Category: Care Coordination

  • Primary Care Behavioral Health Screening Toolkit for the MassHealth Children’s Behavioral Health Initiative (CBHI)

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    MassHealth, 2010. This toolkit provides suggestions for how to implement standardized behavioral health screening tools, guidance on clinical issues related to the screening – such as how to manage the screening within the well-child visit and how to respond to an identified risk of a behavioral health concern – and information about several of the most commonly used MassHealth-approved screening tools.

  • The Role of Title V in Developmental Screening

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    The Role of Title V in Developmental Screening

  • EDOPC Developmental Screening and Referral

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    Enhancing Developmentally Oriented Primary Care (EDOPC). This resource provides an outline and PowerPoint slide images of the Developmental Screening and Referral program, a 1.5 hour presentation designed to be presented in the office/clinic setting to all staff by a trained healthcare provider.

  • Infant & Toddler Connection of Virginia Referral Form

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    Referral consent form for physicians to complete when referring a child to early intervention. Includes option for providers to indicate the feedback they want to receive from the early intervention program in response to the referral.

  • Improving the Delivery of Health Care that Supports Children’s Healthy Mental Development: Update on Accomplishments and Lessons from a Five-State Consortium

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    Neva Kaye and Jill Rosenthal (Portland, Maine: NASHP, February 2008). Summary of the accomplishments and lessons learned from the ABCD II states in the areas of identification, referral, and receipt of follow-up services for children with developmental delays.

  • Addressing Social-Emotional Development and Infant Mental Health in Early Childhood Systems

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    Paula Zeanah, et al. (Baltimore, MD: National Center for Infant and Early Childhood Health Policy, January 2005). Policy analysis with recommendations on integrating infant mental health and social-emotional screening and intervention into early childhood programs. Funded under ECCS.

  • Perinatal Depression: Prevalence, Screening Accuracy, and Screening Outcomes

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    Gaynes BN et al. (Washington, DC: AHRQ, February 2005). Evidence report on the effectiveness of perinatal depression screening in primary care.

  • Brief Maternal Depression Screening at Well-Child Visits

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    Olson AL, Dietrich AJ, Prezar G, Hurley J. Pediatrics 18:1, July 2006. Abstract of article on the effectiveness of conducting brief maternal depression screenings at well-child visits.

  • Making a Referral: Who and How?

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    Infant and Toddler Connection of Virginia, 2013. Fact sheet for providers about who may be eligible for referral to Early Intervention and a list of EI agencies. (Accompanies Referral Form, on State Resources tracker)

  • Improving Care Coordination, Case Management, and Linkages to Service for Young Children: Opportunities for States

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    Kay Johnson and Jill Rosenthal (Portland, Maine: NASHP, April 2009). Issue brief summarizing strategies to improve coordination among primary care medical homes, Early Intervention, and other systems that provide developmental services.