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During an interview with a potential child care provider, ask
open-ended questions, such as:
Ask specific questions about caring for a child in your child's age
group, such as:
Have your child present for at least part of your interview with a
potential individual care provider. Watch how the provider interacts with your
Ask the provider about his or her educational background, including
training in child care. Ask specifically whether he or she is trained to
prevent choking and certified in first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
September 14, 2012
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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