Congratulations on your efforts to implement developmental screening! By participating in this quality improvement project with Docs for Tots, you are enhancing the care you provide your young patients and are better preparing them to succeed in the future. Below are all materials relevant to the implementation of screenings at NUMC. Additionally, check out the resources on the right side of the page to find more materials that you can utilize at NUMC as well as more information on quality improvement.
Did you see Docs for Tots’ Executive Director, Liz Isakson’s post on the New York AAP Chapter 2 blog? In her post titled, Help Me Grow- Long Island: Helping You Help Promote Developmental Health, Dr. Isakson addresses a pressing issue in
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Investing in quality early learning programs is the most efficient way to affect school and life success and to reduce social expenditures later.
Docs for Tots is a non-profit, non-partisan organization led by pediatricians to promote practices, policies, and investments that will enable young children to thrive. Docs for Tots creates linkages between doctors, policymakers, early childhood practitioners, and other stakeholders to ensure that children grow up healthy. As doctors, we are action-oriented and deeply committed to improving the lives of young children and their families.