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Transition: Healthcare Resources

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  • The Importance of Healthcare Transition

    Transition not only includes vocational goals and community involvement but also health care transition. This includes discussing and planning for maximizing the potential for self-management of health care, along with age-appropriate health care as they transition to adulthood.

    In this short video, one of the regional managers with UIC’s Division of Specialized Care for Children (DSCC) explains the importance of healthcare transition and how DSCC is here to help youth and their families prepare for what lies ahead.

  • Transition QuickGuide: Take Charge of Planning and Managing Your Own Health and Career Goals

    This checklist provides information and resources about health insurance coverage, self-care, health care transition, decision-making and career planning and management.

  • Well Child Care for Children: Skills Tips

    (English) (Spanish)

  • What To Do In A Medical Emergency: Skills Tips

    (English) (Spanish)