The Section on Home Care advocates for patients and families receiving in home care, including skilled nursing services, personal care assistance and home visits by medical professionals. The Section develops guidelines and policies for these services.​​​​

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AAP policy statements on topics related to SOHCa.
Medical Necessity Letter
The is a customizable physician's Letter of Medical Necessity for Home Health Care per EPSDT (Early and Periodic Screening Diagnostic and Treatment) mandates.
AAP News and HealthyChildren Articles
AAP News articles and HealthyChildren articles related to home care.

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