2016 Annual Meeting & Fall Pediatric Update
September 30 - October 2, 2016
Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel
Birmingham, AL
- Details coming soon!


For Chapter & PMA Members Only
Next Webinar:  IMMPrint
Wednesday, June 22, 2016, 12:15 p.m.
- Registration coming soon!

Click Here for Other Upcoming Events 

Maximizing Breastfeeding in the Outpatient Setting CME Training Module, December 2014

Oral Health Online CME Training Module, August 7, 2014

How to Submit a Resolution to the AAP - Updated June 2015

Chapter e-publication, "Chapter Tips & Trends"
- View the latest edition


HR: Employee Evaluations and Payroll Fundamentals
, January 13, 2016
Presenter:  Earl Blackmon, CPA, CGMA
- View online recording now
(45 minutes)

Diagnosis Coding Life Lessons with ICD-10
, November 18, 2015
Presenter:  Lynn Brown, CPC
- View online recording now (58 minutes)

Trash Talk: Medical Waste Disposal Requirements for Alabama Pediatric Practices, September 9, 2015
Presenter:  George West, WestMed Disposal
- View online recording now (47 minutes)

Medicaid Updates: Health Home, RCO's, and PMP's,
July 10, 2015
Presenter:  Robin Rawls, MBA, Jerri Jackson, Alabama Medicaid Agency; Cyndi Crockett, HP Enterprises
- View online recording now (59 minutes)

Technology in the Electronic Payment Space and How it Affects Your Practice, May 13, 2015
Presenter:  Gene Lydick, Compliance Officer, 1st Payment System
- View online recording now (53 minutes)

Setting Pediatric Service Charge Prices Fairly, March 25, 2015
Presenter:  Chip Hart, PCC's Pediatric Solutions
- View online recording now (48 minutes)

Questions and Answers:  Medicaid RCOs, January 28, 2015
Presenters:  Robin Rawls, Jerri Jackson, Carolyn Miller and Cyndi Grockett, Alabama Medicaid Agency
- View online recording now (46 minutes)

New Practice Manager Responsibilities Regarding 401K/Profit Sharing/Cash Balance Retirement Plans, January 14, 2015
Presenter:  Elizabeth Barnett, Merrill Lynch
- View online recording now (28 minutes)

Use of Social Media in Pediatric Practice, November 12, 2014
Presenter:  Amy Dabbs, Children's of Alabama
- View online recording now (30 minutes)

Optimizing Vaccines as a Business Line
, September 10, 2014
Presenter:  Bob Chalmers, Physicians' Alliance of America
- View online recording now (30 minutes)

Top 10 Medicaid Claim Denials and General Medicaid Update, July 9, 2014
Presenter:  Cyndi Crockett, HP Enterprise Services
- View online recording now (55 minutes)

ICD-10:  Take a Deep Breath:  Looking at Respiratory Codes, March 12, 2014
Presenter: Lynn Brown, CPC

- View online recording now!  (34 minutes)

The Paper Chase to ICD-10
, January 8, 2014
Presenter: Lynn Brown, CPC

- View online recording now!  (45 minutes)

A Facebook Primer for Pediatric Practices, October 22, 2013
Presenter: Tim Stewart, MD, FAAP
- View online recording now
(47 minutes)

Hearing Screening in the Medical Home webinar, November 15, 2012
Presenter: Heather Taylor, MD, FAAP/Jeb Hornsby
- View online recording now! (45 minutes)

Blueprint on Attaining NCQA Medical home Recognition
webinar, April 12, 2012
Sponsored by the AL-AAP Practice Management Association
Presenters: Michael Ramsey, MD, FAAP/Haley Smith, Clinic Coordinator, Dothan Pediatric Clinic
- View online recording now! (One hour)

Alabama HIE: How Physicians Can Electronically Exchange in 2012 webinar, November 29, 2011
Sponsored by Alabama Chapter-AAP and AAFP
- View online recording now! (One hour)

Supporting Children's Mental Health Needs in the Aftermath of a Disaster webcast, August 25, 2011
Sponsored by Alabama Chapter-AAP, ADPH and ADMH
- Click here for 1.5 hour presentation

EPSDT: Funny Name, Fundamental Program
webinar, June 2011

Sponsored by the AL-AAP Practice Management Association
- View online recording now! (59 minutes)
- Download PowerPoint Presentation

Pediatric Coding 2011
webinar, January 2011

- View online recording now! (1 hour, 8 minutes)

Achieving Meaningful Use webinar
, December 2010

- Download MP3 Download on-demand audio podcast now! (1 hour, 18 minutes)

Important Update on Alabama's School Immunization Requirements
webinar, July 2010

- Download MP3 Download on-demand audio podcast now! (54 minutes)

Standardized Development Screening for your practice webcast training
Sponsored by Alabama Chapter-AAP, ADPH and ADMH
Click here for hour-long presentation now!
Developmental Screening toolkit for Chapter members


Safe Teen Driving Toolkit for Pediatricians,
September 28, 2012

Blueprint for Attaining NCQA Medical Home Recognition, Updated July 2014

CRAFFT Sample Provider Manual
, 2011

Key Points for Asthma Guideline Implementation
, 2011

PowerPoint Presentation to Business Leaders
- PowerPoint Presentation
   Supporting Documents:
- Joint Principles of the Patient-Centered Medical Home
- Preamble to Patient-Centered Medical Home Joint Principles
- For more information on PCMH, click here.

Third-Party Payor Information/Resources
- Chapter Hassle Factor Form
- BCBS's Modifier 25 policy
- Explanation of BCBS's preventive visit benefits

1st Look Oral Health Initiative (effective Jan. 2, 2009)
- Summary of program
- Fluoride Varnish vendors
- Detailed program requirements and limitations from Medicaid
- AAP Policy Statement, Preventive Oral Health Intervention for Pediatricians, 11/7/2008

Vaccine Safety Resources
- Facts for Parents about Vaccine Safety   (English)  (Spanish)
- Parent Handout - Vaccine Safety: The Facts
- Sample Practice Vaccine Policy Statement
- Sample Non-Compliance Dismissal Letter
- CDC Vaccine Safety Web Site
- AAP Vaccine Safety Web Site

2013 Pediatric Employment

Click here for the latest opportunities

Save CHIP Advocacy Toolkit - October 2014

Take a 1st Look:  Announcing our new Online Oral Health CME Training Module - August 7, 2014

Check out all of the Alabama Chapter-AAP's 2014 Annual Meeting, Spring Meeting and Grand Pediatric Pentathlon photos. 

NEWS RELEASE:  Legislative heroes announced at pediatrics conference - April 29, 2014

NEWS RELEASE:  Alabama Child Health Improvement Alliance is newest member of National Improvement Partnership Network - April 21, 2014

Check out the "Choose to Have a Healthy Family, Alabama! Facebook page - geared to parents in Alabama!
Pediatricians from across the state are providing healthy messages to parents - with content for you to share on your own pages!  Check it out, like it and share the resources to spread the healthy messages!

ATTENTION VENDORS: Announcing the new Alabama Chapter-AAP Pediatric Partner Program:
- Third-Party Vendor Member Benefits "Pediatric Partner" Policy and Procedure
- Pediatric Partner Application
- AL-AAP Who We Are
- See also:  Endorsements, Solicitation, Advertising and Donations Policy


Michael Ramsey, MD, FAAP begins term as Chapter President - October 3, 2013

Alabama Chapter-AAP wins AAP Outstanding Chapter!  - April 5, 2013

Archived News, 2012 and before

Help raise money for Reach Out and Read-Alabama!
Find out more about our early literacy program, Reach Out and Read-Alabama, and make a donation online using Paypal by clicking here.

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