With the COVID-19 pandemic quickly spreading through the country, information and recommendations are changing daily. While up-to-date information, resources, and recommendations are available in the post below, the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics has created a weekly webinar forum series to address some of the most frequently asked questions we have been receiving. … Continue reading
The Spring 2020 edition of The Florida Pediatrician is now available! Click here to aceess this edition.
Featured articles include:• Asthma in Children: An Update for the Clinician • The Hematologic Workup for General Pediatricians: Which Tests to Perform Prior to Hematological Referral• … Continue reading
Below is FCAAP’s compilation of resource materials for parents on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. This list is updated as new information becomes available.
From the Department of Children & Families (DCF):DCF COVID-19 Information
From the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FCAAP):“How to Prevent Illness from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)” … Continue reading
FCAAP Members: Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 Audrey Lincourt Schiebler, FAAP, and Gerold Schiebler, MD, FAAP, Advocacy Award and the Phillip O. Lichtblau, MD, Award!
Audrey Lincourt Schiebler, FAAP, and Gerold Schiebler, MD, FAAP, Advocacy AwardThis award is given annually to a physician who has worked beyond the profession, … Continue reading
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is pleased to provide AAP members the opportunity to review and share comments electronically on resolutions for the Annual Leadership Forum (ALF).
Please share your comments on any resolutions that are of interest to you. … Continue reading
Last month, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 to allow the Trump administration’s public charge final rule to take effect nationwide, except for Illinois. The Department of Homeland Security will begin implementing the rule on February 24.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has been speaking out against this policy since it was first proposed three years ago, … Continue reading
With the holiday season upon us, FCAAP Offices will be closed Tuesday, December 24 through Sunday, December 29 and Tuesday, December 30 through Wednesday, January 1 for the holidays. We will respond to email and voicemail messages when we return, and appreciate your patience and continued support. … Continue reading
The American Academy of Pediatrics’ (AAP) Section on Early Career Physicians (SOECP) is pleased to welcome faculty applications for the 2020-2022 class of the Young Physicians Leadership Alliance (YPLA). Applicants must be an active member of the AAP for the full duration of the program. … Continue reading
Changes are coming to the Florida Healthy Kids (FHK) program next year.
Starting January 1, 2020, three Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) will provide coverage for all Florida Healthy Kids members—Aetna Better Health of Florida (Aetna) and Simply Healthcare (Simply) will provide statewide coverage, … Continue reading
With a beautiful venue and exciting new CME topics, FCAAP’s Annual Conference is going to be bigger and better than ever in 2020! We know you’re excited to attend, so we want to help you lose the “wait” this holiday weekend. … Continue reading