I've Been Telling You For Months About This Special Place Called Sunshine Pediatric Day Center in Tyler.

A new facility has opened in Tyler that caters to medially complex children and kids with special needs that require around the clock care. Parents of children with individualized medical needs know well the daily grind of going to work and having to find care of their kids and make sure they are also learning and growing at the same time. It can be hard.

Well, we found a place that will help ease that daily struggle and grind.

Sunshine PDC is A PPECC.


A Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care Center (PPECC) in Texas is a specialized facility designed to provide comprehensive medical care and support for children with complex medical needs.

These centers cater to children from birth to age 20 who require ongoing medical management due to chronic conditions, disabilities, or developmental issues.

Sunshine PDC offers a range of services aimed at improving the health and well-being of their young patients while providing a supportive environment for both the children and their families.


Key services include skilled nursing care, physical, developmental, and speech therapies, as well as nutritional support.

The staff at Sunshine PDC comprises of highly trained healthcare professionals, including pediatric nurses, therapists, and social workers, who work collaboratively to create individualized care plans for each child who require intermittent, short or long-term skilled nursing care.

In addition to medical and therapeutic services, Sunshine PDC also focus on social and developmental activities, helping children engage in play, learning, and social interaction appropriate for their age and abilities. They also provide daily transportation for the kids and will keep them active and stimulated all day long as opposed to being just "watched" at home.

Melz On The MIC Takes You On A 5 Minute Tour Inside The Tyler Location.

If you're a parent or know someone that is dealing with the daily struggles of trying to maintain while taking care of their medically complex child, take a few minutes for a tour of Sunshine PDC in Tyler with David, the owner/operator and Wendi, one of the pediatric nurses at Sunshine.

I can assure you, these folks care and will take amazing care of your child.

Stop by at 3001 Spur 124 in Tyler or call them at 903-617-6954. You can also visit their website at sunshinepediatricdaycenter.com to learn more. They also have locations in Dallas, Houston and Fort Worth with more on the way.

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