Mid-Atlantic States

16 centers in Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia

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Mid-Atlantic States

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Regional Core Center

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Mid-Atlantic Region III Core Center for Federally Funded HTCs
3500 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 590-4493
www.chop.edu

Regional Leadership

Regional Director

Regina Butler, RN-BC
1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)
butler@email.chop.edu

Regional Administrator

Lisa Maiale-Howell, MSS, LCSW
1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)
howell@email.chop.edu

Background and Activities

As the regional core center for the Mid-Atlantic States region, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) oversees the services provided by HTCs in the region and collaborates with the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) and CDC to improve treatment and support for people with hemophilia and other bleeding and clotting disorders. Recent regional projects and accomplishments include developing several tools and resources to improve transition of care:

  • Transition surveys for hemophilia patient aged 12-18
  • A transition retreat for teens and parents
  • Transition guidelines for thrombosis patients
  • Transition guidelines for providers
  • Thrombosis transition of care survey
  • Tips for parents to encourage independent care
  • Curriculum for female relative outreach
  • A brochure about the benefits of the 340B Drug Pricing Program