March 14, 2018

Building Systems that Work for Children with Complex Health Care Needs: The Next Steps


Be sure to check out Building Systems that Work for Children with Complex Health Care Needs: The Next Steps, which outlines the contents of the March 2018 special supplement to Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The supplement, sponsored by the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health, includes an article authored by some noted family leaders - Families of Children With Medical Complexity: A View From the Front Lines, by Carolyn Allshouse, Meg Comeau, Rylin Rodgers, and Nora Wells -- as well as a number of other articles covering topics such as care delivery models, care-coordination, "Protecting Rights of Children with Medical Complexity in an Era of Spending Reduction," and "Evolving Federal and State Health Care Policy: Toward a More Integrated and Comprehensive Care-Delivery System for Children with Medical Complexity."