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AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

Uncategorized — August 31, 2015 at 2:42 pm

AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

 
KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

Uncategorized — August 7, 2015 at 4:50 pm

KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

 
KAAP Resident Award Winners

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KAAP Resident Award Winners

 

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AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

Published August 31, 2015
KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

Published August 7, 2015
2015 KAAP Annual Fall CME Meeting Registration Now Open!

2015 KAAP Annual Fall CME Meeting Registration Now Open!

Published July 24, 2015
KAAP Resident Award Winners

KAAP Resident Award Winners

Published June 29, 2015
KAAP Approved as CME Provider

KAAP Approved as CME Provider

Published May 11, 2015
Study Shows Parents Support Healthy School Lunch Choices

Study Shows Parents Support Healthy School Lunch Choices

Published April 23, 2015

AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

August 31, 2015 No Comments

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated the schedule of anticipatory guidance and screenings recommended during well-child visits. The “Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care,” can be found by clicking the below link and contains a new subheading regarding the administration of fluoride varnish from 6 months through 5 years of age. Other recommendations […]

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KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

August 7, 2015 No Comments

KAAP is one of nine organizations to receive a grant from the Kansas Health Foundation and the United Methodist Health Ministries Fund to promote breastfeeding in Kansas. This grant has the goal of increasing initiation and duration of rates of breastfeeding statewide. The KAAP has partnered with the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition on this grant that will […]

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2015 KAAP Annual Fall CME Meeting Registration Now Open!

July 24, 2015 No Comments

Registration is now open for the KAAP 2015 Annual Fall CME Meeting! October 1-2, 2015 Hotel at Old Town Wichita, KS Registration and all meeting information here 

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KAAP Resident Award Winners

June 29, 2015 No Comments

Congratulations to the 2015 KAAP Resident Award winners: Todd Brubaker, MD – Wichita Manjusha Abraham, MD – Kansas City  

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KAAP Approved as CME Provider

May 11, 2015 No Comments

The Kansas Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (KAAP) has been approved by the Kansas Medical Society to Jointly Provide CME with any organization that would like to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM for a live conference or webinars. Why should you consider KAAP to provide CME for your Activity?  Quick and Simple Process: We have […]

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Study Shows Parents Support Healthy School Lunch Choices

April 23, 2015 No Comments

From the Kansas Health Foundation: More than seven out of 10 voters and public school parents in Kansas support requiring public schools to meet the national nutrition standards for school meals, according to a new survey conducted by The Pew Charitable Trusts. The majority of voters and public school parents also think schools should be required […]

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New Oral Health Coding Fact Sheet

March 19, 2015 No Comments

An updated oral health coding fact sheet is now available from AAP that should answer questions that you have regarding new varnish CPT and other oral health issues. New Oral Health Coding Fact Sheet The coding sheet can also be found online at  https://www.aap.org/en-us/professional-resources/practice-support/Coding-at-the-AAP/Pages/Private/Oral-Health-Coding-Fact-Sheet.aspx (member log-in required). Any updates will be posted at this address.

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Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding

February 24, 2015 No Comments

KAAP participated in the Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding on September 24, 2014 in Wichita, hosted by the Kansas Health Foundation and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. National, state, and local experts came together to create opportunities to overcome barriers to breastfeeding in Kansas. Summit participants were also able to learn about available resources […]

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AAP Names New Executive Director

February 20, 2015 No Comments

The American Academy of Pediatrics named it’s first female Executive Director/CEO, Karen L. Remley, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., FAAP, of Richmond, VA., effective July 2015. Current Executive Director Errol R. Alden, M.D., FAAP, announced last July that he would be stepping down from the position he will have held for 11 years. Dr. Remley is currently the chief medical officer […]

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Kansas HPV Rates Lowest in Country

August 6, 2014 No Comments

Kansas ranks lowest in US in HPV vaccination rates for girls.  Overland Park pediatrician and KAAP member Jennifer Mellick, MD, FAAP spoke with Kansas City’s Fox 4 News to raise awareness for the important vaccine.  Her most compelling argument?  She has given the HPV vaccine to her own kids!

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AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated the schedule of anticipatory guidance and screenings recommended during well-child visits....

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