Useful Resources for Parents

Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children wants parents to feel empowered to take an active role in their children's health care. Below, you will find a variety of resources to help you take the best care of your child at home as well as a few to help you work with your child's health care team to ensure the best possible care. 

First Call for Children

First Call® for Children has the answers to your after-hours medical questions 5 p.m. - 8 a.m. Mon. - Fri. 24 hours on weekends, and holidays.

Call 303-563-3300

Out of Denver area call toll-free 1-877-647-7440

If you think your child is having a life-threatening medical emergency, call 9-1-1. 
Poison Control: 1-800-222-1222


Health Screening Recommendations for Children

In the News

Health Screening Recommendations

The American Academy of Pediatrics is advising three new health screenings (and one to avoid) for your child. Learn more in our Rocky Mountain Kids magazine>>


Healthy Beverages for Children

What are Your Children Drinking? 

Fluids are an important part of your child's nutrition intake. Learn more about beverage recommendations in our Rocky Mountain Kids magazine>>


Study Finds 73 Percent of American Children Consume Caffeine Daily

CBS4 offers a story with Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children about the dangers of too much caffeine for children>>