Primary Care, Harborview/Somers Point Resources
MyDerm E-Visit is now available through the MyCHOP patient portal and app for CHOP primary care patients 4 weeks to 17 years old with non-urgent skin, hair or nail issues. Within two business days, a CHOP dermatologist will review your case, make treatment recommendations, prescribe medications if needed and let you know if a follow-up visit is necessary.
In this podcast for pediatricians, experts from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia discuss hot topics in pediatric primary care and issues affecting the daily practice of pediatricians.
Coping During a Doctor’s Visit
Comfort positions are secure hugging holds that help your child feel safe and secure during medical procedures. Find several comfort positions that we often recommend for newborns, infants, toddlers and preschoolers.
Read health and wellness tips from the pediatric experts at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Subscribe to our Health Tips newsletter to receive them in your inbox.
Children need immunizations to prevent them from getting sick. Like adults, children deserve honest answers about their healthcare. Find some suggestions for helping prepare your child for his immunizations.
Insurance and Finances
What is co-insurance? An ancillary charge? Out-of-pocket expenses? Understanding these healthcare coverage keywords can make managing the financial aspects of your child’s care easier.
Watch this video to learn why children get fevers and when to call the doctor.
The AAP is committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
Find new tools for talking with children about sex, including: tips for improving communication skills, advice for parenting preteens and teens, and facts about sexual health topics.