4350 East Camelback Road
Suite G-100
Phoenix, Arizona  85018

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Coronavirus Updates

CAMELBACK PEDIATRICS IS COMMITTED TO KEEPING YOUR CHILD SAFE

 

Effective immediately:

  1. Well visit appointments are scheduled between the hours of 8:20 AM and 12:00 PM.
     

  2. Sick visit appointments will start at 1:50 PM.
     

  3. We are cancelling many routine well child check appointments.  We no longer schedule weekday routine well visits for the following ages:  2 ½ years, 3 years, 5 years and older.  These visits can be scheduled if your child is not up to date with immunizations.
     

  4. We are cancelling many non-urgent appointments.  Examples include appointments for behavioral problems, school problems, and Attention Deficit Disorder.  Please call if your child is due for a prescription refill. 
     

  5. Please do not bring unnecessary people with you to your child’s appointment.  This includes grandparents, other adults, and siblings.  Both parents of newborns are, of course, are welcome.  We know this will present an inconvenience for many of you, especially with your kids home from school, but this is the best policy for the health of all our patients and the community. 
     

  6. If your child is under 2 months, please park your car and call us at (602) 840-3120, and select option 8.   Please wait in your car or in the courtyard until we call you.
     

  7. Respiratory illnesses - If your child has a cough OR fever, please park your car and call our office at (602) 840-3120, and select option 8.   Do NOT enter our office without calling first.  Please wait in your car or in the courtyard until we call you.
     

  8. Coronavirus illness - Per the CDC, if your child has a cough OR fever and has had CLOSE CONTACT (within 6 feet) with a known COVID-19 person within the last 14 days OR has traveled from China, Japan, Europe, or Korea in the last 14 days, your child meets criteria to be tested for COVID-19.  Please call us for details regarding where a test can be done.
     

  9. Telehealth.  We anticipate that your health insurance policies will soon allow us to utilize this important tool.  We will let you know our progress on this front.
     

THINGS ARE RAPIDLY CHANGING.PLEASE CONTINUE TO VISIT THIS SITE OFTEN FOR NEW INFORMATION ABOUT OUR OFFICE POLICIES.PLEASE ALSO CLICK ON THE CORONAVIRUS UPDATE BUTTON BELOW TO BE CONNECTED TO THE LATEST IMPORTANT INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE CDC, MARICOPA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, AND THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS.

Updated March 18, 3:00pm

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If you are planning to visit us, please inform our Schedulers of any of the following:

  1. If your child has a cough OR fever and has had close contact with a known COVID-19 person within the last 14 days.   Close contact is defined as being within 6 feet of a person who has tested positive for COVID-19 for at least 10 minutes. 
     

  2. If your child has has a cough OR fever and has traveled from China, Japan, Europe, or Korea in the last 14 days. 

We will take the necessary steps to reduce exposure to other children. 

We welcome you to our office, where there is no higher priority than the health and safety of you and your family.

 

Thank you!

For the most up-to-date information regarding Coronavirus, click on these websites:

 

       Center for Disease Control (CDC)

World Health Organization

 

Arizona Department of Health Services

       Maricopa County Dept of Health

 

      Healthy Children.org