Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care – Crystal Lauve

Lauve's Pediatric Extended Care

Discover comprehensive and compassionate pediatric extended care at Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care, led by Crystal Lauve. Providing specialized attention for children with medical complexities, our dedicated team ensures a nurturing environment. Crystal Lauve’s commitment to pediatric care reflects in personalized programs, fostering development, and enhancing the well-being of young patients. Explore a center where each child’s unique needs are prioritized, promoting growth and quality of life. With a focus on family-centered care, Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care stands as a trusted choice for parents seeking exceptional services and support for their children’s health and development.

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About Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care

A Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Center (PPECC) operates as a non-residential, family-centered medical day care facility, offering reliable nursing care for children aged birth through 20 years with a variety of medically complex needs. Our center has a multidisciplinary team of skilled Nurses, Aids, and Therapists on staff. Parents can go to work or school, confident that their special needs child is cared for by a team of highly-trained professionals, all while participating in socially and developmentally stimulating activities with their peers.

Our program develops an individualized, comprehensive plan of care for each child.  We consider the scope of their medical, social and developmental needs and how we can facilitate better outcomes. Each child’s plan of care is developed in coordination with their parent/guardian and their physician to address their specific nursing and therapeutic goals. Parents/guardians receive updates each day of the child’s clinical interventions, therapies, and educational activities. We schedule parent conferences to thoroughly discuss the child’s progress, goals, and any required parent education. If needed, we provide transportation to and from the center.

Children enrolled in PPECC programs may have various medical conditions, including:

  • Cardiac Disease
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Complex Medication Regimen
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Endocrine Disorder
  • Feeding Tube
  • Developmental Delay
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Genetic Disorders
  • IV Therapy
  • Kidney Disease
  • Neurological Disorder
  • Seizure Disorder
  • Spina Bifida
  • Tracheostomy
  • Ventilator/Oxygen Dependent

Our dedicated team provides specialized care tailored to the unique needs of each child, ensuring a supportive and comprehensive environment.

How Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care Got Its Start

I am an entrepreneur and have been involved in many different industries throughout the years. My husband once said I am the Jack of all trades and a master of none…until now! I’ve finally found my calling. I’ve always had a tender heart for people that can’t defend or care for themselves, especially children.  Special needs children are near and dear to my heart. They can be so vibrant and full of life! It takes patient, sincere and compassionate people to be their voice and to care for them. It is a very rewarding experience to be involved in improving the lives of these amazing children.

Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care has a sister center in Bossier City, LA called Lauve’s Pediatric Day Health Care.  In the six years that Lauve’s Pediatric Day Health Care has been open, there have been so many success stories! The program creates the perfect atmosphere for children to thrive. We have had many calls from East Texas families wanting to know more about the program and if there were any centers in East Texas. Recognizing the need for a central East Texas location, we planned to open a center. In July 2019, Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care became the third licensed PPECC facility in the State of Texas. We are very excited to bring this program and facility to the East Texas special needs community!

Nurturing Excellence: Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care with Crystal Lauve

Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care, under the compassionate leadership of Crystal Lauve, is a beacon of excellence in pediatric healthcare. Crystal Lauve and her dedicated team deeply commit to providing unparalleled care for children with medical complexities. They meticulously design our center to cater to the unique needs of young patients, ensuring a nurturing environment that prioritizes their development and overall well-being.

Crystal Lauve’s visionary leadership drives the creation of personalized programs, tailored to each child’s specific requirements. This approach not only fosters growth but also enhances the quality of life for our young patients. At Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care, we understand the importance of family-centered care, and our commitment to it shines through in every aspect of our services.

Parents seeking comprehensive and compassionate healthcare for their children find solace in our center. We pride ourselves on being a trusted space where expertise meets empathy, creating an environment where every child has the opportunity to thrive. Explore Lauve’s Pediatric Extended Care for a holistic approach to pediatric health, where excellence is not just a standard but a commitment to the well-being of each child under our care.


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