Systems and Standards Research & Reports
March 13, 2014

National Standards for Systems of Care for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

By: Assocation of Maternal and Child Health Programs

View an updated version of the Standards.

This white paper, along with the standards, outlines in detail the structures and processes needed for a high-quality, coordinated system of care for children with special health care needs. The report represents the consensus of a consortium of public and private organizations, and is the first-ever national, collective effort to detail the components of a high quality system.