Telemedicine Consults at Heritage Pediatrics

As of 3/23/20 Heritage Pediatrics is moving to most visits by telemedicine, including both well and sick visits. All questions related to how this works and how to prepare may be found here.

Talking to Your Children About Corona Virus

Emotions are running high.  Schools are closed. People are working from home and uncertainty about the next few days and weeks is at an all time high.  As adults, many of us are feeling the stress that comes from so many unknowns.  For children and teenagers, stress levels may be even higher as they are out of their routines, not able to see their friends and not able to go many places.  Below are some tips on how to talk to your children and teenagers about Coronavirus and how to cope with the days and weeks ahead.

Corona Virus FAQs

Answers to frequently asked questions about the Corona Virus (CoVID – 19)

Corona Virus Update: March 19

We want to update all of our families, particularly those who are not following us on Facebook.  We understand that these are unprecedented times of worry and uncertainty, and we want to be clear on our advice and recommendations at this time.  We continue to see both well and sick children with a “cohorted” schedule to reduce risk of transmission.  Below is an explanation of our many changes and recommendations. 

Corona Virus Update: March 12

Heritage Pediatrics wants to share with you the precautions we have put in to place as a goal to give you peace of mind and NOT add panic. We will continue making changes as needed, until COVID-19 is under control.  Know that we have not seen/nor are we aware of any COVID-19 cases in our community, these are merely steps we are taking to put you at ease and to be proactive. 

What are coronaviruses?

By now, we’re sure you’ve heard about the novel coronavirus also known as COVID-19. 

What are coronaviruses? Click on the link below to read more