Jo Stainsby and Katelynn Burns (2018). Press release dated October 31, 2018 describing Oklahoma’s initiative to bring the Reach out and Read program to Medicaid providers. Through this initiative, which is financed through a Health Services Initiative (HSI), providers will be encourages to administer developmental screenings during the well-child visit.
Dana Ploof and Sara Hamel (AAP Section on Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, June 2002). Summary of general principles and a process planning approach for instituting change in primary care practice.
Jack Shonkoff, ed. (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2000). Textbook on child development, assessment, and early intervention.
Central Pediatrics, St. Paul, Minnesota. (April 12, 2006). This flowchart provides a visual model for practice redesign to support incorporating mental health screening into clinic processes.
TA document to assist providers in billing for developmental screening using CPT code 96110
This report is a summary of early findings from a four-state consortium dedicated to strengthening the early child health and development services offered through Medicaid. It outlines how the Consortium states – North Carolina, Utah, Vermont, and Washington – worked to expand or develop early child health and development services. It examines the various strategies used in each state, including how each of them sought to improve developmental screening for infants and toddlers.
This letter from a pilot site provider was sent to peers and colleagues in an effort to promote the use of the Ages and Stages Questionnaire