The Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children and Adolescents, Third Edition New Opportunities in the Primary Care of American Youth 3 rd Party Logo The National Assembly on School-Based Health Care Webinar February 20, 2008 Joseph F. Hagan, Jr., MD, FAAP
New Opportunities in the Primary Care of American Youth
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Joseph F. Hagan, Jr., MD, FAAP
Co-editor, The Bright Futures Guidelines, 3rd Ed.
Upon completion of this lecture, you should be able to:
The Centerpiece of the Initiative
Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents, 3rd Edition
“What’s Bright Futures?”
Bright Futures is a set of principles, strategies and tools that are theory - based, evidence - driven, and systems - oriented, that can be used to improve the health and well-being of all children through culturally appropriate interventions that address the current and emerging health promotion needs at the family, policy, community, and health systems levels.
Bright Futures Guidelines,Third Edition
The Rethinking Child Health Supervision Project
J. Lane Tanner, MD, FAAP
Martin T. Stein, MD, FAAP
Lynn M. Olson, PhD, Linda Radecki, MS, and Mary Pat Frintner, AAP Department of Practice and Research
Rethinking Child Health Supervision, Commonwealth Fund, 2005-07
Promoting Child Development
Promoting Mental Health
Promoting Healthy Weight
Promoting Healthy Nutrition
Promoting Physical Activity
Promoting Oral Health
Promoting Healthy Sexual Development and Sexuality
Promoting Safety and Injury Prevention
Promoting Community Relationships and ResourcesShared knowledge baseTen Health Promotion Themes
Sorry—I’ve only got animation for this visit. More to come on school aged youth!
Watch for the bouncing 12 month old!
The 12-month-old stands proudly, somewhat bowlegged, belly protruding. Walking, one of the most exciting developmental milestones, occurs near the toddler’s first birthday, bringing with it increasing independence.
Early, middle and late adolescence:
Priorities and Screening
In other words…
A Bright Future
for Health Supervision!
…and for your vital work
in our schools!
Darcy Steinberg-Hastings, MPH, Director of the Bright Futures Education Center and Pediatric Implementation Project, [email protected]
Jane Bassewitz, MA, Manager, [email protected]