The Six Core Elements of Health Care Transition guide practices with quality improvement. Download the newly released guidance and tools to assess what health care transition processes are currently in place and to support improved systems of care.
HHS’ Maternal and Child Health Bureau has awarded The National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health its 5-year cooperative agreement to operate the new Center for Health Care Transition Improvement. The Center will continue the important foundational work of Got Transition and will undertake a broad set of activities to improve the availability of effective health care transition supports from pediatric to adult health care. More information.
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Photo: Holly and Eileen Forlenza
By: Eileen Forlenza
My beautiful Holly is a thoughtful and delightful 23-year old young woman who, in spite of her girl-next-door appearance, is not able to feed, dress or bathe herself. She is non-verbal – she has never spoken a word and realistically never will. more
Health Services for Children with Special Needs announces its free online Continuing Medical Education Course on transition!
HSCSN launches its new online CME video course for physicians who would like to improve transition services in their practice. The course is designed and recommended for physicians to prepare youth and their caregivers to assume responsibility for managing their chronic conditions and transfer from a pediatric to an adult model of health care.