The Medically Fragile Foster Child - Improving Health Status Through Educational and Community Linkages
4th Funding Cycle Development Award
Project Start Date: 7/1/2008
Project End Date: 6/30/2009
Original Award Amount: $50,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $45,848*
Project Goal Statement: This project will identify gaps in knowledge, communication, and system navigation among medical providers, families and child welfare workers serving medically fragile foster children, toward creation of a curriculum to improve skills and cross system collaboration.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.