Managed Care Medicaid

Medicaid is changing July 1, 2021!  There are new Medicaid insurance health plans in North Carolina and you need to pick a Medicaid insurance health plan so that your child can continue to be cared for by our office.You should have already received a letter and additional information from North Carolina Medicaid’s Enrollment Broker.  This […]

Read More » | April 28, 2021 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

Parenting Resources In Times of Crisis

Love and Logic Parenting Online is free for a limited time and a great resource during this time of crisis. The Love and Logic Institute is dedicated to making parenting and teaching fun and rewarding, instead of stressful and chaotic. They provide practical tools and techniques that help adults achieve respectful, healthy relationships with their […]

Read More » | April 10, 2020 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

How to Help Our Children Through Trying Times

The staff at Blue Ridge Pediatrics appreciates that these are very stressful times, for all of us. Children are not immune to this stress. In times of change, and in stress at home, children often suffer silently, or act out, and this can present even more challenges. Here are some helpful hints and links that […]

Read More » | April 1, 2020 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

2019 Flu Shot Walk In Hours

Walk in flu clinics will begin on October 1st. We will offer flu shots to established patients during walk in hours at all three of our offices.  Due to nationwide CDC recommendations we will only offer the flu vaccine injection this year; no nasal vaccine will be available. Boone office: Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm Ashe office: Fridays […]

Read More » | September 17, 2019 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

New Model of Nursery Care

On April 1, 2019 Watauga Medical Center will move to a new model of nursery care, using pediatric hospitalists to take care of newborn infants. As a group, the pediatricians of Blue Ridge Pediatrics have provided this service for almost 30 years. But as the medical system has changed, we have realized the need to […]

Read More » | April 17, 2019 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

Boone Office Saturday Clinic Hours

Starting in April 2019 our Saturday sick clinic hours will now be 8:00 am-12:00 pm. Please call 828-262-0100 as early as 8:00 am each Saturday morning to schedule an appointment.

Read More » | February 1, 2019 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

2018 Flu Shot Walk In Hours

We will offer flu shots to established patients during walk in hours at all three of our offices.  Due to nationwide CDC recommendations we will only offer the flu vaccine injection this year; no nasal vaccine will be available. Boone office: Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm Ashe office: Fridays 2:30pm-4:30pm Avery office: Fridays 2:30pm-4:30pm Depending on vaccine supply […]

Read More » | October 30, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

Boone Office Walk In Clinic

We are excited to announce that on Monday, October 3rd, we will begin offering a walk in clinic from 7:45 to 8:45 am Monday-Friday in our Boone office.  This clinic will be limited to acute symptoms such as ear pain, sore throat, cough, pink eye, etc.  Children with more complicated symptoms such as chronic issues, […]

Read More » | August 18, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

Ashe Office Now Open On Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays

To better serve our Ashe County patients we are now offering appointments on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays.  Call 262-0100 for an appointment!

Read More » | June 13, 2015 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none

2015 Vaccine Policy

In order to better protect our patients, on January 1, 2015 we instituted a minimum vaccine requirement for Blue Ridge Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine.  Please ask your pediatrician if you have any questions about the new policy. 2015 Vaccine Policy

Read More » | January 26, 2015 | Category: Uncategorized | Comments: none




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