IU Health Physicians Northside Adult & Pediatric Care. out of 5 stars (1, ratings) i. Score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized NRC Health Patient Experience Survey. Learn About Survey. Book Appointment Online. Got Transition ® is the federally funded national resource center on health care transition (HCT). Its aim is to improve transition from pediatric to adult health care through the use of evidence-driven strategies for health care professionals, youth, young adults, and their families.
The transition from pediatric to adult health care can happen when you are too old to see your pediatric doctors (anywhere from years old), when you leave home to go to college, or when you and your health care team feel you are ready. Some possible benefits of moving to adult health care. For the patient, the transition from pediatric to adult health care can add stress to or complicate the other signiﬁcant life changes they are concurrently experiencing, such as graduating high school, entering the workforce or heading to college. Accessing appropriate medical services is complicated for youth with special health care needs.
Welcome to Pediatric & Adult Medicine, Inc. where children come first, and where our pediatricians and families work together to provide exceptional medical care for kids in the central Orange County area. We pride ourselves on providing compassionate, comprehensive services to children from birth through adolescence and young adulthood. As teenagers transition into adult care they may feel overwhelmed or forgotten in the new system once they leave pediatrics. Recognizing the need to improve this transition process and to enhance care coordination between practices, the American Society of Hematology (ASH) has developed the following pediatric-to-adult transition toolkit.