Provider News

New Algorithm: Return to Sports After COVID-19

April 6, 2022

Seattle Children’s has created algorithms and other clinical care resources for more than 60 health conditions, with input from PCPs. Find them online from A to Z at Algorithms and Other Clinical Care Resources for Referring Providers (

New Algorithm for COVID-19 Return to Sports

We recently posted a new algorithm from our cardiologists: COVID-19 Return to Sports. Articles related to cardiology and COVID-19 from Seattle Children’s include:

Updated Algorithm for Precocious Puberty

The precocious puberty algorithm created by our endocrinology specialists is our most popular resource, so we wanted to make you aware that the guidance for premature menarche was recently updated (see page 3 of the algorithm).

Clinical Care Resources for Dermatology

As a follow-up to recent changes in our dermatology referral policies, we wanted to highlight the resources our dermatologists have created to support PCPs’ management of patient concerns in primary care:



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Browse our Entire “Menu” of Algorithms via QR Code

Our new QR code makes it easy to use your cell phone for immediate access to our algorithms and other clinical care resources. Print our QR code flyer (full-sheet or half-sheetto post at your workplace for quick and easy visibility.

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Top 10 Algorithms

The 10 top-viewed algorithms on our website are:

  1. Precocious puberty
  2. Obesity
  3. Short stature
  4. Hypothyroid
  5. Constipation
  6. Urinary tract infection
  7. Concussion
  8. Antenatal hydronephrosis
  9. Gerd in infants (0 to 12 months)
  10. Headache