Apr 24, 2019 · The new grants: Paying for the Transition from Pediatric to Adult Health Care: Phase 2: Lack of payment is one of the most significant barriers to providing quality transition services for youth with special health care needs. Billing codes are not specific to transition, and transition services often are not required in managed care contracts.
The AAP Transition ECHO serves as a forum for health care professionals to learn how to successfully transition youth from pediatrics to the adult care system. This virtual community builds a bi-directional knowledge network whereby participants learn from experts and each other, gaining access to evidence-based and capacity-building resources.
Incorporate/enhance health care transition activities into existing transition program planning across agencies; Establish health care transition standards. According to the 2009-10 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs; only 41% of our Nation’s youth successfully transition to adult care and in Georgia the rate is 37%.
The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to solicit applications on transition of HIV-infected youth to adult care with the goal of developing an evidence base to support guidelines applicable to low, middle, and high income countries.
Jul 01, 2011 · Websites. National Health Care Transition Center: Resources for patients, families and parents; GotTransition, a resource of the National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health for parents, policymakers, and healthcare providers; Publications. Clinical Report — Supporting the Health Care Transition From Adolescence to Adulthood in the Medical Home, Pediatrics Vol. 128, No. 1.