Developing a Transition Care Coordination Program for Youth With Spina Bifida.

@article{Seeley2017DevelopingAT,
  title={Developing a Transition Care Coordination Program for Youth With Spina Bifida.},
  author={Amanda Seeley and Linda L. Lindeke},
  journal={Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners},
  year={2017},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={
          627-633
        }
}
INTRODUCTION This quality improvement pilot study focused on developing and facilitating readiness for transition in youth with spina bifida. The results contribute to a broader institution-wide initiative at a subspecialty pediatric organization. METHODS The clinical roles of six nurse care coordinators were restructured to add responsibility for transition care coordination. Together, parents, youth, and nurse transition care coordinators created and implemented individualized family… CONTINUE READING