PPEC Nursing Services

PPEC Nursing Care

PPEC Nursing Care

We at Children’s Rehab are aware of the difficulties involved in caring for a child with a serious medical condition. That’s why we have been providing PPEC medical daycare & PPEC nursing services since 1991. PPEC stands for Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care, and it is a type of medical daycare that specializes in caring for children with complex medical needs. To operate in Florida, a PPEC facility must fulfill certain criteria, ensuring the greatest level of care is offered. Our Registered Nurses exceed the staffing requirements, which means your child will always receive exceptional care.

Complete the form to the left to get in touch with us and learn more about how you can enroll your child in our PPEC nursing services. We will schedule a meeting with you and your child to tour our care facility and help you determine if you qualify for PPEC nursing services at Children’s Rehab.

We at Children’s Rehab are aware of the difficulties involved in caring for a child with a serious medical condition. That’s why we have been providing PPEC medical daycare services & PPEC nursing services since 1991. PPEC stands for Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care, and it is a type of medical daycare that specializes in caring for children with complex medical needs. To operate in Florida, a PPEC facility must fulfill certain criteria, ensuring the greatest level of care is offered. Our Registered Nurses exceed the staffing requirements, which means your child will always receive exceptional care.

Complete the form to the left to get in touch with us and learn more about how you can enroll your child in our PPEC nursing services. We will schedule a meeting with you and your child to tour our care facility and help you determine if you qualify for PPEC nursing services at Children’s Rehab.

Medical Daycare Nursing Care Services

Medical Daycare Nursing Care Services

At Children’s Rehab, we view each nurse in our practice as a superhero that has replaced their cape with scrubs. From daily assessments to dishing medication to children, you can be confident that your child is receiving top-of-the-line care. Our PPEC nurses also have extensive experience in:

  • vent/trach care
  • wound care
  • feeding therapy
  • ostomy care
  • central line care
  • blood draws
  • enteral feedings
  • pulse oximetry
  • apnea monitoring
  • and more

With our nurses on your side, you can sleep easy knowing that your child is in the best possible hands.

PPEC Nursing Services

At Children’s Rehab, we view each nurse in our practice as a superhero that has replaced their cape with scrubs. From daily assessments to dishing medication to children, you can be confident that your child is receiving top-of-the-line care. Our PPEC nurses also have extensive experience in

  • vent/trach care
  • wound care
  • feeding therapy
  • ostomy care
  • central line care
  • blood draws
  • enteral feedings
  • pulse oximetry
  • apnea monitoring
  • and more

With our nurses on your side, you can sleep easy knowing that your child is in the best possible hands.

PPEC Nursing Services

See What Our Clients Say About Us

Shahara
Shahara
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…They go above and beyond to communicate about him. Facility is super clean and spacious. I have done a couple of pop ups and I have NEVER seen an unhappy or mistreated child or employee…
Denise Jaymes
Denise Jaymes
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Phenomenal school that really cares about their students. Very happy with the progress my son has made in the years he’s been enrolled
Shantaria Miller
Shantaria Miller
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My son Sema’j Birkins been good to this school since 1 years old. And it’s the best school for a child with special needs & the staff are amazing 😉
Aida Calviac
Aida Calviac
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More than a PPEC, the place works like a big family. They are all very loving with the children and make them feel at home. It is seen that there is harmony among the staff, they treat each other with great affection and respect...
Muna Sultan
Muna Sultan
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My daughter was approved for 5 months of services with PPEC and with their assistance, I think her health points and outcomes will improve.
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Benefits of Our PPEC Nursing Care

A child who is eligible for PPEC nursing services can participate for up to 12 hours per day, receive free transportation to and from the facility, and get specialized case management and care. All of the aforementioned PPEC nursing services replace all in-home nursing care, allowing for more socialization with other children.

For Whom Our Nurses Care

We assist those who are eligible for PPEC nursing services, including those who require nurses to administer medication (such as insulin or injections), tracheostomy and gastrointestinal tube cleaning and feeding, as well as preterm infants who run the risk of experiencing developmental issues. At Children’s Rehab PPEC, we have a baby room with cribs, where babies are watched and monitored at all times. We provide care for children who have hematologic diseases, developmental delays, cerebral palsy, visual impairment, post-transplant, respiratory, gastrointestinal, and metabolic issues.

Benefits of Our PPEC Nursing Care

A child who is eligible for PPEC nursing services can participate for up to 12 hours per day, receive free transportation to and from the facility, and get specialized case management and care. All of the aforementioned PPEC nursing services replace all in-home nursing care, allowing for more socialization with other children.

For Whom Our Nurses Care

We assist those who are eligible for PPEC nursing services, including those who require nurses to administer medication (such as insulin or injections), tracheostomy and gastrointestinal tube cleaning and feeding, as well as preterm infants who run the risk of experiencing developmental issues. At Children’s Rehab PPEC, we have a baby room with cribs, where babies are watched and monitored at all times. We provide care for children who have hematologic diseases, developmental delays, cerebral palsy, visual impairment, post-transplant, respiratory, gastrointestinal, and metabolic issues.

Skilled nursing care with Children’s Rehab is the cornerstone of providing exceptional care to medically fragile children. Our highly trained nurses specialize in managing complex medical conditions and serve as compassionate advocates for their young patients. Their expertise ensures that these children receive the attention they need to thrive, making Children’s Rehab an invaluable resource for families facing the daily challenges of caring for their little loved ones.

Skilled nursing care with Children’s Rehab is the cornerstone of providing exceptional care to medically fragile children. Our highly trained nurses specialize in managing complex medical conditions and serve as compassionate advocates for their young patients. Their expertise ensures that these children receive the attention they need to thrive, making Children’s Rehab an invaluable resource for families facing the daily challenges of caring for their little loved ones.

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Who Is Eligible for PPEC?

In order to be eligible for PPEC nursing services in Florida, a child must be under 21 years of age, have complicated or fragile medical needs, and be in stable health. Very likely, children who already qualified for home health care will also be eligible for PPEC nursing services. It’s simple to apply for PPEC; on our website, you can find instructions on how to enroll, our process, and next steps to contact us through our online form. 

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Who Is Eligible for PPEC?

In order to be eligible for PPEC nursing services in Florida, a child must be under 21 years of age, have complicated or fragile medical needs, and be in stable health. Very likely, children who already qualified for home health care will also be eligible for PPEC nursing services. It’s simple to apply for PPEC; on our website, you can find instructions on how to enroll, our process, and next steps to contact us through our online form. 

Our Caring Nurses

Our personnel at Children’s Rehab PPEC consists of special education teachers, CNAs, LPNs, and RNs. They are trained in SI, NDT, Kinesio Taping, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Conscious Discipline, Feeding & Swallowing Disorders, and Behavior Therapy. Our team is committed to giving your kid the finest PPEC nursing care possible.

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Our Caring Nurses

Our personnel at Children’s Rehab PPEC consists of special education teachers, CNAs, LPNs, and RNs. They are trained in SI, NDT, Kinesio Taping, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Conscious Discipline, Feeding & Swallowing Disorders, and Behavior Therapy. Our team is committed to giving your kid the finest PPEC nursing care possible.

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Other PPEC Services Included in Extended Care

We at Children’s Rehab recognize the value of ongoing treatment for our PPEC patients. That is why we are open on Saturdays, after school until 6 p.m., and provide services up to 12 hours a day. The below therapies are also offered by us as separate services, so if your child is not PPEC eligible, but needs speech therapy, occupational therapy, or physical therapy, please reach out to us to learn more. 

Other PPEC Services Included in Extended Care

We at Children’s Rehab recognize the value of ongoing treatment for our patients. That is why we are open on Saturdays, after school until 6 p.m., and provide services up to 12 hours a day. These services are not offered by us as separate services; rather, they are a part of the child care we provide to our clients.

Medical Daycare

Our PPEC medical daycare offers comprehensive care & support to medically fragile children in a nurturing & engaging environment. We help children with complex medical needs achieve optimal health & development.
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Physical Therapy

We help children struggling with functional movement and balance. They will learn how to manage various challenges and how they can improve. We also tailor programs to muscle tone, hand-eye coordination, and more.
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Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy acts as a critical stepping stone to prepare little ones for their journey to the big world. Children learn how to perform everyday tasks like a pro after an evaluation of fine motor skills and daily habits.
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Speech Therapy

Our speech therapy service helps little ones uncover their hidden voice. Speech therapists work with young children to improve their articulation, cognitive and social communication skills, and voice.
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Behavioral Therapy

Ensuring that young children can manage their ever-changing emotions is critical to their overall health. Our experts dive into these emotions and uncover the root cause of negative thoughts and feelings.
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Recreational Activities

Fun activities are a core part of our program so children can be happily engaged each day. Some activities include events, lunch parties, Disney+, games, tablets, Nintendo Switch, and more.
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School & Education

Education will always remain a priority. We have combined forces with Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) special education teachers to provide learning services for our children with individualized plans, ensuring that every child reaches their full potential.
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Transportation

We offer free transportation to all PPEC families anywhere in South Florida, to and from the facility. We will happily send a vehicle with one of our staff members to accompany your child to and from our PPEC center.
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Contact Us to Enroll in PPEC Nursing Services

Our principal desire to help young children bloom is why our team has tailored various PPEC nursing services to meet the unique needs of each child. Children’s Rehab is open for up to 12 hours daily, even on Saturdays. Plus, our doors are unlocked during after-school hours until 6 PM, making it easier for young children to balance their education and health. Please contact us to request a tour of our care facility and enroll in PPEC nursing care services at Children’s Rehab PPEC.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

PPEC services are typically covered by Medicaid, but private insurance may also cover them. 

PPEC nursing care provides specialized treatment and skilled nursing for medically complicated disorders as well as skilled nursing services such as drug administration, vital sign monitoring, and skilled nursing care.

A higher standard of PPEC nursing care and specialized services are provided by PPEC nursing services that might not be present in home nursing care. PPEC facilities also offer children a social and educational setting that home nursing care cannot.

Children with both medical and developmental requirements can benefit greatly from PPEC nursing services, which provide specialized care and early intervention programs to address all elements of a child’s health.

It is recommended to check with your state’s Medicaid office to see if you qualify because Medicaid income restrictions differ by state. Medicaid is generally intended to help low-income households. Please feel free to contact us for assistance as we have helped many families switch over insurances.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

PPEC nursing services are typically covered by Medicaid, but private insurance may also cover them. 

PPEC nursing care provides specialized treatment for medically complicated disorders as well as skilled nursing services such as drug administration, vital sign monitoring, and skilled nursing care.

A higher standard of care and specialized services are provided by PPEC nursing services that might not be present in home nursing care. PPEC facilities also offer children a social and educational setting that home nursing care cannot.

Children with both medical and developmental requirements can benefit greatly from PPEC nursing services, which provide specialized care and early intervention programs to address all elements of a child’s health.

It is recommended to check with your state’s Medicaid office to see if you qualify because Medicaid income restrictions differ by state. Medicaid is generally intended to help low-income households. Please feel free to contact us for assistance as we have helped many families switch over insurances.