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Transition Program

Yale Rheumatology Transition Program is a joint program between Yale Pediatric and Adult Rheumatology that is designed to facilitate the transition from pediatric to adult care for young adults with chronic rheumatic conditions. Clinicians in the Transition Program work with young adults to understand their goals and help them become knowledgeable and independent in their health care decision making. Dr. Vaidehi Chowdhary, directs the program and Jacinta Renaldi, RNP leads the Wellness Program and organizes groups meetings for young adults. The program is at the YNHH Interventional Immunology Center in North Haven.

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For Referring Physicians

New patients are seen on a referral basis only using the new patient referral form which should be faxed to 203-785-7053 or for patients who are currently seen within the Yale New Haven Health and its partner organizations, a referral must be entered into EPIC by choosing the YNH Arthritis & Rheumatology option.

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