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Mentor, Preceptor, Principle Investigator
Mentor: Ayman Khmour MD
First Steps is the statewide early intervention program in Missouri, but a review of referrals from the Truman neonatal intensive care unit revealed that only 24% of eligible patients were being referred. This poster describes efforts to increase awareness among residents and to refer all eligible patients to First Steps upon discharge.
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal; Early Intervention (Education); Quality Improvement; Missouri; Patient Discharge
NICU; ICN; First Steps
Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities | Early Childhood Education | Pediatrics
Prest, Luke; Fenstermann, Lauren; and Khmour, Ayman, "Improving NICU Referrals to the Missouri Early Intervention Program (First Steps)" (2019). Posters. 112.