2017-2021 Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Demonstration Regional Collaboratives Program Model Protocol
This Model Protocol provides clinicians, nurses, allied health professionals, community-based organizations, and public health agencies with recommendations and strategies to improve care provided to individuals with sickle cell disease and trait.
2017-2021 Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Demonstration Regional Collaboratives Program Report to Congress
Through NICHQ's 2017-2021 Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Demonstration Regional Collaboratives Program (SCDTDRCP), we worked with five regional teams from across the country to improve coordination and service delivery for individuals living with sickle cell disease, enhance access to services, and improve and expand patient and provider education.
Too often, people living with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and their families and caregivers miss critical healthcare appointments for a variety of reasons. These important resources and tools can be used to guide efforts to improve relationships between providers and people living with SCD.
Mental Health Awareness Month is celebrated to fight stigma, educate the public, and advocate for policies that support people with mental illness. We’ve put together an online collection of social media posts and graphics to outline the significant role mental health plays in overall health and wellness and promote better mental health for children, families, and caregivers.
Early Childhood Health Equity (ECHE) work seeks to strengthen early childhood systems to support healthy child development and reduce health inequities and disparities that can have a lifelong impact. These briefs synthesize the recent work of the ECHE Landscape Project and highlight the themes and findings that emerged across the project activities.
Pediatricians, family physicians, and other health care providers can use these documents during conversations with families to address myths and facts about safe infant sleep and breastfeeding.
In recognition of National Minority Health Month, we’re sharing a social media toolkit and infographic to raise awareness about racial and ethnic disparities and the need to achieve health equity. Download these resources to use on your own social channels and make sure to tag @NICHQ so we can like and share your post.