Barriers:Not a barrierSomewhat a barrierMajor barrier
Lack of available family physicians, internal medicine physicians to care for older adolescents/young adults with special needs
Lack of available adult specialists to care for older adolescents/young adults with special needs
Adolescents/parents/pediatricians have developed an effective bond that is hard to break
Adolescents’ lack of knowledge about their own condition and/or skills to self-advocate at physician visits
Pediatric staff lack sufficient time to provide transition services
Pediatric staff lack skills in transition planning
Fragmentation of primary and specialty care in adult care
Lack of insurance reimbursement for transition services
Lack of knowledge about or linkages to community resources that support older adolescents/young adults