• English
    X

    Google Translate Disclaimer

    The Maryland Department of Information Technology (“DoIT”) offers translations of the content through Google Translate. Because Google Translate is an external website, DoIT does not control the quality or accuracy of translated content. All DoIT content is filtered through Google Translate which may result in unexpected and unpredictable degradation of portions of text, images and the general appearance on translated pages. Google Translate may maintain unique privacy and use policies. These policies are not controlled by DoIT and are not associated with DoIT’s privacy and use policies. After selecting a translation option, users will be notified that they are leaving DoIT’s website. Users should consult the original English content on DoIT’s website if there are any questions about the translated content.

    DoIT uses Google Translate to provide language translations of its content. Google Translate is a free, automated service that relies on data and technology to provide its translations. The Google Translate feature is provided for informational purposes only. Translations cannot be guaranteed as exact or without the inclusion of incorrect or inappropriate language. Google Translate is a third-party service and site users will be leaving DoIT to utilize translated content. As such, DoIT does not guarantee and does not accept responsibility for, the accuracy, reliability, or performance of this service nor the limitations provided by this service, such as the inability to translate specific files like PDFs and graphics (e.g. .jpgs, .gifs, etc.).

    DoIT provides Google Translate as an online tool for its users, but DoIT does not directly endorse the website or imply that it is the only solution available to users. All site visitors may choose to use alternate tools for their translation needs. Any individuals or parties that use DoIT content in translated form, whether by Google Translate or by any other translation services, do so at their own risk. DoIT is not liable for any loss or damages arising out of, or issues related to, the use of or reliance on translated content. DoIT assumes no liability for any site visitor’s activities in connection with use of the Google Translate functionality or content.

    The Google Translate service is a means by which DoIT offers translations of content and is meant solely for the convenience of non-English speaking users of the website. The translated content is provided directly and dynamically by Google; DoIT has no direct control over the translated content as it appears using this tool. Therefore, in all contexts, the English content, as directly provided by DoIT is to be held authoritative.

    Health Care Transition Resources in Maryland

      
    iTransition workshops: The iTransition Health Workshops are for youth and young adults with special health care needs or disabilities, their families, caregivers, and or providers to receive resources about the transition from child to adult health care.  The workshops include health care management skills, planning tools, and activities to support successful transition.  These workshops offer information that empower participants to use resources to make the health care transition process easier and less overwhelming.
     
    Transition Clinics: The Office for Genetics and Children with Special Health Care Needs (OGCSHCN) supports the operation of two pediatric-to-adult transition clinics at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. These clinics assist with planning the move from pediatric to adult specialists for young people with sickle cell disease and diabetes.  For more information, please contact us at 1-800-638-8864 or visit the Harriet Lane Clinic website.
     
    Transition Lecture Series: OGCSHCN supports a monthly Transition Lecture Series hosted by The Resource Network at the Kennedy Krieger Institute. These lectures are designed for young people with special health care needs, their families and providers, and cover a wide range of topics important for transitioning youth.  For more information, please call 1-800-390-3372.
     
    Additional Resources

     

    Other Health Care Transition Resources