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Care Coordination

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Interagency Coordination

Medical Home

  • National Center on Medical Home Implementation - works to ensure that all children, including children with special health care needs, have access to a medical home by enhancing and providing resources, tools, technical assistance and support. 
  • Center for Medical Home Improvement  
  • National Autism Medical Home Initiative 
  • New England SERVE
  • Organization Readiness Measures - The purpose of this tool is to collect information on a health plan’s current internal capacity to provide quality care to children with special health care needs. The information can be used to assess a health plan’s organizational readiness and may be repeated over time to assess increasing capacity to serve children with special health care needs and their families.
  • National Medical Home Autism Initiative - The National Medical Home Autism Initiative, founded as a cooperative agreement by the federal Maternal Child Health Bureau, is a national technical assistance, resource and advocacy project designed to promote methods that will improve the capacity of the medical home and early intervention community to identify, appropriately serve and integrate children with autism into their communities. The primary purpose of the project is to identify and demonstrate how principles of the medical home can be applied to achieve early identification and intervention for children with autism spectrum disorders.
  • Health Plan Checklist - This checklist offers health plans a detailed list of specific policies and operational procedures that can support quality care for children with special health care needs.


  • Autism Legislation Database - The National Conference of State Legislatures allows you to search for legislation and policies related to autism in all states.

Provider Training

State System of Care

  • National Conference of State Legislatures - The National Conference of State Legislatures' Autism Legislation Database provides information about autism legislation introduced in the 50 states and the District of Columbia from the 2008 legislative session to present. The database can be searched by state, topic, keyword, status, year, bill number, or primary sponsor. Topics include awareness, education, financing, health and human services, infrastructure, insurance, professional training, and screening. New legislation will be added to the database as it is introduced.
  • National Center on Community Based Services - works to advance policy and practice solutions that improve the ease of use of community based services by developing a state leadership network, promoting partnerships and recognize leading communities.