Bright Futures Concepts and Working with the Medical Home



This module teaches strategies for helping families navigate the healthcare system. Participants will learn the qualities of medical and dental homes. The module provides strategies and resources, including Bright Futures, for helping families connect with medical and dental homes and prepare for health care visits. The training will equip family support professionals to partner with families and the medical home.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Describe the importance of connecting families with medical homes
  2. Discuss strategies for teaching families about the importance of dental homes and good oral health for their child's overall health
  3. Describe Bright Futures tools and home family support professionals can use them to prepare for health care visits
  4. Use Bright Futures materials to partner with families and their medical homes