Designing California’s New Child Welfare Case Management System to Promote Care Coordination and Empower Youth
- provide a platform for direct communication across the care team;
- gather timely and complete information about a child in care; and
- provide secure access to select information about a child for purposes of care coordination and treatment.
The approach proposed in these recommendations advances the use of bi-directional, cross-sector data exchange in a manner that lines up with new federal Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System (CCWIS) rules.