HealthySteps 0-3 Pilot Project at Hackensack Meridian Health
Our Goal: To allow more high-risk families in New Jersey to experience the benefits of the HealthySteps model, which integrates pediatric primary and behavioral care.
Project Description: This project aims to pilot the HealthySteps model at three pediatric practices at Hackensack Meridian Health. Four staff will be hired by Hackensack Meridian Health and formally trained by the HealthySteps National Office on their clinical model. Both organizations will work together to collect and analyze data during project implementation to help make the medical and business case for expansion of the HealthySteps model to high-risk families throughout New Jersey.
About the Grantee: The mission of Hackensack Meridian Health and its constituent entities, including Hackensack University Medical Center, is to transform health care and be recognized as the leader of positive change. The Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation works in support of this mission. The Foundation has been the catalyst that engages generous people and organizations in opportunities to provide the best that medicine and biomedical and psychosocial research have to offer to its patients. Learn more about Hackensack Meridian Health.