From routine checkups to immunizations, All Children Pediatrics is equipped to handle all of your child's health needs. To help you and your family understand your treatment options, we've included descriptions of some of our leading services on this page.
We offer all major pediatric services such as Physicals, Allergy Shots, Check-Ups, Wart and skin tag removal, etc. In addition, we have on staff three Certified Lactation Consultants, Missy Hawes ARNP-C, IBCLC, Jenny Oberst ARNP-C, CLC and Dr. Claire E. Cowley, M.D., CLC. Other services include Breast Pumps and accessories (for a fee) with instruction from our Certified Lactation Consultants, one Saturday a month the physicians meet new and expectant parents/patients. For more information please call (502) 244-6373.
New Procedures For Prescribing Some ADD/ADHD, Pain and Cough Medications
On July 20, 2012 Kentucky passed a law called House Bill 1 and in full effect beginning November 1, 2012. This new law is intended to reduce the number of people addicted and dying from prescription medications in our state. It is intended to shut down so called “Pill Mills” that distribute prescriptions and medications to those who sell or are addicted to particular classes of drugs. These classes are Controlled Schedule II and Schedule III with hydrocodone. Some ADD/ADHD and some cough and pain medications fall into these classes. This means that doctors now have to follow strict regulations in prescribing these medications. It also means that we now are required to run KASPER reports on our patients as well has having to follow new rules for receiving their medications.
In our office what that means is this:
For questions regarding our policies please contact our office: 502-244-6373 or 502*477-5448 (in Taylorsville). For questions or comments regarding this law contact Kentucky legislators. Copy and paste the following link to your browser help you locate who they are and how to contact them: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/whoswho/email.htm
We also offer extended hours so patients can be seen without having to go to an urgent care center or retail clinic (in our Middletown location). We also have a separate newborn waiting room as well as Spanish-speaking staff to fully accommodate your needs. Our physicians personally make visits to newborns at the hospital and are Adjunct Professors with the University of Louisville and Kosair Children's Hospital.