A PPEC is Prescribed Pediatric Extended
Care – a nursing and therapy center for
medically fragile infants and children.
Families have a few PPEC programs to
choose from in Central Florida – but there’s
only one BrightStart Pediatrics. We are
exclusively a PPEC provider by design, to
deliver the most effective, consistent care in
the best facilities.
BrightStart PPEC centers serve the Central
Florida area from three locations: Winter
Garden, Sanford and Orlando. Our PPEC
program works because it’s simple: nursing,
therapy and love. And we’ve got the happy
faces to prove it.
What is a BrightStart? Have a look for
The need for skilled pediatric nursing
qualifies a patient for the BrightStart
PPEC program. Typical skilled
nursing care provided includes oxygen
administration, apnea monitoring, G-tube
feeds, tracheostomy care, and ventilator
Care is provided by experienced pediatric
nurses, therapists, and aides.
Physical, Speech and Occupational
Therapies treat patients on site. This enables
better communication with nursing staff for
improved outcomes. Therapy at the center
eliminates the need for families to coordinate
Love – this is our key ingredient. It’s
no secret, that BrightStart puts love into
everything we do.
From skilled, dedicated and caring staff, to
centers with developmentally targeted rooms
designed to provide interaction with similarly
Our website features updated photos and
video of our patients, families, and staff
– never stock images. Regular and varied
activities and field trips enrich our little
patients and give them … yes, a bright start.
This is only a snapshot of the BrightStart
Pediatrics program – detailed information
is available anytime online. We encourage
to you visit one of our centers to see the
difference in what we do and how we do it.
If you have questions about PPEC get in
touch with us – we’d love to hear from you!
• Winter Garden – 407-545-2773
• Sanford – 407-321-9570
• Orlando – 407-857-1212