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Support for Transition from Adolescent to Adult Health Care Among Adolescents With and Without Mental, Behavioral, and Developmental Disorders — United States, 2016–2017

Description
Examines whether adolescents, including adolescents with diagnosed mental, behavioral, and developmental disorders (MBDDs), receive the recommended guidance on transitioning from pediatric to adult healthcare. Includes data for adolescents living within a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) and outside an MSA.
Author(s)
Rebecca T. Leeb, Melissa L. Danielson, Rebecca H. Bitsko, et al.
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 69(34), 1156-1160
Date
08/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Behavioral health · Children and youth · Healthcare quality · Mental health · People with disabilities · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data