Research :: Youth-Centered Care

Introducing the AYAH Center Newsletter!

    Be in the Know with all things on preventive services for Adolescents and Young Adults. The Adolescent and Young Adult Health National Resource Center is delighted to announce our first newsletter! This newsletter will provide the latest news in adolescent and young adult health, plus updates on available resources and technical support. 2016 […]

Affordable Care Act | AYAH Resource Center | Clinical Preventive Services | Confidential Care | Mental/Behavioral Health Care | Sexual and Reproductive Health | Youth-Centered Care

Toolkit: Youth-Centered Care

About Youth-Centered Care What are Strategies for improving the provision of quality youth-centered care? Additional Resources   Youth-Centered Care Updated July 5, 2016. Check back soon for updates. About Youth-Centered Care Youth-Centered Care, also known as “adolescent-friendly health services,” is an approach to providing high quality health care that meets the needs of young people. […]

AYAH Resource Center | Clinical Preventive Services | Confidential Care | Evidence-based programs | Toolkits | Youth-Centered Care

Summit 2015

    The Adolescent and Young Adult Health Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network or “CoIIN” held its first CoIIN Summit on September 22-24, 2015 for Cohort 1 states: New Mexico, Texas, Iowa, Mississippi, and Vermont. Summit Presentations The Center is pleased to share presentations given by our staff and guest speakers at the first CoIIN […]

Access & Utilization | AYAH Resource Center | Quality Improvement | Social Determinants of Health | Webinars/Presentations | Youth-Centered Care

CDC Grand Rounds- Adolescence: Preparing for Lifelong Health and Wellness

Adolescence is a critical stage of development during which physical, intellectual, emotional, and psychological changes occur. While adolescence is a relatively healthy period of life, adolescents begin to make lifestyle choices and establish behaviors that affect both their current and future health. During this transition from childhood to adulthood, serious health and safety issues such […]

Access & Utilization | Affordable Care Act | AYAH Resource Center | Clinical Preventive Services | Confidential Care | Families | Mortality | Quality Improvement | Risky Behavior | Socio-demographic disparities | Special Populations | Webinars/Presentations | Youth-Centered Care

NAHIC Presents at IOM Young Adult Workshop

NAHIC was represented by senior faculty Drs. Claire Brindis and Charles E. Irwin Jr. at the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council conference held in Washington, D.C. in May 2013. The focus of the workshop was “Improving the Health, Safety, and Well-Being of Young Adults.”

Affordable Care Act | Clinical Guidelines | Confidential Care | Policy | State Policy | Webinars/Presentations | Young Adults | Youth-Centered Care

Protecting Adolescent Confidentiality Under Health Care Reform: The Special Case Regarding Explanation of Benefits (EOBs)

This report explores a number of strategies to balance the need of confidentiality with patient communication, and provides insights offered through interviews with experts on the subject.

Affordable Care Act | Confidential Care | Reports | Youth-Centered Care

Recognizing and Managing Depression in Primary Care

In May 2015, NAHIC’s Dr. Charles Irwin presented at the 48th Annual Advances & Controversies in Clinical Pediatrics Conference in San Francisco, CA. This presentation focuses on primary care management of adolescent depression, including screening, diagnosis and treatment options.

AYAH Resource Center | Clinical Guidelines | Depression | Mental/Behavioral Health Care | Provider Training & Education | Webinars/Presentations | Youth-Centered Care

A Shifting Health Landscape for Adolescents and Young Adults: Planning for the Implementation of Federal Health Care Reform in New York

This brief is the second in a series of publications associated with a multi-year evaluation of the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center (MSAHC), which provides comprehensive health services to adolescents and young adults ages 10-24 in the New York City metro area.

Affordable Care Act | Clinical Guidelines | Confidential Care | Policy | Reports | State Policy | Young Adults | Youth-Centered Care

Adolescents and the State Children’s Health Insurance Program

This 1999 report highlights the potential impact of CHIP for adolescents, provides case studies of innovative strategies, and makes recommendations for how to better reach and serve adolescents who are eligible for or enrolled in CHIP.

Access & Utilization | Confidential Care | Health Care Reform | Policy | Youth-Centered Care

Assuring the Health of Adolescents in Managed Care

This assessment tool created in 1998 serves as a checklist for professionals to plan and evaluate health care components for adolescents in managed care settings, and for outside agencies to monitor the performance of managed care programs for adolescents.

Provider Training & Education | Youth-Centered Care