Transition is a broad and complex topic within CF, including transitions between settings, to new care centers, and to new disease states. This session will focus on various transitions across the CF trajectory, encouraging the audience to consider the impact of transitions on the patient, family, and care team. The presenters will share unique examples of CF transition programs, discussing implementation and encouraging the audience to consider applicability to their own care centers.
Describe different types of transitions for individuals with CF and their families across the lifespan.
Discuss the psychosocial impact of various transitions on the patient, family, and care.
Evaluate strategies to create or improve transition procedures at individual care centers.
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children