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This Weekends Flu Clinic is Cancelled

Aug 23, 2019

The flu clinic for our high risk patients that was scheduled for ths weekend has been cancelled. We have not recieved our shipment of the vaccine. We apologize for any inconvenience and will keep y...

Welcome Our New Nutritionist!

Aug 16, 2019

Please join us in welcoming our new Nutritionist, Margaret Stevens, R.D., L.D.N.. She will be seeing all patients at our Peabody and Lynn locations. Referrals must be made though your primary care phy...

National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)

Aug 13, 2019

National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is an annual observance held in August. The American Academy of Pediatrics is using this month to spread its message that vaccines are safe and effective,...

Help Keep Our Oceans Clean!

Jul 31, 2019

Here are the 10 most common items polluting our oceans: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/environment/10-most-common-items-polluting-the-ocean/ss-AADHJuS?li=BBnb7Kz&ocid=U348DHP&fbclid=IwAR3rFV-emqjQkG...

Hummus Products Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

Jul 18, 2019

Nearly 90 Hummus Products Recalled Over Listeria Concerns Click Here for News Article- Hummus recall- CBS Local ...

College Anxiety Group

Jun 04, 2019

We are happy to announce our upcoming anxiety group for teens and young adults heading off to college or returning in the fall. Please see flyer for contact information....

Tyson Chicken Strips Recall

May 07, 2019

Tyson Chicken Strips Recall ...

Frozen Entrees Recall

May 07, 2019

Frozen Entrees Recall Article ...

World Lyme Day

May 01, 2019

World Lyme Day is observed on May 1st in an effort to raise awareness about Lyme disease. Lyme disease is a bacterial disease transmitted by the bite of an infected tick. Over 300,000 people are di...

National Infant Immunization Week

Apr 30, 2019

National Infant Immunization Week - April 27th - May 4th. Knowing the importance of vaccinating infants is one of the best ways to protect your child and family from a vaccine-preventable disease. ...

MyChart Patient Portal

Apr 26, 2019

Was your child up all night with an ear ache?  Maybe he or she woke with a sore throat and you would like it checked before heading to school?  PHCA now has early morning visits available to be sche...

Hunt's Tomato Paste Recall

Apr 08, 2019

Link to article: Click Here ...

Recent Measles Outbreak

Apr 05, 2019

Recent Measles Outbreak Unless you have had a direct exposure, Pediatric Health Care Associates’ regular vaccination schedule provides excellent protection. Pediatric Health Care Associates does no...

RECALL ON ORAL IBUPROFEN

Feb 05, 2019

RECALL ON ORAL IBUPROFEN Check you medicine cabinet to see if you have any of these lot numbers! Click Here For More Information ...

Parenting Your Challenging Child

Dec 21, 2018

Join us and learn a more effective approach to understanding and helping your behaviorally challenging child....

Travel Safety

Dec 12, 2018

With the holiday season coming soon, a lot of families maybe traveling outside of the country to visit love ones or just taking a vacation. In order to ensure your child’s health and safety while...

Common Household Hazards

Dec 10, 2018

Commpon Household Hazards...

Symptom Checklist

Dec 10, 2018

Our triage department has been getting a large amount of calls on Diarrhea and Vomiting in the past few weeks. Check Healthy Children for their symptom check list. Click Here for more info....

Chickenpox and the Varicella Vaccine

Nov 30, 2018

The worst chickenpox outbreak in two decades in North Carolina may be linked to vaccine exemption. Two doses of Varicella vaccine can offer significant protection against childhood chickenpox and s...

Are You High Risk for the Flu?

Oct 24, 2018

Is your child considered high-risk for the flu? Each year millions of Americans suffer from flu illnesses. Last flu season had a record high of children deaths. The CDC reported that over 900,000 pe...

MyChart Patient Portal

Oct 22, 2018

MyChart is patient portal that makes it easier to manage your family’s healthcare needs. Schedule future appointment or if you have to cancel one for any reason you can access this by going on MyC...

AAP Calls to Ban Infant Walkers

Sep 18, 2018

Study: Infant walker injuries support AAP’s call for a ban. Click here for the full article...

We Offer Prenatal Consultations

Sep 17, 2018

Have you decided on a pediatrician yet? Choosing a doctor can be an overwhelming process, by starting your search early you will help alleviate some anxiety. Check our web site at www.phcapediatric...

Teen Anxiety Group

Sep 10, 2018

Want to stop your worry cycle? Come join our new Teen Anxiety Group (ages 14-17) and learn how to change old patterns using cognitive behavioral therapy skills. This will be a fun, interactive skill b...

MassHealth Changes

Aug 29, 2018

MassHealth Changes - MassHealth changed on March 1st. To receive care at PHCA, your child must be covered by a Mass Health plan called Tufts Health Together with Boston Children’s ACO. For ques...