MonmouthCares has expanded our services, integrating a Health and Wellness team that works along side of our care managers to address chronic medical conditions along with their emotional, behavioral, intellectual/developmental, and substance use needs. This health and wellness team is comprised of a Nurse and Wellness Coach that joins each family's team.
Eligible Chronic Health Conditions:
Sickle Cell Disease
Substance Use Disorder
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Autism with Gastro-Intestinal Concerns
Chronic Migraine Headaches
Eligible Contributing Factors:
Youth needs help following the prescribed treatment plan for the chronic health condition
Youth demonstrates a need for better coping and management of chronic health condition.
Youth and/or family is experiencing barriers to accessing care for chronic health condition.
The ultimate goal of the MonmouthCares Health and Wellness team is for families and children to develop the skills and abilities to actively manage their children's chronic medical needs and as well as their behavioral challenges.