Policies for Care Coordination Across Systems: Lessons from ABCD III

How can states help primary care providers (PCPs) and community service providers coordinate care? In NASHP’s third Assuring Better Child Health and Development learning collaborative (ABCD III), five state teams (AR, IL, OK, OR, and MN) have piloted projects to systematize care coordination between PCPs of young children with potential developmental delay and community providers, particularly early intervention services. Drawing on eleven years of ABCD experience, these state teams offer model policies and protocols to implement cross-system care coordination.

ABCDIII.policies.pdf 307.8 KB


Leave a Reply