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  • Super Graduation Celebration

    Any Friday is a good day for having a super hero adventure! The crew at BrightStart Sanford are celebrating some graduates this month, a perfect time for a visit from our friends at the Guardians of Justice. Patients donned their favorite costumes – or mixes of them – to welcome a fun-filled visit from Spiderman, […]

  • Makin’ Some Waves at Makinson

    The coolest place to be this summer is with the BrightStart kids – and they made a real splash on their Wet Wednesday field trip to the Bob Makinson Aquatic Center. (Ah! Makin’ some waves … Makinson… see what we did there?) Wet Wednesdays are an original BrightStart summer staple, with various water activities taking place at […]

  • BrightStart at Make ‘m Smile 2019

    Yes, it’s pretty hot every year on the first Saturday in June – but the coolest kids and their families were at the Make ‘m Smile event at Lake Eola in downtown Orlando. The event is sponsored by Nathaniel’s Hope and draws tens of thousands of visitors. BrightStart Pediatrics has been part of this terrific […]

  • Orlando Super Friday 2019

    Super Friday! It’s BrightStart’s annual fun day of comic and movie fun with special guests and it was a cozy mashup of universes. Bringing smiles in a dash of red, white and blue was the first Avenger himself, Captain America. Shining a light of high-fives and imagination was Green Lantern. His sleek visor and powerful […]

  • Spring Break 2019

    Orlando It’s BK Monday! It’s only spring break if there’s a fast food run – so with a busy week ahead, the crew at our Orlando center made the stroll to Burger King to get fueled. Besides the delight of chicken and fries (for most) there was also the excitement of the toy – kind […]

  • Follow me to BrightStart

    The BrightStart Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care (PPEC) program gets medically fragile infants and children where they need to be, just like a perfect commute: fast, safe and easy. Conveniently located in Winter Garden, Sanford and Orlando, BrightStart PPEC centers provide skilled pediatric nursing for a variety of patients. No need to change lanes – BrightStart […]

  • Holiday Magic: Santa Claus at BrightStart Sanford

    It was a dark and stormy Thursday – outside, anyway. The sun is always shining at BrightStart, but things really lit up when Mr. Kringle showed up for a pre-Christmas visit at our Sanford center! Sanford’s preschool group have been enjoying all kinds of holiday-themed activities during December, including a varied collection of holiday carols. […]

  • Oh, it’s Santa Claus in Orlando!

    It started like any other Wednesday at BrightStart Orlando … and then Santa Claus showed up. But he didn’t come alone: With a full complement of elves from VNPEU Local 18 (the Valencia Nursing Program Elves Union ) the joy of the Christmas season reached every corner of the center. Old St. Nick’s timing couldn’t […]