Promoting Excellence : Care Coordination Memo of Understanding

Name:
Children's Hospital: Care Coordination Memo of Understanding

Definition:
This document describes the work plan that was undertaken to accomplish objectives of the Pediatric Palliative Care Project, and delineates the roles of the Pediatric Palliative Care Project Staff, the health plans, and the home health/hospice agencies in arranging for and providing palliative care services at home.

Category:
Organizational Tools - Organization Policy

Source:
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
Pediatric Palliative Care Project
Mail Stop CM - 11
4800 Sand Point Way, N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105
www.cshcn.org

Contact:
Beth McKinstry
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
The document was signed by all participating health plans and hospice agencies, in order to clearly understand and agree to expectations and roles.

Keywords:
pediatrics, care plan

To use this tool:
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References:
Developed specifically for this project by the project team. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation project staff and Premera Blue Cross, Regence BlueShield, Northwest Washington Medical Bureau and Hospice and Home Health Care Agencies.

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Posted September 2003

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