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July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011
Main Campus Adolescent Medicine Clinic Visits: 6,764
Dublin Close To HomeSM Center on Venture Dr.
Adolescent Medicine Clinic Visits: 975
East Columbus Close To HomeSM Center Adolescent
Medicine Clinic Visits: 253
Total Adolescent Medicine Clinic Visits: 7,992
Total Inpatient Consultations: 50
From ages 11 to 21, The Section of Adolescent Medicine provides adolescents with primary care and consultative services for substance abuse assessment, gynecologic/reproductive health care, chronic unexplained symptoms and eating disorders.
The Section of Adolescent Health also provides social work and nutrition services.
Full Potential Community Report
This comprehensive report depicts the health status of Franklin County's children. The report goes in depth, focusing on 10 key indicators worthy of community focus. The children of Franklin County face a number of health risks. Understanding the facts is the first step in helping them reach their full potential. A few indicators are highlighted below. View the full report.
Community report indicators include:
Nationwide Children's Hospital Eating Disorders Program
In March 2009, the Section of Adolescent Health launched the multidisciplinary Nationwide Children’s Hospital Eating Disorders program, which provides eating disorder assessment and treatment services in the outpatient setting. The program includes staff in medicine, psychology, social work, nursing and nutrition, with additional linkages to occupational therapy, massage therapy and recreational therapy. The program emphasizes care for adolescents with eating disorders and includes younger children on a case-by-case basis. The team also provides inpatient care for those adolescents requiring medical stabilization.