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SATURDAY FLU CLINIC SCHEDULED NOV. 11 and 18

2017-11-02T22:11:03+00:00 Tags: |

Due to many requests by our patients we are scheduling two more Saturday Flu Clinics. They will be November 11 and 18th from 8-11:30 am. For the flu shot clinic, a scheduled appointment will be required. (We must be able to plan how many staff members are needed.) This is for All for Kids established [...]

SATURDAY FLU CLINIC SCHEDULED OCT. 14 and 21

2017-09-29T16:52:54+00:00

We are scheduling Saturday Flu Clinics on October 14 and 21 from 8-11:30 am. For the flu shot clinic, a scheduled appointment will be required. (We must be able to plan how many staff members are needed.) This is for All for Kids established patients only. Private insurance, no insurance and Medicaid vaccine is available. [...]

Welcome Dr. Ashley Halpain!

2017-01-02T17:51:51+00:00

We are very happy to announce that Dr. Ashley Wilcox Halpain has joined our practice and is now taking appointments.  Welcome Dr. Halpain!  Dr. Halpain is a pediatrician who trained at UAMS, Arkansas Children's Hospital, most recently serving as chief resident for the past year.  She is now a full time pediatrician at our clinic. [...]

We have moved the MMR vaccine to 12 months.

2017-01-02T17:52:35+00:00

We are following the current US measles epidemic story with vigilance. Thankfully for now, Arkansas has been spared. We are getting a lot of calls from our parents about what to do in response. We have two recommendations. First, we are moving the first routine MMR vaccination for our young patients to the 12 month [...]

The Flu is here

2017-01-02T17:52:56+00:00

This past week our office has been really busy with influenza. After an incubation period of 1 to 3 days, an Influenza illness is generally characterized by the sudden onset of fever, frequently with chills or rigors, headache, feelings of tiredness, muscle aches, and a dry cough. Then, the respiratory signs of sore throat, nasal [...]

AMEBIC MENINGITIS – CURRENT NEWS

2017-01-02T17:53:15+00:00

We wanted to comment on the current story about amebic meningitis that is in the news. The free living ameba is a rare disease that occurs when humans become infected. Water containing the ameba enters the nose and migrates into the brain. You do NOT become infected by drinking contaminated water. Symptoms begin 1-7 days [...]

Picking Up Info from the Front Desk

2017-01-02T17:53:29+00:00

For Confidentiality and HIPAA reasons we will now need to know who will be picking up any information you request to be left at the front desk for pick up. To make sure that information in regard to your child does not get to the wrong person, the employee that talks to you will ask who [...]