Child Health Note (CHN) files are produced with the assistance of expert professionals in Washington State who develop and edit content specific to their practice specialty. Current topics are those developed within the past 3-4 years. CHNs are in Microsoft Word® file format. Instructions are provided for each CHN. Please read disclaimer.
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Current CHN Topics
- Tools and Resources for Office Practice
- Screening and Anticipatory Guidance
- Special Health Conditions: Early Identification and Diagnosis
Child Health Notes
|Decision Tree: Child with Special Needs Referral Process
|Important:Please read Instructions||12/16|
|Early Intervention Services||Instructions||8/10|
|First Steps Program (Generic version)||Instructions||NEW 10/17|
|Formula for Full-Term Infants (Generic PDF version)||Instructions||1/15|
|Oral Health Fact Sheets for CSHCN||Instructions||10/10|
|Special Education/Collaboration with Primary Health Care Providers||Instructions||1/09|
|WithinReach and ParentHelp123||Instructions||3/12|
|WithinReach Resource Finder: Help for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Special Health Care Needs and Their Families||Instructions||10/15|
Early Identification and Diagnosis
See also Archived CHN Topics for older Child Health Notes.
When customizing any CHN for use in your community, we recommend that you check the resource information to assure absolute accuracy. If you plan to make changes to didactic content, please consult the CHN Project Coordinator.
This list will be updated as additional topics are developed. Recommendations for new topics are welcome. We encourage you to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to share your ideas for new CHN topics, suggestions for revisions to content or updates to resource information for any CHN.
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Kate Orville, MPH, email@example.com
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