- Supporting the Health Care Transition from Adolescence to Adulthood in the Medical Home
A joint clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Family Physicians, and American College of Physicians. The report aims to advance the practice-based implementation of planning, decision-making, and documentation processes for youth with chronic or medically complex heath care needs.
- Current Status of Transition Preparation among Youth with Special Needs in the United States
This study examines the current US performance on transition from pediatric to adult health care and discusses strategies for improvement. http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2013/05/08/peds.2012-3050
This information is provided by the Division for Children & Youth with Special Health Needs within the Department of Public Health.