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.