ERIC Number: ED392537
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Assessing & Developing Primary Care for Children: Reforms in Health Systems.
Grason, Holly Allen, Ed.; Guyer, Bernard, Ed.
This publication is a compilation of papers presented at an April 1994 workshop sponsored by the National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health and the Bureau-funded Johns Hopkins Child and Adolescent Health Policy Center (CAHPC). The papers are as follows: (1) "Defining the Issues and Planning for Change: Health Care Systems, Primary Care, and Reform" (David Heppel); (2) "Health Care systems and Primary Care for Children and Adolescents: Overview and Context" (Bernard Guyer and others); (3) "Delineating Public Roles in Planning, Providing, and Evaluating Primary Care Services for Children and Their Families: Les Nouveax Miserables--Modern Victims of Social Asphyxia" (David R. Smith); (4) "Assessing the Status of Primary Care Services: A Working Approach" (Barbara Starfield); (5) "Developing Population-Based Datasets at National, State, and Local Levels: Potential and Promise" (Deborah Klein Walker); (6) "Assessing the Status of Primary Care Services: Early Experiences of the Child and Adolescent Health Policy Center in Evaluating Primary Care" (Charlyn E. Cassady); (7) "Assessing Needs and Monitoring Progress in the Delivery of Primary Care Services for Children and Youth" (David M. Stevens and others); (8) "Community System Assessment and Child Health Planning in Iowa" (Charles E. Danielson and others); (9) "Evaluating the Delivery of Pediatric Primary Care in New York City" (Lucille Rosenbluth); (10) "Accountability in Primary Health Care Systems: Conceptual Frameworks and Policy Challenges" (Bernard Guyer and others); (11) "Primary Care Provider and System Challenges in Caring for High-Risk Children and Families" (Larry Culpepper); (12) "Meeting the Contemporary Needs of Children and Youth with Developing Primary Care Systems: Issues for Pediatricians in Health Care Reform" (Susan Aronson); (13) "CHIP--A Community Model for a Comprehensive Health Care System" (Peggy Balla); (14) "Pediatric Primary Care Systems Development Initiatives in Arizona" (Jane Pearson); (15) "Health Care Reform and Public Health Consideration in Alabama" (Larry Menefee); (16) "Public Health and Health Care Reform: Healthy People in Healthy Communities" (Martin Wasserman); (17) "What's Needed to Move Forward? State MCH Program Perspectives" (Maxine Hayes); and (18) "Commentary and Closure" (Bernard Guyer). Two appendices include the workshop agenda and a list of participants. (DR)
Descriptors: Adolescents, At Risk Persons, Child Health, Child Welfare, Childhood Needs, Children, Delivery Systems, Family Health, Government Role, Health Services, Preventive Medicine, Primary Health Care, Public Health
National Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse, 2070 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 450, Vienna, VA 22182-2536 (single copy, free).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Washington, DC. Maternal and Child Health Bureau.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health, Arlington, VA.
Identifiers: Alabama; Arizona; Health Care Reform; Iowa; Service Delivery Assessment