Even though children are the main focus in pediatric care, sometimes parents require extra support and care during their child's hospital stay. This is normal. Dealing with a sudden medical event and taking care of their child can be a difficult. Not to mention, it presents an unexpected disruption on day-to-day family life. If one of your patient's parents is having a difficult time coping, providing them with a self-care tip sheet for parents may help them through this challlenging time.