Doctors at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital warn of the dangers of swallowed button batteries

Doctors at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital (YNHCH) are warning parents and caregivers of young children to play close attention to the dangers of a national phenomenon posed by the ingestion of small batteries that resemble buttons or coins.

Family advocates visit Capitol Hill on behalf of Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital Association

Sisters Nyla and Kyla McCotter represented Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital, along with parents Amanda Viera and Willie McCotter and staff from YNHH, at this year’s Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day in Washington, DC. The McCotters were among 44 families and 38 children’s hospitals throughout the United States who visited Capitol Hill to advocate for children’s health on June 15-16.

Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital Nicole McNeer, MD named to Forbes Magazine’s “30 Under 30”

Nicole McNeer, MD, a pediatric resident at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital was recently named to Forbes Magazine’s “30 Under 30 in Healthcare” which focuses on healthcare researchers and caregivers who make a huge impact and difference in the lives of patients and their communities.

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