How to Choose and Use a Child Care Health Consultant

This pamphlet describes how to find a child care health consultant to provide technical assistance and instruction on health and safety for staff and families. The text of the brochure also addresses how to assess the knowledge, skills, and work of health professionals who provide health and safety consultation and professional development for early childhood programs. Thiis information can be used by early educators, health consultants, policy makers and others to define and discuss the role of health consultants. Updated 4/22/09. Reviewed and reaffirmed 3/2017