This compendium presents promising strategies to improve access to health insurance and quality preventive visits among AYAs.
This resource stems from an exploratory study conducted by NAHIC/AYAH-NRC staff to review the experiences of selected “top performing” states related to ACA implementation. Click here for the report, with descriptions of specific initiatives led by agencies, cities, communities, and state health departments in selected states.
Strategies to Improve Access to Health Insurance & Preventive Visits include:
- Use of Community Agencies and Networks
- Leverage Opportunities
- Focus on Special Populations
- Engage Youth
Strategies to Improve the Quality of Preventive Visits include:
- Commitment to Bright Futures Guidelines
- Focus on Medical Homes
- Quality Improvement
An article based on this work was published in the Maternal and Child Health Journal. To view the abstract, click here.