Fall Flu Fundraiser

We are happy to announce our continued commitment to raising awareness and funds for tremendous causes and organizations.  Our Fall fundraising event will raise money for Forefront, an organization aimed at preventing suicide.  For each flu vaccine administered during October 8th through November 8th, we will donate $1.00 to Forefront.  For more information about this organization, please see their website.

www.intheforefront.org

Flu Vaccine is Available for 2014-2015

We have the following flu vaccine available:

1) Flu SHOT for babies ages 6 months – 36 months

2) Flu SHOT for children age 3-18 years

3) Flu MIST for children ages 2 years – 18 years  NOTE:  The nasal mist cannot be administered to children who suffer from asthma or other severe respiratory disease.

For information about the flu vaccine, please read the Vaccine Information Statements below: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/vis/vis-statements/flu.html

NEW COMPUTER SYSTEM!

We are excited to announce that we have a new computer system being installed.  We are transitioning to Electronic Medical Record.  We might be a little bit slower than normal as we make this change so please be patient. Our KICK-OFF date is June 9th for scheduling changes and August 5th for medical record changes. 

Thank you for your understanding!

Project Violet

We are pleased to highlight our commitment to research by announcing that for every flu vaccine that we administer in the month of October, we will donate $1.00 to Project Violet.

Our donation will help fund the research and development of new drugs designed to better target cancer and potentially other serious diseases.

This research is being led by Dr. Jim Olson and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

http://www.projectviolet.org

Camp or Sports Physical?

If your child needs a camp or sports physical form filled out, please give us a few days notice.  Form completion and copies of immunization records take time to complete. 

Thanks for understanding!

AFTER HOURS – Urgent Care at Children’s Hospital

When our office is closed, instead of going to the Emergency Room, you can now go to the Urgent Care Clinic at Seattle Children’s Hospital main hospital campus.  Whale parking lot, Whale 4 entrance.  It is important to understand that Urgent Care is not intended for emergencies but is appropriate for minor illnesses and injuries.  Note:  In some instances it may be necessary for the Urgent Care physicians to refer you to the Emergency Room. 

After Hours Availability:

Monday-Friday:  5:00pm-10:30pm

Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 11:00am-8:00pm

No appointment is necessary