Rhode Island Projects

Projects and Initiatives

Rhode Island has the following projects and initiatives that support children and youth with special health care needs and their families.
  • Rhode Island Pediatric Psychiatry Resource Network (PediPRN) The Pediatric Mental Health Care Access (PMHCA) program is a HRSA grant that promotes behavioral health integration into pediatric primary care using telehealth. The overarching goal of the program is to use telehealth modalities to provide timely detection, assessment, treatment, and referral of children and adolescents with behavioral health conditions, using evidence-based practices and methods such as web-based education and training sessions. Rhode Island is one of many state awardees in this program.

Learn More about this State Partner

The Rhode Island Title V/Maternal and Child Health Program is a partner of the Medical Home Portal. To learn more, see the Get Help in Utah page. To learn more, see the Get Help page.

Resources

Information & Support

For Professionals

PediPRN.org
Pediatric Psychiatry Resource Network (PediPRN) is a project of the Rhode Island Department of Health and the Emma Pendleton Bradley Hospital to expand the hospital's child psychiatry access program.

Authors & Reviewers

Initial publication: December 2021
Current Authors and Reviewers:
Author: Medical Home Team