Find a PPEC Near Me: Comprehensive Medical Daycare for Children with Complex Medical Needs

The Spark Team

We understand that finding the right care for your child with complex medical needs can be overwhelming. At Spark Pediatrics, we are here to support you every step of the way. Our PPEC centers in Florida and Texas provide safe, professional, and comprehensive medical care for your child. This will give you peace of mind, knowing that they are thriving.

What is PPEC?

Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care (PPEC) centers offer specialized medical and therapeutic services for children with complex medical conditions. These centers provide a nurturing environment where children can receive high-quality care from skilled nurses and therapists.

Services Provided:

  • Skilled nursing
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy

Our goal is to enhance your child’s quality of life and support you as a caregiver.

Benefits of Choosing a PPEC Near You

  • High-Quality Care: Our centers offer personalized care plans tailored to each child’s unique needs.
  • Skilled Nursing: Experienced nurses provide medical care and monitor your child’s health.
  • Therapeutic Services: Access to physical, occupational, and speech therapy to promote development.
  • Support for Parents: We offer respite care, educational resources, and support groups for families.

Why Choose Spark Pediatrics?

  • Locations: We have convenient PPEC centers in Florida and Texas.
  • Comprehensive Services: Our centers provide medical, therapeutic, and developmental care all under one roof.
  • Experienced Staff: Our team includes pediatric nurses, therapists, and caregivers dedicated to your child’s well-being.
  • Medicaid Coverage: All services are covered by Medicaid, ensuring affordable care for your family.

PPEC Centers in Florida

  • Arlington Center (Jacksonville): 6801 Merrill Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32277
  • Cassat Center (Jacksonville): 5201 Wesconnett Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32210
  • Clearwater Center: 2349 Sunset Point Rd, Clearwater, FL 33765
  • Florida City Center: 1450 N Krome Ave, Florida City, FL 33034
  • Ft. Lauderdale Center: 1330 SE 4th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
  • Kissimmee Center: 1525 Mill Slough Rd, Kissimmee, FL 34744
  • Miami Center: 20155 NE 16th Pl, Miami, FL 33179
  • Orlando Center: 5055 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32839
  • Stuart Center: 1041 SE 16th St, Stuart, FL 34996
  • Tallahassee Center: 2503 Tennessee St, Tallahassee, FL 32304
  • Tamarac Center: 3873 NW 88th Ave, Tamarac, FL 33321
  • West Palm Beach Center: 4645 Gun Club Rd, West Palm Beach, FL 33415

PPEC Centers in Texas

  • Houston Center: 1801 Binz St, Houston, TX 77004

How to Enroll Your Child in a PPEC Near You

Contact Us: Reach out to Spark Pediatrics to learn more about our services and schedule a tour. Click here to contact us!

Eligibility: To be eligible for PPEC services, your child must have complex medical needs and a prescription from their doctor.

Enrollment Process: Follow these steps to enroll your child in one of our PPEC centers:

  1. Contact Spark Pediatrics for more information.
  2. Schedule a tour of the center.
  3. Complete the enrollment forms with the help of our team.
  4. Work with us to create a personalized care plan for your child.

How to Choose the Right PPEC Center for Your Child

Research and Visit:

  • Check online reviews.
  • Visit centers in person to assess the environment, staff qualifications, and available services.

Consult with Your Child’s Doctor:

  • Get recommendations based on your child’s specific medical needs and developmental goals.

Ask Other Parents:

  • Join local support groups or online communities to get firsthand experiences and recommendations from other parents.


Choosing the right care for your child with complex medical needs is crucial. Spark Pediatrics is committed to providing the best PPEC services near you, ensuring your child receives the comprehensive care they deserve. Contact us today to find a PPEC center near you and take the first step towards quality care for your child.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is a PPEC?

PPEC stands for Prescribed Pediatric Extended Care. These centers provide specialized medical and therapeutic care for children with complex medical needs. Services include skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy.

Who is eligible for PPEC services?

Children with complex medical needs who have a prescription from their doctor are eligible for PPEC services. Spark Pediatrics works with your medical and insurance providers to ensure your child receives the care they need.

How can I enroll my child in a Spark Pediatrics PPEC center?

To enroll your child, contact Spark Pediatrics to learn more about our services and schedule a tour. Our team will assist you with the enrollment process and work with you to create a personalized care plan for your child.

What services does Spark Pediatrics provide?

Spark Pediatrics provides comprehensive medical care, including skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and developmental support. Our centers also offer respite care, educational resources, and support groups for families.

Are services at Spark Pediatrics covered by Medicaid?

Yes, all services at Spark Pediatrics are covered by Medicaid. We also accept Medicaid-managed plans and other insurance providers to ensure your child receives affordable care.

What are the hours of operation for Spark Pediatrics PPEC centers?

Our PPEC centers are open 12 hours a day to accommodate your schedule. This allows you to go to work, school, or attend to other family responsibilities while your child receives the care they need.

Does Spark Pediatrics provide transportation?

Yes, we offer free transportation services from door to door, including pick-up, drop-off, and provider visits. This ensures that your child can easily access the care they need.

What should I expect during a tour of a Spark Pediatrics PPEC center?

During the tour, you will have the opportunity to see our facilities, meet our staff, and learn more about the services we provide. Our team will answer any questions you may have and help you understand how our PPEC center can meet your child's needs.

How does Spark Pediatrics ensure the safety and well-being of my child?

Our centers are fully licensed and equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment. Our team of pediatric nurses and aides have specialized pediatric experience, ensuring that your child receives safe and professional care.

How does Spark Pediatrics support parents and families?

We offer various support resources, including educational materials, parent support groups, and daily communication updates. Our team coordinates with your child's medical providers to ensure seamless care and offers guidance on accessing community resources.

Learn more about Spark Pediatrics

Schedule a time to talk to someone on our team about our free, comprehensive medical care.