General Maternal & Child Health
New State Based Resources Available on MIECHV
Looking for data on how home visiting is making a difference in your state? The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) recently released state fact sheets highlighting how the MIECHV program is helping at-risk families in each state, including home visits made, parents, children and communities served and evidence-based models used. To find your state fact sheet, click here. If you would like national program data, HRSA also released an issue brief detailing national program data and information, which can be accessed here.
New MCHB Resource on ACA Opportunities for Title V
Funded by the Maternal Child Health Bureau (MCHB) and developed by ABT Associates and the National Academy for State Health Policy, the Peer-to-Peer Technical Assistance for State Title V (MCH) Programs on Implementation of the Affordable Care Act Toolkit identifies opportunities created by the Affordable Care Act to improve the health of America's children and families. The toolkit provides information, examples and additional resources to promote understanding of the health reform changes affecting your state and identify key implications for your program's roles, and provides links to resources to help address questions that every MCH/CYSHCN program needs to consider as the Affordable Care Act is implemented. To view the toolkit, click here.