Transitions: What are we talking about? Why does it matter? How can we do it better?
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:
- Identify the goals of a successful transition from pediatric to adult care for adults with disabilities or complex chronic conditions that begin in childhood and recognize the core elements of that transition process
- Describe health disparities experienced by adults with disabilities
- Understand the outcome evidence for structured transition interventions
- Engage in a conversation about how we can improve care for this vulnerable population at Jefferson
Recommended CitationStephens, MD, MPH, Mary M., "Transitions: What are we talking about? Why does it matter? How can we do it better?" (2018). Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Paper 2.