Health Care Transition for Adolescents and Young Adults: An Online Video CME Course

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Date Developed: n.a.. Source: Health Services for Children with Special Needs. Presenter(s): April Barbour, MD, Billie Downing, MD, Kirsten Hawkins, MD, MPH, Peggy McManus, MHS, Nathalie Quion, MD, Lisa Tuchman, MD, Patience White, MD, MA. Type: Online Course. Level: Intermediate. Length: 60 minutes.


This course offers a brief review of clinical recommendations on transition and the tested quality improvement model -- the “Six Core Elements of Health Care Transition” presented by Dr. Patience White, co-director for the federally-funded Center for Health Care Transition Improvement. This one hour presentation features physicians in busy pediatric, family medicine, and internal medicine practices in the District of Columbia who successfully implemented the Six Core Elements using quality improvement methodologies.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.