This section of the Health Manager Orientation Guide discusses medical homes and well-child checkups.
The Ask the Expert Series presents one-on-one conversations with experts from health-related fields on specific health and safety topics. Each topic in this series includes an informational video and resources that you can download to learn ways to improve the health services your program provides.
Dr. James Perrin, former president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, discusses Head Start and the medical home. Learn why it is crucial to link families to a medical home that best serves their needs by providing continuous, accessible medical care.
Watch this webinar that suggests ways to overcome barriers of time, distance, and cost using virtual meeting technology.
Home visitors are in a unique position to assess, promote, and model good hygiene. Discover tips to improve your skills in helping families minimize the spread of germs that can cause illness.
Learn about the medical home and why it's important to connect families so their child can receive continuous, accessible medical care.