Read more about how to start an advocacy program, how to prepare advocates for speaking with the media, and three real life case studies from children’s hospitals like yours.
Mental Health Disorder Codes
The CAMHD-CS classifies child mental health disorders across ICD-9 and ICD-10 diagnostic codes as well as aligns with DSM-V psychiatric diagnosis groups.
Physical Child Abuse Codes
International Classification of Diseases (ICD) codes can be used to identify cases of physical child abuse among hospitalized children.
High-Intensity Neurologic Impairment Codes
High-intensity neurologic impairment (HI-NI) codes can be used to identify neurological diagnoses that ire reasonably expected to last 12 months and result in significant functional impairments requiring subspecialty medical care.
Sepsis Awareness Month Events
September is Sepsis Awareness Month. Learn how CHA is focusing attention on pediatric sepsis, and find resources and events.
2017 Public Policy Priorities
The Children’s Hospital Association’s Public Policy Committee reviewed and approved the 2017 Public Policy Priorities developed during the 2016 Government Relations Planning Meeting.