Free Child Car Seat Inspections Continue at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman 05/15/2012
KAUFMAN, Texas — More than 150 runners and walkers participated in Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman’s Spring Into Action 5K in March, raising more than $6,000 for the hospital’s car seat safety initiative.
The Child Automobile Safety Initiative is part of Texas Health Kaufman’s mission to improve the health of people in the Kaufman community.
This year's Spring into Action 5K raised funds for the car seat safety program. Click photo to download hi-res image
The car seat checkups are held at the hospital on the fourth Saturday of each month. The program includes checks of child safety seats for Kaufman County families — and provides free seats to parents whose do not have a child car seat that meets national safety guidelines. The program also offers safety tips for parents when traveling with children.
For more information, parents can call 1-877-THR-WELL (1-877-947-8355).
About Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman is a 91-bed acute-care, full-service medical center serving Kaufman and Henderson counties and the southern part of Dallas County since 1979. The hospital's services include women’s services, wound care, diagnostic imaging, cardiac rehabilitation and pain management services.
Texas Health Kaufman, an affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, was recently recognized with the Pathway to Excellence hospital designation for distinction in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is a Level IV Trauma Center. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org/Kaufman.