This group pediatric practice provides family-centered care for children with special health care needs in a low-income, rural community. Patients and families benefit from a full time case manager that assists with coordinating care and following up with specialty providers.
- Co-locate multidisciplinary services including mental and behavioral health with primary care.
- Establish a 24 hour telephone service to enhance access to care.
- Foster relationships with specialty care centers in the community to enhance care coordination.
American Academy of Pediatrics