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Should My Child Get A Flu Shot?

Maybe you have been thinking about skipping this year’s flu shot since there were so few cases last year. Think again! Now is not the time to skip a flu shot or even procrastinate. This is true for you and for your child. Should my child get a flu shot? The answer is a resounding YES, and here is why.  » Read more about: Should My Child Get A Flu Shot?  »


Now Hiring

 
Lincoln Pediatric Group is hiring for multiple positions!
Positions currently available at LPG:
CMA/LPN:
This position works closely with Physicians and APP’s to provide quality patient care to infants, children, an adolescents. Requires good computer and patient care skills. Pediatric experience preferred but not required. Click link to apply on line: https://indeedhi.re/39TBxGQ
RN:
This position is 3-4 days per week and 1 weekend per month. Works closely with all providers in the office to provide telephone care to patients and families.  » Read more about: Now Hiring  »


RSV Cases Surging: What Parents Should Know

The last 18 months have been both frightening and frustrating for parents. The pandemic and everything that occurred around it has upended families and especially children. The CDC has recently issued a health advisory for clinicians and caregivers about the increased interseasonal RSV activity in the southern United States. After thinking we were beginning to see progress with so many Americans getting vaccinated, suddenly we are being told RSV cases are surging. Here’s what parents should know.  » Read more about: RSV Cases Surging: What Parents Should Know  »


2021 Lincoln Choice Awards

It’s that time of year again for the Lincoln Choice Awards! Please nominate us under the health and well-being category for the best medical clinic and pediatric group. Follow the link to get started!  https://bit.ly/38F1quo  » Read more about: 2021 Lincoln Choice Awards  »


Tips for Talking to Kids About COVID-19

This may be an upsetting time for children. They may wonder why people are staying home and why they can’t go to school.
Here are some tips on how to talk to children about COVID-19.
Download Tips for Talking to Kids  » Read more about: Tips for Talking to Kids About COVID-19  »


Tips For Dealing With Social Distancing

Social distancing may be the term we have become familiar with, but to many it has come to mean isolation and loneliness.  Loneliness can breed fear, anxiety, and sadness. We hope the need for social distancing will end soon, but while we are living through it, many need some tips for dealing with social distancing.  » Read more about: Tips For Dealing With Social Distancing  »


Dr. Germer Retirement Announcement

After 43 years of practicing medicine it is time to turn the page, my last day at The Lincoln Pediatric Group will be September 1st 2020.  I will miss the families that I’ve been fortunate to work with the most.  My general health is good and it’s time to spend more time with my wife and family.
Our office has weathered the initial portion of the covid-19 pandemic well but statistically this is just getting started… wear masks,  » Read more about: Dr. Germer Retirement Announcement  »


Important COVID Protocol

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COVID-19 Office Update

Lincoln Pediatric Group continues to be dedicated to the health and well-being of our patients and families.  We monitor information and advice in regards to COVID-19 from the most reputable and up-to-date sources we have, including the CDC, WHO, and more locally from Children’s, UNMC, and Boys Town.  This situation is fluid, so please continue to be patient with our office as procedures and policies. These are changing and will continue to evolve over time.  Our phone lines are busy.   » Read more about: COVID-19 Office Update  »


Coronavirus Tips

Use these links to find the most up to date information regarding the Coronavirus in our community and country:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
https://lincoln.ne.gov/city/health/
 
Watch this video from our very own Dr. Boucher, on how to protect your family from the Coronavirus!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWLHKAz_Ix8&list=PLqclgkBW2KhOO45FHiMsF0snkQ8yvPauE&index=3&t=0s  » Read more about: Coronavirus Tips  »