Author: Mary Kathryn Oliver

Returning to school after being exposed to COVID-19 When your child is sick, what steps should you take? The protocol may feel a bit different right now as we navigate COVID-19. Compass Pediatrics is here to help provide a guideline for making medical decisions. Does your...

Today, we are sharing the TOP 10 things to know about the current state of COVID 19: Wow, what a difference a few months make. Just around four months ago I wrote about an emerging virus which was spreading across a province in China. I urged awareness...

Expecting a child brings BIG change in every way! We want to help you piece together some information that will be helpful as you prepare for this new step in life. Here you can find what to expect for your first encounters with our office,...

The language of insurance can seem like trudging through muddy waters. When applying for health insurance, can determining your benefits feel confusing? Furthermore, what does your policy look like when it is put into action? We have gathered some resources for you that we hope will be...

We care about you. "Embrace uncertainty. Some of the most beautiful chapter in our lives won't have a title until much later. Live in grace; Walk in love." -Bob Goff The Development of a New Routines It is abundantly clear that our daily routines have been significantly impacted by...

Welcome to The Doctor Is In! Today, Dr. Huitink is talking about the history of vaccines and the people who made them! This segment has a bit more research involved. We are excited for you to learn and discover alongside us! Learn with us here! Q&A: Who...

Welcome to segment two of “The Doctor Is In!” Today, Dr. Huitink is going to get more descriptive and specific on some viruses that your kids may be familiar with, and some that they may not know much about! This segment may be a bit more...

Our mission at Compass Pediatrics to serve, to educate and to advocate for our patients and their families. In carrying out our mission our main goal is to be open and available to take care of your family and provide you with reliable, up to...

  WELCOME to our first interactive, educational video, in a video series that we are calling ‘The Doctor Is In!’ Follow along with us, and feel free to pause the video as you quiz your kids! Today, Doctor Huitink is going to teach us about the following:   ...