As a parent of a child with a disability or chronic health condition, you know that working with and communicating with many health, education, insurance and social service providers can be difficult. While stressful, it is a very important task in ensuring your child's medical and non-medical needs are met.
Below are resources that may help you in your role as your child's Care Coordinator:
The Care Coordination Plan Worksheet should be a "snapshot" of what is happening with your child now, and can be updated regularly. The plan can be shared with those providing care for your child.
Be prepared for your next medical appointment.
Whatever the reason for your visit, it is important to be prepared. With the Question Builder, it is easy to create a list of questions that you can take with you to your appointment. Question Builder
SD Parent Connection's FILE (Folder of Information and Life Experiences) is a comprehensive record-keeping system for your child and a useful tool for coordinating your child's care. To obtain a copy contact SDPC at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-640-4553. Click Here to Learn More