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Question: Which of the following statements best reflects trends in data regarding children placed in foster care?
growing number of chldren are being placed in out-of-home care
child welfare agencies are attempting to increase numbers of children placed with kinship providers
the average age of children being placed into out-of-home care is steadily increasing
Question: Which race is predominately represented in children placed in out-of-home care?
Question: What is the most reasonable explanation for developmental and cognitive delays that many foster youth experience?
pre-natal drug exposure
adverse childhood experiences, such as child maltreatment
they represent the child's reaction from being removed froom his/her family
Question: Which of these statements is true regarding medical and behavioral health needs of children in foster care?
children in foster care are sixteen times more likely to receive a psychiatric diagnosis than children not in foster care
half of children in foster care are considered medically "complex"or"fragile"
children in foster care should be considered "disabled" and resources provided accordingly
Objective Met:1. Contrast the unique medical and behavioral needs of children in foster care to children in traditional care.*
Objectives Met:2. Illustrate a care coordination model for children in foster care.*
Objectives Met:3. Evaluate specific quality metrics to improve care for children in foster care.*
New knowledge gained*
Pertinence to practice*
Quality of presentation*