WISMHI offers learning opportunities for physicians, their care teams, and families on medical home topics. Outreach is guided by policy statements or clinical reports from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
Developmental screening within well child care: This 90-minute session delivered onsite at your clinic is designed to promote the early identification of and timely referral for children with delays. In addition to learning about one validated developmental screening tool, Ages and Stages Questionnaire-3, community partners serving children with delays and their families will share information about their programs.
AAP policy statement on developmental screening (2006):
Behavioral health integration into pediatric primary care: Based upon the AAP’s Mental Health Toolkit (2010), this outreach allows clinicians to select behavioral health-related topics on which they wish to receive customized support. Topics are addressed during 60-minute sessions held at your clinic, and include:
WISMHI is a program funded by Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Division of Public Health, Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs Program through the Maternal and Child Health Title V Services Block Grant.