COPA Healthcare News

COPA Healthcare News

Increased cases of rsv in CENTRAL OREGON

11.18.22 - From Dr. Logan Clausen, Chief Medical Officer at COPA - You have probably been hearing about or personally experiencing the respiratory infection referred to as RSV (respiratory syncytial virus). This season, about 30% of the visits that have viral testing...

How to talk With Kids about tragic events in the news

8.29.22 - When the news is bad, it can feel challenging to talk with children in a way that's helpful or positive. They are watching and listening to how adults react and those feelings of stress are passed along to the child. Tragic events may get amplified with...

Several ABBOT Baby Formulas Are Recalled

2/18/22 - The FDA is advising consumers not to use recalled Similac, Alimentum, or EleCare powdered infant formulas. Recalled products can be identified by the 7 to 9 digit code and expiration date on the bottom of the package. Products are included in the recall if...

Heavy Metals in Baby Food

2.10.21 - Recently, in the news we're reading reports of newer studies regarding the levels of metals found in processed baby foods and some types of rice. Take a look at this AAP article with specific ideas on how to minimize your child's exposure. Can Heavy Metals...

COPA Leads Distribution of Free Masks for Kids

10/16/2020 - Central Oregon Pediatric Associates (COPA) is pleased to announce a partnership with Pacific Source and Central Oregon Health Council (COHC) resulting in the purchase and distribution of high quality and reusable face masks to 15,000 children in Central...