What is COVID-19?

Our UF Health physicians are here to address common concerns surrounding COVID-19 and your child's safety.

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UF & UF Health Updates

UF Health

Get the latest updates from UF Health Shands Hospital regarding the Coronavirus.

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University of Florida

The university has created a webpage that provides information for students, faculty and staff about the Coronavirus.

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UF Health Bridge

UF faculty, staff, and students can find up-to-date COVID-19 information on Bridge.

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College of Medicine

Find up-t-date information about COVID-19 from the UF College of Medicine.

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For Patients & Families

Our pediatricians are here for you!

Resources for Kids and Families

We have compiled a list of helpful resources, including activities to do at home, to help you and your family during this very challenging time.

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Prevention

Learn how you can help protect yourself and loved ones

COVID-19 Facts

Get the facts about COVID-19

Symptoms and Exposure

Learn more about the symptoms of COVID-19.

Pharmacy Hours

Our outpatient pharmacy hours will remain the same.

Featured Videos

ROBert explains the corona virus to children

The whole world is talking about the corona virus. Daycares and schools have closed, and children are asking a lot of questions. This movie uses…

PLAYMOBIL Robot and COVID-19

Telemedicine and COVID-19

Accessing quality medical care can be a challenging during a time of crisis. Our UF Health physicians are here to explain how you can receive long…

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Pregnancy and COVID-19

Pregnancy can be a difficult time during a global pandemic. Our UF Health physicians are here to discuss your concerns about COVID-19 and…

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Stress and COVID-19

Our UF Health physicians are here to help manage you and your child’s stress during the COVID-19 outbreak…

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Helpful Websites

Alachua County School Board

Here you can find more information about public schools, free meals, and much more.

CDC: COVID-19 and Children

The CDC has a list of FAQs including questions of how COVID-19 effects children.

HealthyChildren.org

The American Academy of Pediatricians website has helpful information about COVID-19 and children.

Questions?

If you have general questions about COVID-19 and how it effects children, please email us at COVID-19InKids@ufl.edu

**DISCLAIMER: UF Health Department of Pediatrics has set up this email for general questions only. Any questions that are specific to a person or a person’s medical condition will not be answered. If you have specific questions about your child, please contact your doctor.**

For Faculty & Staff

UF Health Bridge

For the most up-to-date information from UF Health regarding COVID-19, please visit the Bridge. Note to access Bridge you must be connected to a UF Health network, VPN, or Peds VDI. Visit Bridge.

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Pediatrics Department Updates

Resources for Working Remotely

Using EPIC

If you need to access EPIC from your home computer you will need to go to mycitrix.shands.org and from UF owned devices you will need to go to citrix.shands.org. You will need to install the Citrix plug-in which the website will prompt you to install the plug-in.

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Additional Resources

CDC

Find helpful tips and information about the Coronavirus from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.

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Florida Health Department

The FL DOH website has helpful information specific to the state of Florida.

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Alachua County

Find important updates from Alachua County through their website.

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