Online Program

Health Services Research: Care of Infants & Children

Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
This session will provide participants with information and data regarding disparities in health and health care quality and the role of policy and public-private health section collaborations in addressing these issues, how to achieve accreditation for private healthcare providers in developing countries, and amily nad provider characteristics that influence healthcare utilization.
Session Objectives: Analyze disparities in health and health care quality, and potential policies that can build upon existing priorities set forth in the legislation Identify family and provider characteristics that may affect infant health service utilization. Discuss the accreditation tools used for identifying Private Healthcare Providers Discuss public-private health sector collaborations to prevent child and adolescent injury
Kimberly Arcoleo, PhD, MPH

A profile of health problems and quality of care for publicly vs. privately insured children in the US   
Christina Bethell, PhD, MBA, MPH, Michael D. Kogan, PhD, Bonnie B. Strickland, PhD, Edward Schor, MD, Paul Newacheck, DrPH, Eva Hawes, MPH, CHES, Susan Carson, MPH and Caryn Snyder, MPH
Infant health care utilization: Role of social isolation and mobility   
Patrick Vivier, MD, PhD, Michelle Rogers, PhD, Miles Ott and Melissa Clark, PhD
Engaging health plans in child injury prevention   
Sally Fogerty, B.S.N., M.Ed. and Kathryn Santoro, B.A., M.A.

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Organized by: Maternal and Child Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)