December 2014

Healthcare Transition: Pediatrics to Adult Medical Systems

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Currently in the United States, there are approximately 10.2 million people with special healthcare needs (SHCN) under 19 years of age. Each year, 750,000 adolescents with SHNC cross into adulthood. Healthcare transition – the process of moving from pediatric medicine to adult-oriented medicine – is a necessary process for these … Read More >

Possibility unbound: 25 years of progress for those with disability

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Next year we will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. This piece of civil rights legislation has been a cornerstone for progress in removing barriers. This article provides a nice perspective on what has been gained during the previous decades. Possibility unbound: 25 … Read More >