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Clinical Tools

Clinical Care Guideline and Best Practices

Care Coordination Resource Guide

  • Developed by the University of Colorado School of Medicine, this guide contains two parts: Defining Care Coordination and Care Coordination Tools and Resources

Colorado Access Accountable Care Collaborative Best Practices & Clinical Transformation Meetings

Colorado Access Information and Logistics Meetings

Colorado Access Practice Guideline Resources

Community Crisis Connection

Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT)

  • "The Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) benefit provides comprehensive and preventive health care services. EPSDT is key to ensuring that children and youth receive appropriate preventive, dental, mental health, developmental and specialty services."
  • "Healthy Communities combines aspects of the Early Periodic Screening Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) outreach and administrative case management program and Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) outreach into one model that better meets the needs of clients."

Clinical Screening Tools

American Academy of Family Physicians

American Academy of Pediatrics

SAMHSA Screening Tools

  • SAMHSA provides several screening tools such as
    • Depression Screening Tools
    • Drug & Alcohol Use Screening Tools
    • Dipolar Disorder Screening Tools
    • Suicide Risk Screening Tools
    • Anxiety Disorders Screening Tools
    • Trauma Screening Tools

Suicide Prevention Toolkit for Rural Primary Care

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Colorado Immunization Information System

Healthy Living Initiatives

  • Healthy Living Initiatives provides information and tools, " the Healthy Living areas, including Oral Health, Behavioral Health, Nutrition & Fitness, and Tobacco Free Living."

Disease Reporting in Colorado

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

  • The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment provides a variety of resources for health facilities.

Health and Functioning Questionnaires

American Academy of Family Physicians

  • The AAFP provides patient surveys and questionnaires in the areas of:
    • Adult Health Questionnaire
    • Diabetes Assessment Form
    • Genogram Template
    • Patient Phone-System Survey
    • Patient Satisfaction Survey
    • Pre-Appointment Questionnaire
    • Problem-Solving Worksheet
    • Survey of Patient Interent/E-Mail Capability and Interest
    • Today's Visit Check List
    • Wellness Care - Medicare Checkup

American Academy of Pediatrics

  • The AAP developed Bright Futures materials which are, "...designed to be useful to a wide range of audiences from health care professionals and those who provide health care for children, to parents and others in the community who participate in youth-oriented activities such as coaches, educators, child care workers and others." Resources can be downloaded and ordered from the AAP.

Integrated Healthcare

IPAT Integrated Practice Assessment Tool

  • The IPAT is a tool designed to help practices determine what Level of Integrated Healthcare the practice is at.