Spring 2014 Health Link Online

HealthLink Online

Uniting Children, Parents, Caregivers, and Health Professionals

Nurses, Doctors and Other Health Professionals at ECELS Can Help

Nurses, Doctors and Other Health  Professionals at ECELS Can Help

Do you have health and safety questions? Speak to a nurse by calling the ECELS technical assistance line. ECELS is the Early Childhood Education Linkage System-Healthy Child Care Pennsylvania. ECELS serves professionals whose work includes keeping children healthy in early education and child care programs.

For more than 25 years, ECELS has linked health experts with early education and child care professionals to promote adoption of best practices. ECELS is a nationally recognized program of the PA Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Does your child care program have a health consultant? ECELS can help you connect with a health professional to be an ongoing source of health and safety advice. Use the ECELS website at www.ecels-healthychildcarepa.org. Contact ECELS by e-mail or phone: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 484-446-3003 or in PA 800-243-2357.

Remember that each Regional Key has a designated staff member who addresses health and safety issues too.