Developmental Screening Toolkit

Welcome to Docs for Tots’ Developmental Screening Toolkit! The goal of this toolkit is to help healthcare practices implement standardized developmental screening into their workflow. The steps you see here are a result of applied quality improvement science, and real-life trial-and-error from work in federally qualified health centers in Nassau County, New York from 2014-2016. Click on each step to the right to see instructions, tips, and useful materials.

Docs for Tots’ experience has illuminated Seven Steps to Screening:

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