Samhita M. Ilango
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#1Samhita M. IlangoH-Index: 2
#2Lydie A. Lebrun-Harris (Health Resources and Services Administration)H-Index: 12
Last. Patience H. WhiteH-Index: 22
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Abstract Purpose This study examines the relationships between receipt of health care transition (HCT) preparation among US youth and five other components of a well-functioning system of services (family partnership in decision-making, medical home, early/continuous screening for special health care needs [SHCN], continuous/adequate health insurance, access to community-based services). Methods Data came from the combined 2016-2017 National Survey of Children's Health (n = 29,617 youth ages 12-...
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Nationally, there are low rates of high school–age youth receiving health care transition (HCT) preparation from health care providers. This pilot study implemented and assessed the use of a struct...
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#1Samhita M. IlangoH-Index: 2
#2Annie SchmidtH-Index: 8
Last. Wun Jung Kim (RU: Rutgers University)H-Index: 1
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For several decades, national surveys and reports have well documented the serious, growing, and unmet need for mental and behavioral health services among children, adolescents, and young adults (C/A/YA) in the United States.(1-3) Moreover, shortages and maldistribution of child and adolescent psychiatrists have been repeatedly reported.(4)(,)(5) This scarcity is especially concerning given that in 2017, an estimated 44% of child and adolescent psychiatrists were age 55 and older.(6) The Americ...
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#1Annie SchmidtH-Index: 8
#2Samhita M. IlangoH-Index: 2
Last. Patience H. WhiteH-Index: 22
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Abstract Problem A previous systematic review found that health care transition (HCT) interventions result in positive outcomes related to population health, patient experience of care, and utilization. Since its publication, new national statistics, updated professional guidance, and a growing body of published literature on HCT have prompted the need for an updated systematic review that aims to examine outcomes of the latest pediatric-to-adult HCT interventions. Eligibility criteria Eligible ...
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#1Lydie A. Lebrun-Harris (Health Resources and Services Administration)H-Index: 12
#2Margaret A. McManusH-Index: 20
Last. Patience H. WhiteH-Index: 22
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BACKGROUND: Researchers have shown that most youth with special health care needs (YSHCN) are not receiving guidance on planning for health care transition. This study examines current transition planning among US youth with and without special health care needs (SHCN). METHODS: The 2016 National Survey of Children’s Health is nationally representative and includes 20 708 youth (12–17 years old). Parents and/or caregivers were asked if transition planning occurred, based on the following element...
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