2014 Spring Meeting & Pediatric Update
Featuring "The Grand" Pediatric Pentathlon Benefitting Reach Out and Read
April 24-27, 2014
Marriott Grand Hotel, Point Clear, AL
- Get more details
- Download registration brochure
- Register online
- Alternate hotel list


For Chapter & PMA Members Only
Next Installment:  Practice Management Topic TBA
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
- Registration coming soon!

2014 Annual Meeting & Fall Pediatric Update
September 26-28, 2014
Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel

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How to Submit a Resolution to the AAP

Chapter e-publication, "Chapter Tips & Trends"
- View the latest edition
Chapter Leadership's video message, March 21, 2014


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, 2012

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

NEW!  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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