In this issue: 
3. Got Transition Highlights of 2019
4. Coming in 2020

Do you want to learn more about the latest in transition preparation, transfer, and integration into adult health care? If yes, this NEW one-hour CME is for you!  

Got Transition is excited to offer a new online CME course presenting a review of updated clinical recommendations on health care transition and the tested quality improvement approach – the Six Core Elements of Health Care Transition™. The one-hour module is designed for pediatric and adult primary and specialty care physicians, nurses, and social workers. Jointly sponsored by Health Services for Children with Special Needs, Inc. (HSCSN) , The National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health , and DC Health , this online CME course is free and available to a DC and national audience. For more information, visit
Got Transition has published a new systematic review of health care transition interventions and outcomes in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing. "Outcomes of pediatric to adult health care transition interventions: An updated systematic review" examines the latest HCT interventions in light of new national statistics, updated professional guidance, and a growing body of published literature on HCT. A free download of the article is available until March 12, 2020.
2019 Transition Coding and Reimbursement Tip Sheet  with clinical vignettes and coding suggestions 

*   Report analyzing transition progress in state Title V care coordination programs

*  Two transition tip sheets to help adult providers integrate young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and a utism spectrum disorder into their practices

* Updated tip sheet incorporating transition into NCQA patient-centered medical home recognition
* Webinar Video featuring a mother/daughter discussion on the transition experience of youth with autism (sponsored by the NIMH)

Tables on current state and national HCT performance data

*  Collaborated on the newly-formed National Network for Advancing Systems of Services for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs with the AAP and Catalyst Center

*  New AMCHP Implementation Toolkit on Transition with a series of strategic approaches used by states
  • Major update of the Six Core Elements of Health Care Transition, with input from a wide variety of stakeholders (health care providers, federal/state agency representatives, families, youth/young adults)

  • New Six Core Elements Implementation Guide to assist health care providers with quality improvement guidance and examples

  • Total revamp of, with easily accessible new resources, updated FAQs (for youth/young adults, parents/caregivers, and health care providers), and an interactive new look

  • Family HCT Toolkit with new and updated tools and resources for families of transition-aged youth/young adults

  • Updated 2020 Coding and Reimbursement Tip Sheet

  • Research on association of systems of care and HCT performance using the 2016/17 National Survey of Children's Health

  • Analysis of state Title V block grant directions on HCT
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Got Transition ® is a program of The National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health , supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) (U1TMC31756). The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government.