|2014 Implementation of Development Screening in FQHCs Presenters|
Lisa BurnellClinical Services Director, Health Delivery, Inc
Ann Jacobs, RNPartners in Pediatrics PLC
Ann has been a registered nurse for 17 years. Her career has focused on pediatrics for the past 13 years at Partners In Pediatrics in Saginaw. She was instrumental in implementing developmental screening in this practice through the ABCD program in 2007. In addition to her regular nursing duties, Ann is the coordinator for early developmental screening and is also the Project LAUNCH coordinator at Partners In Pediatrics.
Jennifer has been working with families, specializing in families with young children, for over twenty years. She has been employed by Saginaw County Community Mental Health Authority for nine years. Jennifer is currently the Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant through Project LAUNCH. In this position, she meets with families who have been identified as having a potential developmental delay or who have questions or concerns about their child’s development, behavior, or mental health status.
Faiyaz has multiple years of clinical experience working as a provider. During practice of medicine abroad he actively promoted the Maternal and Infant Child Health initiatives, including developmental screening for early detection of abnormalities and milestone delays. Currently as the Project Launch Coordinator at Michigan Primary Care Association, Faiyaz is aggressively promoting the implementation of developmental screening in all the Michigan FQHCs.