Rollup Image This page provides information about pediatric medical home activities, partners, and stakeholders in Alabama.Contact us if you would like to submit information about Alabama to be considered for inclusion on this page.Last updated: 10/28/16 Announcements There are no announcements at this time. State Pediatric Medical Home Activities Current ActivitiesMedical Home Chapter Champions Program on Asthma, Allergy, and AnaphylaxisThis program supports the facilitation and dissemination of best practices, evidence-based guidelines, and resources in asthma, allergy, and anaphylaxis for clinicians throughout the state.Advancing the Pediatric Medical Home Model: Patient Care Networks of Alabama and Regional Care OrganizationsImplemented by Alabama Medicaid, these two programs establish community networks to provide comprehensive primary care services in Alabama. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama Primary Care SelectThis program allows pediatric and adult clinicians to earn points toward value-based payment based on criteria consistent with the medical home model of care.Past ActivitiesAccelerating Improved Care for Children with Asthma ProgramA quality improvement project, implemented by the Alabama Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, that enhanced care for children with asthma within a pediatric medical home. Alabama Health Improvement Initiative Medical Home PilotSupported by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama, this initiative involved 14 practices working to achieve medical home recognition from 2009 – 2011.Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program GranteesWith funding from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, these community-based projects work to address health disparities and implement components of the pediatric medical home. Projects in Alabama include the following:Continuity for Medical Care for Foster Children in Jefferson County, ALMobile TEEN (Teens Empowered through Education and Nurturing) Center Partners, Stakeholders, and Contacts in State Alabama Chapter of the American Academy of PediatricsThis professional organization provides news, advocacy/legislation information, resources, and opportunities to connect with pediatric experts within Alabama. Alabama Child Health Improvement AllianceFacilitated by the University of Alabama at Birmingham, this initiative supports 6 to 12 month quality improvement initiatives in pediatric practices, including those related to pediatric medical home.Family Voices of AlabamaA Family-to-Family Health Information Center, this organization provides resources, peer support, education, and information to families of children with special health care needs.Alabama Title VA profile of Alabama'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. Alabama MedicaidState Medicaid Directors Contact InformationFind information on Medicaid programs, resources, providers, and contacts within Alabama. State Medical Home Data Alabama 2016 CHIP Fact SheetThis fact sheet provides key information about Alabama's Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) at a time when Alabama was implementing the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act and the Affordable Care Act.Alabama Medicaid Fact SheetThis fact sheet provides information on the number of children in Alabama eligible, enrolled, and unenrolled in Medicaid.State at-a-glance Chartbook on Coverage and Financing for Children and Youth with Special Health Care NeedsThis chartbook provides state specific data on select indicators of health coverage and financing for children and youth with special health care needs. Medical Home Data Portal: Alabama State Profile, CYSHCNThis profile summarizes pediatric medical home results from the National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN), 2009/2010.Medical Home Data Portal, Alabama State Profile, All ChildrenThis profile summarizes pediatric medical home results from the National Survey of Children's Health, 2007. National Academy for State Health Policy Alabama Medical Home State PageThis state page summarizes Medicaid and CHIP initiatives in Alabama that promote medical home implementation. Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative Alabama PCMH MapThis state page summarizes public and private payer patient-centered medical home (PCMH) initiatives in Alabama.