Pediatric Care Coordination and the Critical Role of the Public Health Nurse
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Public health or related nursing
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
discuss the requirements of a health care home model (also called medical care home) and the role of public health nursing partnerships explain the components of care coordination required by the Affordable Care Act for reimbursement analyze the specific components of care coordination related to children with complex chronic care conditions explain the barriers to communication across health care systems and suggestion to improve communication
Keyword(s): Children With Special Needs, Community-Based Partnership & Collaboration
Organization/institution whose products or services will be discussed: none
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been a community based nurse for over 40 years. I am professor of nursing at California State University Sacramento. I conduct public health nursing research related to maternal child health. I also have a partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics to help align the pediatric care home with public health nursing. I have presented at numerous conferences at the national and international level on the topic of maternal child health.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes
|Name of Organization||Clinical/Research Area||Type of relationship|
|American Academy of Pediatrics||community partnerships||Consultant|
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.