watch to see some of the things she can’t eat and what happens if she does eat them.
What is it like to get a cast cut off?
Watch as a little boy gets his cast cut off. Now you’ll know what it might be like if you ever have to have a cast removed.
The Anesthesia Mask - Going to Sleep
Tonsillectomy: A Kids Perspective
Oxygen mask when you wake up
You Can Do At The Hospital
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