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Transitioning Pediatrics to Adult Health Care: Practice Tools

Transitioning Pediatrics to Adult Health Care: Practice Tools

June 25, 2014 No Comments

The Six Core Elements of Health Care Transition 2.0, which include customizable clinical tools, consumer feedback surveys, and QI measurement tools.  www.GotTransition.org has been redesigned with the latest transition information for health professionals, youth/young adults and families, researchers, and policymakers.

New M-CHAT Information

New M-CHAT Information

June 23, 2014 No Comments

You may have seen an article in January 2014 Pediatrics about the validation study for  “new” M-CHAT – R/F.  The M-CHAT-R/F is a substantial improvement on the M-CHAT.  As true of the original M-CHAT, the M-CHAT-R/F can be used for screening children between 16 and 30 months for autism spectrum disorder.  The M-CHAT has several ...

New Report: Medicaid Expansion in Kansas

New Report: Medicaid Expansion in Kansas

May 12, 2014 No Comments

A new report shows that one in six Kansas adults under 65 lacks health insurance, even though tens of thousands of them have jobs. The study, released by the Kansas Center for Economic Growth, examines the potential economic boost to the Kansas economy if health coverage is extended to working men and women in various industries ...

KS Immunization Apple App Available Now!

KS Immunization Apple App Available Now!

November 11, 2013 No Comments

The Kansas Chapter is excited to announce that the KS Immunization App  is now available! The app is free and very easy to download-just click on the appropriate link:         The app, which is being funded by a grant from Immunize Kansas Kids and the Kansas Health Institute, is an attempt to help providers deal with the ever changing ...

KAAP Launces New Baby Buffer Website

KAAP Launces New Baby Buffer Website

November 11, 2013 No Comments

KAAP is proud to announce the launch of the www.babybuffer.org as part of the Baby Buffer program developed through the AAP Healthy People 2020 grant awarded to the chapter.  Baby Buffer is a parenting resource aimed to use social media to help pediatricians translate the science of toxic stress into guidance that helps parents of young ...

Registration Open for the KAAP Fall CME Meeting

It’s time to register for the KAAP 2014 Fall CME Meeting in Old Town, Wichita September 11-12.  Don’t miss...

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