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Texas Children’s Hospital Healthcare Transition Planning Tool


State/Jurisdiction: Texas
Setting: Clinical
Population: CYSHCN,
Topic Area: Service Coordination & Integration,
NPMs: NPM 11: Medical Home NPM 12: Transition

The Texas Children’s Hospital Healthcare Transition Planning Tool is an assessment and education tool designed to facilitate health care transition planning during a clinic visit in order to prepare adolescents/young adults with special health care needs and their families to transition to adult-based care. Providers use an electronic medical record-based health care transition planning tool to improve the readiness of adolescents and young adults with special health care needs to transition to new programs.


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CONTACT INFORMATION
Baylor College of Medicine
Blanca Sanchez-Fournier
blancas@bcm.edu

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