Preparing Your Child For Anesthesia

Please follow these preanesthetic fasting instructions carefully, unless advised otherwise by your anesthesiologist, to avoid the cancellation of your procedure.

Parent Resources:

  • SmartTots
  • Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation
  • Society of Pediatric Anesthesia (SPA)
  • The American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia (MOCA)


Local Anesthetic (LA) Admixtures


File Naming Conventions 20201004

Use letters, numbers, hyphens (-), YYYYMMDD or YYYY-MM-DD and do not use special characters such as:  ” /.\ [ ] : ; | = _ , < ? > & $ # ! ‘ { } ( ).

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Phone Number Format Naming Convention 20201004

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Choosing a Domain Name 20201004

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Password Security Best Practices

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FTC Recognizing and Reporting Email and Text Phishing Scams

Before opening an email, right-click to review the name. If it doesn't follow the File Naming Convention, it may be a hacker.

If you get a phishing email, forward it to the Anti-Phishing Working Group at If you get a phishing text message, forward it to SPAM (7726).

Cybersecurity for Physicians

Cybersecurity of the web has different levels. We do not offer dark web levels. Our clients are offered surface web and deep web without ePHI. Although we can offer HIPAA compliant deep web software for ePHI, we do not want the security risk of an breach. However, we will link to a secure server at any bank or HIPAA compliant medical portal in order to help keep your enterprise safe.

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