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

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Last updated:  10/5/16

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 State Pediatric Medical Home Activities

Current Activities

  • Alliance for Innovation on Maternal and Child Health Learning Collaborative
    Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania. In addition, the AAP reviewed current Pennsylvania Early Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment requirements to compare the services offered with the services recommended within the Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision.

  • Pennsylvania Medical Home Initiative
    In partnership with Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, this program assists pediatric practices with implementation of care coordination, particularly for children and youth with special health care needs.
      • Pennsylvania Medical Home Transition Program
        This program provides support and technical assistance to adult and pediatric primary care providers with transitions of care, particularly for children and youth with special health care needs.
  • Pennsylvania Chronic Care Initiative
    This program involves over 170 primary care practices enrolled in regional learning collaboratives to enhance care coordination, case management, and population health outcomes. Partnering organizations include the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Past Activities

 Partners, Stakeholders, and Contacts in State

  • Parent Education and Advocacy Leadership Center
    The Family Health Information Center and Family Voices State Affiliate Organization of Pennsylvania provides education, information, and peer support to families of children with special health care needs.
  • Pennsylvania Title V
    A profile of Pennsylvania'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.
  • Pennsylvania Medicaid
    State Medicaid Directors Contact Information
    Find information on Medicaid programs, resources, providers, and contacts within Pennsylvania.
  • Pennsylvania Children's Health Insurance Program
    Find information Pennsylvania's Child Health Insurance program, eligibility, resources, and contacts.
  • CAP4KIDS
    A community resource locator for families and child health professionals; provides contact information that pediatric practices can utilize to enhance care coordination for families of children and youth with special health care needs.

 State Medical Home Data

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