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COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

September 3, 2021 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

If you have lots of questions about COVID-19 you’re in good company.  Here are some of the most common questions parents ask us.


COVID-19 Community Test Sites

August 27, 2021 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

Because of massive demand and limited resources, we are referring children to community sites for testing except to rule out COVID-19 when a child is sick and needs to be seen in-office. We’ve compiled an up-to-date list of testing sites to make it easier for you to locate the best site for your child.


Delta Variant & Kids

July 15, 2021 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

The number of COVID cases are on the rise in Sarasota County.  The positivity rate is 8.53, up 3.31% in just the past 7 days.   It’s definitely not time to let our guard down. 


COVID 19 Vaccine Update – 16 years+

March 5, 2021 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and the state of Florida have expanded COVID 19 vaccine availability to certain High Risk adolescent individuals 16 years of age and older.


Say YES to COVID-19 Vaccine

February 9, 2021 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

The COVID-19 vaccines will prevent hundreds of thousands of children and adults from becoming very sick or dying from this virus. That’s why Weiss Pediatric Care is encouraging everyone to get the vaccine. 


NOW OFFERING COVID-19 TESTING FOR KIDS

January 24, 2021 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

Weiss Pediatric Care offers COVID testing for kids. Here’s everything you need to know.


Should you send your child back to school?

July 16, 2020 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

As if living in the time of COVID-19 isn’t challenging enough, now parents are faced with the really difficult decision about whether or not to send their children back to school.


To Test or Not to Test For Covid? That is the question.

July 1, 2020 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

Here is what you need to know about COVID testing in our area, including a list of questions based on CDC recommendations that may help you decide when to seek testing.


Preventing Drownings During COVID-19

June 24, 2020 | COVID-19, Health & Safety | 0 comments | Author:

Pediatricians are sounding the alarm that kids may be at an increased risk of drowning during the coronavirus pandemic. Ali Griffin, APRN, offers tips to help keep everyone safe around water this summer.


Is it safe to return to daycare?

May 26, 2020 | COVID-19 | 0 comments | Author:

By knowing what to look for when it comes to reducing risks in early childhood centers, you’ll be better prepared to answer this question for your family.