General & Maternal Child Health
Title V Block Grant State Action Plan Tables Now Posted
The Maternal Child Health Bureau is pleased to announce that the Title V State Action Plan Tables, submitted by the state/jurisdictional Title V programs in their FY 2016 MCH Block Grant Applications/ FY 2014 Annual Reports, are now available. Although the complete Applications/Annual Reports will not be available for viewing in the TVIS until spring 2016, the State Action Plan Tables have been posted in interim to provide timely information on the MCH priority needs that were identified by states/jurisdiction in follow up to their five-year needs assessments. To view, click here.
Pregnancy in America: How Care Has Changed Since 1915
United Health Foundation's America's Health Rankings®, which measures states' health by looking at a variety of health indicators, released a blog post and infographic detailing the changes in pregnancy-related care since 1915 as part of its America's Health Rankings® Public Health Legacy campaign. The blog post, infographic and other resources relating to the campaign can be found here.