Health education is central to our mission at Touchpoint Pediatrics, which is located in Chatham, New Jersey, and welcomes families from Hoboken, Morristown, Summit, Berkeley Heights, and the surrounding areas. Aside from offering a range of age-appropriate health and wellness resources for children, we’re also committed to giving parents and guardians all of the answers they need about their child’s condition, treatment, or overall health. Learn more about helpful resources and tools from the pediatricians at Touchpoint Pediatrics.
Online Resources and Information
At Touchpoint Pediatrics, we believe nobody knows children better than their parents and guardians. When symptoms or questions arise, we’re happy to provide answers not only through in-person checkups but also with a wide range of online resources from reputable sources. These include general information from the American Academy of Pediatrics (the U.S. governing body of pediatricians), as well as the following:
- Kids symptom checker
- Dosing guidelines for Tylenol and Motrin
- Vaccination resources
- ADHD resources and support
- Breastfeeding support
- Development, parenting, and healthy eating information
- Car safety and traveling
- E-magazines and apps
After becoming a patient at Touchpoint Pediatrics, families receive access to our HIPAA-compliant Patient Portal, where parents can access key elements of their child’s health records. Please review our forms and policies for more important patient information.
To best serve the needs of all patients, Touchpoint Pediatrics is affiliated with the following hospitals:
- Morristown Medical Center (Morristown, NJ): Part of the Atlantic Health System
- Overlook Medical Center (Summit, NJ): Part of the Atlantic Health System
- Saint Barnabas Medical Center (Livingston, NJ): Part of the Robert Wood Johnson Health System
When laboratory testing is required for a diagnosis, we offer an in-house phlebotomist for your convenience and also refer patients to Quest Diagnostics or LabCorp.
In an emergency, parents or guardians should call 9-1-1 and go to the nearest emergency room. To find the nearest Poison Control Center, call 1-800-222-1222. Notify Touchpoint Pediatrics after your child’s situation stabilizes. One of our doctors is always available 24/7 by phone to provide urgent medical advice.
Meet with Our Trusted Pediatric Team
Founded by Dr. Jennifer Shaw, M.D., F.A.A.P, one of the first board-certified developmental and behavioral pediatricians in the country, Touchpoint Pediatrics is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a patient-centered medical home at the highest possible level. Our award-winning pediatricians have been recognized by NJ Top Docs and received the American Academy of Pediatrics recognition for patient-centered medical homes in 2013. What’s more, Dr. Shaw became the only primary care pediatrician to make Healthy Living Magazine’s “72 Best Doctors in New Jersey,” while being amongst just 5% of U.S. doctors to receive continued recognition from Super Doctors.
For more information, contact us today and learn how we serve families throughout Chatham, Hoboken, Morristown, Summit, Berkeley Heights, and beyond.