The Florida Pediatrician is a peer reviewed journal published quarterly by the Editorial Board of the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The journal includes scientific articles, case reports, legislative updates, and other information relevant to pediatricians, pediatric specialists, … Continue reading
Registration is open for the virtual 2021 AAP Advocacy Conference – formerly named the Legislative Conference – which will take place April 11 – 13, 2021.
Join the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) for this year’s virtual conference and learn how to become a strong voice for children! … Continue reading
Registration for Avenues to Advocacy is now open!
As part of a Children’s Week Florida event, Avenues to Advocacy provides free, interactive, and virtual workshops that will guide you through the process of becoming an influential advocate for the causes most important to you during the 2021 Legislative Session. … Continue reading
New Year, New Member Benefit – Exclusively for FCAAP Members!
The new year is the perfect time to try something new and to focus on your health! FCAAP is making it easy by partnering with Purple Carrot to offer FCAAP members $30 off their first meal box. … Continue reading
The Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FCAAP) today released updates to “FCAAP Recommendations Regarding Schools During the COVID-19 Pandemic” – a white paper to assist Florida’s school superintendents as they operate schools in their districts during the COVID-19 pandemic. … Continue reading
As many pediatric trainees can attest, the road to becoming a pediatrician is full of questions. To help, the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics has created FCAAP’s Trainee Tips, an educational series for pediatric trainees offering advice on topics of interest identified by medical student, … Continue reading
FCAAP Members: Join FCAAP at 6:30pm ET on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, for a discussion with Florida State Surgeon General and Secretary of Health, Dr. Scott Rivkees, on
the Florida Department of Health’s plan for prioritizing vaccine administration and the roll out of the vaccine in the state, … Continue reading
As many of you are receiving the COVID-19 vaccine in the coming days and weeks, FCAAP is joining a nationwide campaign to raise visibility and promote positive messaging around the vaccine.
Please consider sharing a photo or video of yourself receiving the COVID-19 vaccine on social media using the hashtags #IGotTheShot and #COVIDvaccine and tagging the Chapter (handles below) to help reinforce and grow the public’s confidence in the vaccine. … Continue reading
By now you have likely heard about the numerous changes to the 2021 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set which will take effect on January 1, 2021. These include changes to the code set for office and other outpatient evaluation and management (E/M) services (e.g., … Continue reading
By popular demand, FCAAP will continue hosting its Florida Health Care Provider Forum Series in 2021. A new 30-minute session will be hosted at 12:30pm ET (11:30am CT) on the 3rd Thursday of each month beginning in January. We want to know what topics you want to hear about in the 2021 series! … Continue reading