COVID-19 Resources For Physicians

In order to better help providers and staff we are keeping up-to-date information, resources, and recommendations on this webpage. We are also sending emails out as needed with up-to-date or urgent information to all current members. If you are not a member, please join now and support all the chapter's hard work!

Updated Interim COVID-19 Guidance (September 27, 2021)

AAP COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

COVID-19 Vaccine Webinars

  • COVID-19 Vaccine for Children: What We Know - In this webinar internationally-recognized expert in vaccinology, Dr. Kathryn M. Edwards reviews all the latest information on the COVID-19 vaccine for children.

  • Facts Over Fear: Preparing for the COVID Vaccines Across Tennessee - This course addresses four COVID-19 vaccines and aims to put healthcare professionals in a position to confidently administer and discuss these vaccines with patients and offers FREE CME.

  • Vaccine Distribution Information Town Hall with Tennessee Non-Profits - Join Dr. Michelle Fiscus for a webinar on the COVID-19 vaccine and Tennessee's distribution plan. This recorded session includes information on how the COVID-19 vaccine was developed, the safety and efficacy of the available vaccines, the development and implementation of TN's vaccine distribution plan, and how you can help increase vaccination rates.

  • Infection Prevention and Control - CDC's Project Firstline provides evidence-based infection prevention and control training. These brief (roughly five minute) modules are innovative, accessible, and designed for every single person who works in a healthcare setting.

 

TNAAP Back to the Office Campaign

We have created a series of resources practices can use to help encourage patients to come back to the office. These tools include social media graphics, sample letters, phone scripts and more! Click the link below to view the tool kit.

Back to Office Toolkit

 

Telehealth Resources

TNAAP Telehealth Coffeetalk Webinar - AAP telehealth experts joined TNAAP for an interactive webinar. The webinar provides guidance on how to implement telehealth, including the technology that can be used, tips for workflow, how to get parents and patients on board and information on how to code and bill for these services for payers in Tennessee.

TNAAP Tennessee Telehealth Coding Guidlines by Payer- Click to Download

TennCare EPSDT & Well Child Telehealth Guidance (pdf) - Click to Download

Small Business Guidance for Pediatric Practices - Click here to download

Medicaid Resources

HHS Resources

 

 

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