About Youth Care Barnes

OUR PHILOSOPHY: We believe any effort made to help your child is never wasted time.

OUR MISSION: To provide intensive, compassionate care for infants, children, adolescents and young adults in a sensitive manner that promotes the dignity and well-being of the family.

OUR PROMISE: We promise to listen and provide clear answers to your questions and 
understandable explanations of your diagnosis and treatment.


OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES

1. FAITH
Our faith leads us to recognize and care not only for the body and mind but also the spirit. We acknowledge God's presence in healing and believe that He works through our staff to bring comfort, hope and health to those of all beliefs.


2. EXCELLENCE IN PEDIATRIC SERVICE
We provide quality health care by specially trained and experienced pediatricians and nurses. Experience has taught us that attention to detail matters.

3. EDUCATION
We believe that an informed parent is more effective and also more satisfied in their 
role. We use all means available to educate including verbal and written 
instructions and web information in PEDIATRIC ADVISOR

4. RESPECT
We respect our families' opinions and their time. We have learned through experience to listen and to make the most efficient use of time. We give high priority to reducing waiting time. We are sensitive to financial issues and try to be fair in our charges and collections.

5. FAMILY INTEGRITY
We honor and support the family and will do all we can to strengthen it by 
by meeting both the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the child and the family.

SPECIAL FEATURES 


1. Pediatric specialty care that is convenient to busy, working families

appointments available "same day"
for the acutely ill and injured, a call-in or walk-in option is available
waiting times, always a problem in pediatrics, are improved by having a
  pediatrician in the office five full days a week
hours are tailored to seasonal need and are extended during the winter season
billing : our computer system is able to bill insurance electronically and
  provide statements which are understandable
reminder cards are now available for check-ups and immunizations
in office lab and x-ray improves the quality of our care and makes it possible
  for families to have most of their needs met in the office without having to
  travel to outside facilities with a sick or injured child

2. PEDIATRIC ADVISOR

  • Our web site featuring the Pediatric Advisor contains hundreds of topics covering   well children, development, and the sick or injured child.

3. SEDATION FOR MINOR PROCEDURES

  • Sedation for procedures such as laceration repair and bladder catheterization using inhaled nitrous oxide (like a dentist) lessens your child's anxiety, pain and unpleasant memories.

2. ON SITE X-RAY

  • The thorough evaluation and treatment of minor trauma including falls and joint injuries is made possible by on site X-ray without having to send your injured child to another facility. Most of these injuries can be managed in our clinic through splinting and casting.