Questions about Coronavirus

Dear Milton Pediatrics families,

We know many of you have questions and concerns regarding the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Thankfully, there are some excellent resources available that will provide you with up-to-date and reliable information. If the links below do not answer your questions, or if you have specific clinical concerns, please call our office to speak with one of our nurses.

 

Partners has established a COVID-19 hotline to answer your general questions about the ongoing pandemic. The hotline is available 7 days/week from 8am-8pm: 617-724-7000

 

From the MA Department of Public Health:

Coronavirus homepage: https://www.mass.gov/resource/information-on-the-outbreak-of-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

COVID-19 Fact Sheet: https://www.mass.gov/doc/english-2019-novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-0/download

 

From the CDC:

Coronavirus homepage: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/2019-ncov-factsheet.pdf

About COVID-19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.html

Travel information and restrictions: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/index.html

 

From the American Academy of Pediatrics:

About COVID-19: https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/2019-Novel-Coronavirus.aspx

 

Helpful Articles:

How to talk to your child about Coronavirus:

https://parenting.nytimes.com/childrens-health/coronavirus-kids-talk

http://riversidetraumacenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Managing-Reactions-to-the-Coronavirus.pdf