Resource Pages on Adolescent and Young Adult Health
Welcome to NAHIC’s Resource Pages. Here you will find tools and information on new initiatives and key topics in adolescent and young adult health. These pages include resources — such as webinars, websites, publications and more — from NAHIC and others.
Affordable Care Act (ACA)
The ACA will bring major changes to the health care delivery system. This page has resources — publications, powerpoint presentations, video recordings, and more – to help professionals and lay audiences understand the ACA’s potential impact on adolescents and young adults.
Healthy People 2020
Healthy People 2020 includes Adolescent Health as a new topic area, offering new opportunities to shed national light on the importance of adolescent health. This page provides general information about Healthy People 2020 and links to resources to help achieve objectives related to adolescents and young adults.
Clinical Preventive Services (CPS)
NAHIC is recognized as a national leader in research and practice related to the delivery of clinical preventive services to adolescents and young adults. This page will offer a range of resources including:
- Background on the importance of CPS (fact sheets and a monograph)
- Powerpoint presentations, checklists and other tools that aim to improve the delivery of preventive services and
- Research tools: Information about major data sets and published articles on CPS.
This database presents national and state profiles of key measures of adolescent and young adult health. These measures are known as the 21 Critical Health Objectives for Adolescents and Young Adults, fromHealthy People 2010.