Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (ECCS CoIIN)
WHAT: A multiyear initiative to improve early childhood service systems in 12 states to increase age-appropriate developmental skills among 3-year-old children and reduce developmental disparities.
WHO: Community teams in 12 states, which will be comprised of community leaders, researchers, healthcare providers and family partners.
WHEN: August 2016 - August 2021
FUNDER: The Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) of the Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA) in the Department of Health and Human Services.
OUR ROLE: Lead the NICHQ Coordinating Center for ECCS CoIIN to support state teams through quality improvement and innovation, using collaboration and rapid cycle testing to create new approaches that will enhance early childhood systems.