Welcome to a series of three Continuing Medical Education (CME) online courses, Medical Homes for Individuals with Special Needs. These online courses are sponsored by the Health Services for Children with Special Needs, Inc. (HSCSN).
These courses present unique characteristics of patient-centered medical homes for children with special needs; the rationale and steps for integrating behavioral health screening in pediatric practice; initiatives that can increase the success of screening, provider education, quality improvement, and mental health consultation; and components of transition of care for young adults with special health care needs. Please choose from the following:
- Creating a Medical Home for Children with Special Needs
- Mental Health Screening and Services in Pediatric Primary Care
- Transition of Care for Children with Special Needs
Watch this introductory video by Rhonique Sheilds-Harris, MD, MHA, FAAP, Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs, HSCSN, as she identifies the mission statement of the HSCSN CME Committee, program objectives for all ASD courses, disclosure information for all speakers, and background information on HSCSN (a care coordination model for at-risk children with disabilities):