Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In these challenging times...(Still) Serving Children Safely (PDF)

Children’s of Alabama Updated Visitation Restrictions

Ways You Can Help (including items of need)


Individuals 16 and older are now eligible to receive the vaccine in Alabama. Children’s of Alabama and its primary care offices are not community vaccination sites. Eligible patients can visit for a list of vaccine sites and resources in your area.

Effective Monday 3/30/2020 Health Information Management (Medical Records) will be closed to the public until further notice. We are taking these measures in an effort to protect you, our patients, and our staff during the corona virus event. We will continue to process requests for medical record copies – please follow these instructions.

To help keep our patients/families and communities safe and informed, Children’s of Alabama has gathered the following information to address questions you may have about the coronavirus.

The well-being of our patients, families and staff is our utmost priority, and we will continue to communicate updates periodically. We are taking all precautionary measures to identify and contain any possible exposures, and we are in constant communication with state and local health agencies to ensure timely and coordinated efforts.

Frequently Asked Questions

Children’s of Alabama has well-established infection prevention measures in place at all times to prevent the transmission of all communicable diseases, including the Coronavirus (COVID-19), as well as the flu and other respiratory illnesses. Additionally, Children’s is following guidelines from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the State of Alabama and the state’s relevant health agencies for the prevention, detection and treatment of COVID-19. 

We have also taken additional measures to ensure safety for all patients, visitors and staff during the COVID-19 outbreak. If you should have a specific question or concern while your child is a patient at Children’s or one of our primary care practices, do not hesitate to ask your healthcare provider.

Clinic Information

Cancer and Blood Disorders — Telehealth Appointments During COVID-19

Behavioral Health — Telehealth Appointments During COVID-19