Implementing transitions for youth with complex chronic conditions using the medical home model.

@article{Kelly2002ImplementingTF,
  title={Implementing transitions for youth with complex chronic conditions using the medical home model.},
  author={Anne M Kelly and Barbara Kratz and Mary Bielski and Peggy Mann Rinehart},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2002},
  volume={110 6 Pt 2},
  pages={1322-7}
}
The concept of a medical home is endorsed as an effective model for implementing successful transitions for youth with complex chronic conditions. The U Special Kids program at the University of Minnesota is described as a medical home designed to improve service delivery for children and youth with complex medical conditions to help them achieve optimal health and functioning. Two case studies depict effective communication methods, including a concise written health history summary, that… CONTINUE READING

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