Welcome to Sanford Children's Medical Home Program!
The program focuses on the whole child, not just one specific aspect. This is especially important for children with special health needs because they receive care from multiple specialists, services and therapists. Medical Home brings the entire picture together.
The result? High quality, well-coordinated care that fits your child. It makes a real difference:
Connecting all the links
Early on, you and your pediatrician and the care coordinator develop a care plan — an important document that’s up-to-date and lives in your child’s medical record — at no cost to you. A hard copy is available to you and others involved in your child’s care: daycare staff, out-of-town providers, community agencies, schools and babysitters. Besides ensuring consistency, the care plan means you no longer have to keep repeating your child’s story. Documented and signed by your pediatrician, a single care plan provides a roadmap of essential medical information as well as your child’s likes and dislikes. Each provider knows where they fit in your child’s complete picture of care.
Your active involvement
Medical Home relies heavily on the involvement of parents. You’re the true experts on your child. Your participation includes:
Expect the best with Medical Home!
Posted Date: September 2012