Adapted Clinical Guidelines
The 2019 Revised Adapted Clinical Guidelines: Medication Management for Patients Experiencing Homelessness Diagnosed with Diabetes | October 2019 | Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Adapted Anticipatory Guidance for Infants and Toddler | June 2015 | Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Adapting Your Practice: Treatment and Recommendations for Homeless Patients
Standard clinical guidelines often fail to take into consideration the unique challenges presented by homelessness that may limit an individual’s access to needed services or ability to adhere to a plan of care. To fill this gap, the HCH Clinicians’ Network developed a series of adapted clinical guidelines covering the following:
The homeless in America: Adapting Your Practice
By Susan L. Montauk, MD, defines homelessness, includes key recommendations for practice, examines determinants of general care adherence in people experiencing homelessness, offers potential enhancements, and lists resources for caring for homeless individuals and families.
Outlines of the main points contained in the following recommended clinical practice adaptations are also available for download: