Most of us do not think about hospitals until an emergency arises. However, as I shared in my article A Hospital Near You, hospitals are critical amenities like schools and parks, especially for families with children. [Read more…] about A Hospital Near You: Part II
Good Samaritan Hospital
In deciding where to live, most parents typically consider the quality and proximity of amenities like schools and parks in the neighborhood. But what about hospitals – how important is it to have a good hospital near one’s home? In their book The City Parent Handbook , authors Kathy Bishop and Julia Whitehead explain why hospitals with pediatric emergency departments are absolutely critical and tell parents that they must know where the closest ones are. [Read more…] about A Hospital Near You?