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This poster describes an educational intervention consisting of two classroom sessions to teach high school seniors how to successfully transition to adult care. Topics covered included the ability to fill out medical forms, when to contact one's doctor and where to get medical care when the doctor's office is closed, how health care privacy changes at age 18, the need for health insurance, the need to keep medical records, etc.
Transition to Adult Care; Teaching; Adolescent; Nursing Evaluation Research; Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
APRN; High School Seniors
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research | Pediatric Nursing | Secondary Education
Clune, Christine; Hickam, Teresa; and Olney, Adrienne, "Teaching High School Seniors about Transitioning to Adult Healthcare" (2018). Posters. 114.