CE Credit

Transition Services for Children and Youth with Special Health-Care Needs

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Welcome to the training on Transition Services for Children and Youth with Special Health-Care Needs provided by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC).

Credit hours: 1.5 CE

Goal

The goal of this module is to equip Texas Health Steps providers and others to employ transition services for children, adolescents, and young adults with chronic health conditions or disabilities at key transition points.

Target Audience

Texas Health Steps providers and other interested health-care professionals.

Specific Learning Objectives

After completing the activities of this module, you will be able to:

  1. Formulate a strategy to address the health, education, and social needs of children and youth with special health-care needs at key transition points.
  2. Differentiate and integrate the functions of health-care professionals involved in transition assistance for youth with special health-care needs.
  3. Apply legal requirements and best practices for aiding the transition of children and youth with special health-care needs.

Please note this module expires on 6/19/2020.

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