Category Archives: Pediatrics

Now Caring for Colorado Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) Patients

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As part of our ongoing effort to improve access to high-quality healthcare that is both convenient and affordable, we are happy to announce that we are now seeing Colorado Access Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) patients. Recently Congress has renewed federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, also known as CHIP, for the next […]

Online Medical Care for Children

Mother and Child on Tablet doing Telemedicine Visit with Online Doctor

The Scenario It is 8 pm on a school night.  Just about bedtime for the kids.  Then one of your children vomits.  You think it might have been a one time thing and you start thinking back to what they ate recently.  Then it starts happening again. And again.  And again.  You now realize this […]

School Based Telemedicine + Enhanced Asthma Management Reduces Symptoms and Hospitalizations

Overview:  A recent study from the Journal of the American Medical Association(JAMA) Pediatrics indicates that combining a combination of occasional telemedicine visits with a monitored “at-school” asthma medication regimen as directed by the telemedicine providers significantly increased the number of days without symptoms for the children as well as cutting in half the number of […]

Flu Season is Coming. Vaccination Recommendations

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We are rapidly approaching the beginning of our annual influenza(flu) season which typically runs October through May.  Getting the flu vaccine has been shown to be the best preventative measure to take in order to minimize the negative effects, complications, and deaths from influenza. There has been a yearly ongoing urban legend debate about the […]

Head Lice – Itchy Just Thinking About It

Head Lice

While head lice, also called pediculosis capitis, is not necessarily dangerous to us, there is some physical discomfort associated with having these little parasites on us and there is a significant amount of social stigma associated with having an infestation.