This page provides information about pediatric medical home activities, partners, and stakeholders in Montana.

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Last updated: 10/5/16

 Announcements

There are no announcements at this time.

 State Pediatric Medical Home Activities

Current Activities

  • Medical Home Chapter Champions Program on Asthma, Allergy, and Anaphylaxis
    This program supports the facilitation and dissemination of best practices, evidence-based guidelines, and resources in asthma, allergy, and anaphylaxis for clinicians throughout the
    state.Montana currently has a vacancy for a medical home chapter champion. If you are interested or know of anyone who might be interested in the role, please contact Nkem Chineme at nchineme@aap.org.
  • Alliance for Innovation on Maternal and Child Health Learning Collaborative
    Montana is participating in the Maternal and Child Health Bureau funded Alliance for Innovation on Maternal and Child Health Learning Collaborative. As part of this initiative, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) gathered information related to access to care and coverage issues from patient/family and clinician perspectives in Montana. In addition, the AAP reviewed current Montana Early Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment requirements to compare the services offered with the services recommended within the Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision.

  • Passport to Health
    The Montana primary care case management program for children and youth covered through Medicaid. The program emphasizes family and patient centeredness, team-based care, and care coordination.
  • Multi-payer Medical Home Program
    A voluntary statewide multi-payer patient-centered medical home program that includes multiple pediatric practices.

Past Activities

  • Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program
    With funding from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, these community-based projects address health disparities and implement components of the pediatric medical home. Past projects in Montana include the following:

 Partners, Stakeholders, and Contacts in State

  • Parents, Let's Unite for Kids
    The Family Health Information Center and Family Voices State Affiliate Organization of Montana provides education, information, and peer support to families of children with special health care needs.
  • Montana Title V
    A profile of Montana's state Title V program, includes contact information for the Maternal and Child Health and the Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs Program.
  • Montana Medicaid: Healthy Montana Kids Plus
    State Medicaid Directors Contact Information
    Find information on Medicaid programs, resources, providers, and contacts within Montana.
  • Medical Home Portal: Montana
    This state portal provides information for child health professionals and families on community services and resources available for children and youth with special health care needs.

 State Medical Home Data

  • Montana 2014 CHIP Fact Sheet
    This fact sheet provides key information about Montana's Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) at a time when Montana was implementing the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization and the Affordable Care Act.