https://www.independentpediatrician.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/online-safety.jpg 1000 1500 scottbeyer /wp/wp-content/uploads/logo.png scottbeyer2023-11-15 18:44:592023-11-15 19:31:43Online Safety is Self-Awareness: Creating Healthy Cultures at Work and at Home
Increasingly, families are looking to pediatricians for education on how to create healthy boundaries around digital media use. What do families and pediatricians need to know in order to support kids in practicing online safety? What is online safety, and what does it look like in practice? Marissa Maldonado, CEO of Proda Technology, speaks to these questions and shares her thoughts on starting generative conversations at home with children of any age, as both an IT professional and a parent.
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In the 17 years since its founding by Dr. Melisa Holmes and Dr. Trish Hutchison, Girlology has grown into a company with national reach focused on sharing information about health and adolescence with families.
https://www.independentpediatrician.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/parent_toddler_tablet.jpg 1000 1500 scottbeyer /wp/wp-content/uploads/logo.png scottbeyer2020-04-01 00:25:282020-04-01 15:24:45Finding the Middle Way with Kids and Digital Media
The impacts of digital media use on children, both positive and negative, are increasingly visible as Generation Z comes of age. How do different types of media affect childhood brain development, and what can pediatricians do to help kids build healthy relationships with their screens?
https://www.independentpediatrician.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/Dr-Una.jpg 630 1500 scottbeyer /wp/wp-content/uploads/logo.png scottbeyer2019-05-09 00:00:222019-10-09 19:00:37Education, Relationships, and Expert Care: Dr. Nneka Unachukwu’s Approach to Independent Pediatrics
From the University of Nigeria to her independent practice in Georgia, Dr. Nneka Una shares important lessons from a rich career in medicine. She offers her approach to independent practice management, whole-child care, and professional coaching—an approach that is grounded in strong relationships and education.
https://www.independentpediatrician.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/slide-copy.jpg 698 1067 scottbeyer /wp/wp-content/uploads/logo.png scottbeyer2017-11-10 16:32:132019-01-20 14:20:53Kids Plus Pediatrics: Using Innovative Thinking to Engage Patients, Support Community, and Grow a Dynamic Business
At Kids Plus Pediatrics, dreaming big is the name of the game. Their out-of-the-box thinking keeps them at the cutting edge of the business of pediatrics, all while building commuinity and fostering patient engagement.
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Chip Hart explains why the best way to discover what your practice is doing well — and where it needs improvement — is to get out of your office.
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In 2009, Dr. Gayle Smith, of Richmond, Va., did the research and found there was a desire among families for the type of highly personalized well care that concierge practices do best. Four years later, Dr. Smith’s fee-based concierge practice is flourishing.