Tulsa Children's Project

Status: Complete

WHAT: A project to support the successful implementation of the medical home model.

WHO: The project involved one early childhood program’s primary care clinic located in Tulsa, OK.

WHEN: July 2007 to June 2009

FUNDER: The project was funded by the George Kaiser Family Foundation and conducted in partnership with the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine and the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University.

NICHQ'S ROLE: Provided expert assistance in improving the quality of healthcare services at the early childhood center care clinic.

Nurse speaking with mother and her daughter at the doctor's office

Fun Fact

This project was instrumental in NICHQ becoming an “Institute” and reaching beyond traditional health care settings to improve children's health.