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June 30, 2022

Clinician Spotlight: Ed Spitzmiller, D.O., FACOP - Neonatologist

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June 23, 2022

Ask the expert: Seven ways to safely manage your pregnancy during the summer months

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June 20, 2022

Pfizer and Moderna COVID vaccines approved for children under 5

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June 16, 2022

Pediatric hepatitis on the rise: What parents should know

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June 14, 2022

Summer safety checkup

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June 09, 2022

Pride Month: Celebrating the LGBTQIA+ community

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June 07, 2022

CPR and AED training can help save your child’s life

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May 31, 2022

Sixty years of neonatal intensive care: We’ve come a long way, baby!

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May 24, 2022

Antepartum and postpartum depression: Mental illness during and after pregnancy

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May 17, 2022

Early hearing loss detection leads to improved developmental outcomes for children

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May 10, 2022

ECMO program prevents newborn hospital transfers

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May 03, 2022

Mental Health Awareness Month: Services and support to bolster resilience

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April 26, 2022

Advanced practice nursing in maternal-fetal medicine

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April 19, 2022

Pediatric surgery cures rare gastrointestinal condition

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April 12, 2022 Listen Now

Chance past encounters lead to deeper physician-student relationships

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April 05, 2022 Listen Now

Autism Awareness Month: Living with autism spectrum disorder

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March 29, 2022 Listen Now

Neonatology group is working to improve care in Michigan and beyond

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March 24, 2022

After the NICU: Monitoring for developmental delays and cerebral palsy

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March 22, 2022 Listen Now

Meeting nutrition needs for premature or critically ill patients

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March 15, 2022 Listen Now

Seven innovative ways Pediatrix is committed to patient safety

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March 10, 2022 Listen Now

National Reading Month: Bonding with babies

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March 08, 2022 Listen Now

Endometriosis Awareness Month: Living healthy with endometriosis

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March 03, 2022 Listen Now

The benefits of being a hospitalist: Variety, flexibility and support

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March 02, 2022

Mednax® adopts the Pediatrix® brand for its affiliated practices

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February 22, 2022 Listen Now

Helping babies flourish in adulthood despite congenital heart defects

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February 15, 2022

Pediatric palliative care: Building memories that last a lifetime

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February 08, 2022

Piper’s story: Pediatric cardiologists use innovative technology to avoid open-heart surgery

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January 25, 2022

Promoting diversity, equity and inclusion every day, in every way

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January 18, 2022 Listen Now

Employee Spotlight: Jake Van Parys

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January 11, 2022 Listen Now

The latest on pediatric COVID-19 vaccines

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January 04, 2022

Ask an expert: What are the benefits of taking folic acid prior to conception?

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December 21, 2021

The 12 Months of Pediatrix

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December 16, 2021

Dr. Todd Scharnberg: Four decades of serving NICU babies and their families

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December 14, 2021

Q&A: How one practice changed how it diagnoses and treats ankyloglossia

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December 07, 2021

The flu vaccine: The best defense against the flu virus

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November 30, 2021

Pediatrix Medical Group of Florida expands subspecialty offering with new pediatric endocrinology practice

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November 23, 2021

Can’t-miss speakers at NEO Conference and Specialty Review

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November 22, 2021

New Mexico NICU assists in the state’s first PDA closure on a micro-preemie

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November 16, 2021

Smaller than a Barbie doll, larger than life

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November 09, 2021

After 40 years of practice, a neonatologist reflects on his 20 years in Boise

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November 03, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine approved for children ages 5 through 11

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November 02, 2021

Like mother, like daughter: A Christmas gift that spans decades

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October 26, 2021

Pediatrix® Medical Group of Indiana expands partnership with Beacon Health System

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October 19, 2021

Research lets us look at the past to better the future

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October 14, 2021

Guest Blog: ADHD – Frequently Asked Questions

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October 12, 2021

A decade of zero CLABSIs is possible through collaboration

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October 05, 2021 Listen Now

Project aims to reduce racial disparities in the care of hypertensive women of color during pregnancy

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September 28, 2021

Pregnant women urged to get COVID-19 vaccine to protect themselves and their babies

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September 21, 2021

Guest Blog: What is myocarditis and why is it making children sick?

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September 17, 2021 Listen Now

Building a culture of safety through highly reliable care

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September 14, 2021 Listen Now

Caring for NICU babies: It takes a village

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September 03, 2021

National Suicide Prevention Week: While you’re taking care of others, who’s taking care of you?

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August 31, 2021 Listen Now

Employee Spotlight: Dwight Mills, CFA - Associate Vice President of Business Development

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August 27, 2021

Protecting Our Children is Everyone’s Responsibility

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August 24, 2021 Listen Now

New Jersey Neonatology Practice Expands Simulation Program

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August 17, 2021 Listen Now

Deadly diseases: Is your child protected?

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August 11, 2021

Clinician Spotlight: Jamie Powers, M.D., MBA-HCM, FAAP – Neonatologist

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August 10, 2021 Listen Now

Pediatrix Medical Group of Florida Expands Services with Memorial Healthcare System

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August 05, 2021 Listen Now

Mednax expands pediatric subspecialty care offering in Texas

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August 03, 2021 Listen Now

Colostrum: The only superfood a newborn needs

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July 27, 2021 Listen Now

Six Reasons Why a Career in Nashville is Right for You!

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July 21, 2021

Clinician Spotlight: Lynn Campbell, M.D. – OB/GYN Hospitalist

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July 20, 2021 Listen Now

On-Demand Interpretation Service Partnership Improving Efficiency, Patient Experience

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July 13, 2021 Listen Now

Nicole Brenson: Committed to Supporting Clinicians

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July 07, 2021

Clinician Spotlight: Yvonne Perez, MSN, APRN, NNP-BC – Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

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June 29, 2021 Listen Now

Trust. It’s not given. It’s earned.

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June 22, 2021

Dr. Richard Porreco Retires: MD4MOMS Hangs Up the Stethoscope After 50 Years of Practice

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June 16, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Donna Rhoden, M.D., FAAP, FACC – Pediatric Cardiologist

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June 15, 2021 Listen Now

Mednax Expands Service Offering with Pediatric Orthopedics

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June 08, 2021 Listen Now

Serving the Underserved in Long Beach, California

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June 02, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Daisy Davis, RNC-OB, WHNP-BC

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June 01, 2021 Listen Now

Telehealth Extends Coverage of High-Risk Maternal-Fetal Care

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May 25, 2021 Listen Now

A Journey From Patient to Colleague

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May 19, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Susan Townsend, M.D. – Neonatologist

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May 17, 2021 Listen Now

NEC Awareness Day: Preventing Necrotizing Enterocolitis Is an Ongoing Endeavor

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May 11, 2021 Listen Now

Nanette Sanders: Supporting Clinicians Since 1997

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May 05, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Sarah Lee, M.D. – Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist

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May 04, 2021 Listen Now

Supporting Healthy Families in South Florida with the March of Dimes

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April 27, 2021 Listen Now

Get Vaccination Schedules on Track for National Infant Immunization Week

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April 21, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Jennifer Anderson, M.D. – Neonatologist

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April 20, 2021 Listen Now

Mednax Expands in Texas with NightLight® Pediatric Urgent Care

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April 13, 2021 Listen Now

The Perfect Match: Two Stories of Living Kidney Donation

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April 07, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Erin Hamilton-Spence, M.D., IBCLC – Neonatologist

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April 06, 2021 Listen Now

Did You Know Buckeyes Bring Good Luck? Find Yours In Ohio.

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March 30, 2021

March 30th is National Doctors’ Day!

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March 24, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Talat Ahmed, M.D., DCH, FAAP – Neonatologist

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March 23, 2021 Listen Now

Pediatrix Medical Group of North Carolina Expands Neonatal Physician Services at Novant Health

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March 16, 2021

Kashif Ghazali, CPA: Career Growth, Collaboration and Creating Balance

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March 10, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Cathy Yeagley, M.D. – Perinatologist

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March 09, 2021 Listen Now

Research, Education & Commitment to Quality Essential for Ensuring Patient Safety

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March 04, 2021 Listen Now

OB Hospitalist Perspective: Health Care During a Pandemic

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February 24, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Melissa Piepkorn, M.D. – Neonatologist

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February 23, 2021 Listen Now

The Business of Saving Lives

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February 16, 2021 Listen Now

Everything You Need to Know About Gestational Diabetes

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February 10, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Elaine Ellis, M.D. – Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Pediatrician

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February 09, 2021 Listen Now

Simulated Patient Care, Real Benefits

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February 03, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Dianna Brozyna, M.D., MBA – Pediatric Hospitalist

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February 02, 2021 Listen Now

How a Pediatric Practice is Caring for Adults with Heart Disease

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January 26, 2021 Listen Now

Providing Quality Care to Women Worldwide

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January 19, 2021 Listen Now

Rebecca Barkey, MSN, PNNP, on Life's Purpose, Teamwork and Opportunity

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January 13, 2021 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Evelyn Rider, M.D., FAAP – Neonatologist

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January 12, 2021 Listen Now

What Everyone Needs to Know about Cervical Health and HPV

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January 05, 2021 Listen Now

Q&A with Dr. Thomas Rauth, a Nashville Pediatric Surgeon

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December 30, 2020 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Jinny Lavezzi, D.O., MPH – Neonatologist

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December 29, 2020 Listen Now

Expert Cardiology Care Heals Young Girl Born with Congenital Heart Defect

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December 22, 2020

It Takes a Village: Teamwork and Support Make all the Difference

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December 19, 2020 Listen Now

MFM Leadership Opportunities in Indiana!

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December 17, 2020 Listen Now

The 4 Things You Should Know About Being a MEDNAX Market Director

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December 16, 2020 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Jenelle Ferry, M.D. – Neonatologist

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December 15, 2020

With Hard Work and Preparation, Opportunities Abound for PICU Medical Director

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December 10, 2020 Listen Now

“Help. Heal. Love. Inspire.” — An OB Hospitalist's Mantra for Success

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December 08, 2020

Suzanne Heck: Leadership, Longevity and the Love of Supporting Medical Practices

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December 03, 2020 Listen Now

Preemie quadruplets make hospital history

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December 02, 2020 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Cherie Foster, M.D. –Neonatologist

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December 01, 2020

A Look Back on Dr. Richard Martinez’s 34+ Years in Cardiology

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November 19, 2020 Listen Now

Five ways Graham’s Foundation provides support for premature infants

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November 18, 2020 Listen Now

Seeking to Understand Differences Can Improve Patient Experiences

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November 17, 2020 Listen Now

Commitment to Research and Quality Prove Essential in a Nurturing NICU

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November 15, 2020

4 reasons to virtually attend NEO Conference 2021

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November 13, 2020 Listen Now

Neonatal nurse practitioner’s cancer survival provides inspiration

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November 12, 2020 Listen Now

Second set of American all-girl quintuplets start heading home

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November 11, 2020 Listen Now

Leading the way for advancements in neonatal care

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November 05, 2020 Listen Now

Why your neonatology career will thrive in Virginia

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November 04, 2020 Listen Now

Clinician Spotlight: Brooke Burks, ARNP, MSN, NNP-BC – Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

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October 30, 2020

Taking Care of Yourself and Others – Dr. Cimberly Penick

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October 27, 2020 Listen Now

An OB Hospitalists Path to a Passion for Patient Safety

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October 21, 2020

Clinician Spotlight: Jennifer Hernandez, M.D., FACOG

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October 20, 2020 Listen Now

Accurate information proves vital for infectious disease prevention

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October 19, 2020

Pregnancy and wildfire smoke safety: What moms should know

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October 14, 2020 Listen Now

Safe sleep for baby: How to create the best environment

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October 12, 2020 Listen Now

The far-reaching impacts of COVID-19

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October 09, 2020

7 questions parents ask about newborn hearing screens

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October 06, 2020 Listen Now

A PA’s positive outlook makes for a long, happy career in the NICU

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October 01, 2020 Listen Now

“It’s been a great ride!” — Celebrating Dr. Melinda Slack’s 38 Years with MEDNAX

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September 24, 2020 Listen Now

How one doctor is changing the testing of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

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September 22, 2020 Listen Now

Celebrating Women in Medicine Month

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September 17, 2020 Listen Now

Patient Safety for the OB Hospitalist: Improving Outcomes for Expecting Moms

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September 16, 2020 Listen Now

Why is newborn screening important?

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September 14, 2020 Listen Now

Neonatal nurse practitioners focus on the most important thing: their newborn

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September 08, 2020

Quality clinical research leads to quality care

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September 03, 2020 Listen Now

Improving outcomes for patients with placenta accreta

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September 01, 2020 Listen Now

West Texas Pediatrix Medical Group practice is home to NNP Jena Petry

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August 27, 2020 Listen Now

Breastfeeding Tips for Moms

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August 25, 2020 Listen Now

7 Breastfeeding Facts vs. Myths

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August 23, 2020 Listen Now

Back-to-school: healthy vision is critical for academic success

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August 20, 2020 Listen Now

11 reasons why Washington is perfect for your clinical career

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August 18, 2020

Benefits of Breastfeeding from a Doctor’s Perspective

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August 12, 2020 Listen Now

Participate in Continuing Medical and Nursing Education courses on your own time

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August 06, 2020 Listen Now

A new normal in the NICU

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August 04, 2020 Listen Now

Transforming healthcare since 1979: A tribute to Roger Medel, MD

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July 14, 2020 Listen Now

Tennessee NICU celebrates rare medical milestone

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July 07, 2020 Listen Now

5 questions to ask before joining a new company

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June 30, 2020 Listen Now

NNP cares for babies in the NICU, while the NICU cares for her preemies

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June 25, 2020 Listen Now

A crisis of humanity: A call to care

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June 23, 2020 Listen Now

A Journey from Volunteer to NICU Nurse

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June 16, 2020

Study: The Impact of Coronavirus on Pregnant Women

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June 09, 2020

Commitment to the three Cs makes all the difference for one patient

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June 02, 2020

Pediatrix neonatal nurse named National Academy of Medicine scholar

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May 26, 2020

Atlanta neo team’s COVID planning help see mom and twins safely home

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May 20, 2020

Journey to hearing loss diagnosis takes a village

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May 15, 2020

Newborn hearing screeners don't lose heart during COVID-19

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May 11, 2020

New MEDNAX Telehealth offering, proves there’s no place like home.

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May 08, 2020

A Nurses Week Spotlight: Ashley Darcy-Mahoney, PhD, NNP, FAAN

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May 07, 2020

MFM expert Dr. Michael Nageotte honored for his lifetime achievements

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April 17, 2020

How clinical and communication excellence can co-exist

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April 07, 2020

A different perspective on “PPE” during the COVID-19 crisis

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March 13, 2020

Rapid response in stroke patients is the picture of patient safety

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March 11, 2020

5 things you need to know about COVID-19

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March 09, 2020

L&D HRO program institutes safety protocols to reduce maternal mortality

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March 04, 2020

Worldwide neonatal medicine community achieves “legendary” status

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January 13, 2020

Explore MEDNAX’s 2020 neonatal-perinatal medical education lineup

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November 22, 2019

A parent’s perspective and 6 ways you can support a NICU family

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November 20, 2019

MEDNAX Radiology Solutions tests AI model in largest independent radiology validation exercise to date

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November 15, 2019

Groundbreaking NICU quality program extends beyond 100,000 Babies

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October 24, 2019

From insight to action: Genomics and the future of medicine

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September 16, 2019

5 things you need to know about health care simulation

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September 11, 2019

Advance your neonatology knowledge with 2 leading CE conferences

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August 08, 2019

Forming a community to prevent burnout

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June 24, 2019

MEDNAX simulation team shares best practices at national meeting

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June 12, 2019

MEDNAX CREQS launches new cloud-based continuing education platform

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May 30, 2019

Find out how your state measures up in Medscape’s Best Places to Practice list

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May 23, 2019

Advanced practice provider focus: Career advice for new graduates

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May 18, 2019

Innovations Conference marks a decade by revisiting the past

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April 20, 2019

Clinician burnout: Warning signs and recovery steps

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April 09, 2019

MEDNAX neonatologist honored as a neonatology Legend

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March 13, 2019

Reducing opioid use in patients undergoing C-sections

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March 12, 2019

Custom order sets promote NICU safety

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February 13, 2019

2019 OB Challenges Conference takes a hard look at preterm birth

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February 12, 2019

MEDNAX cardiologists help build best practices for congenital heart disease care

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February 12, 2019

How conference connections can support your job search

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January 31, 2019

Find your career match

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November 12, 2018

5 reasons to register for the 2019 NEO Conference

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October 12, 2018

Promoting safe sleep in newborns

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