The AMCHP Resource Library


The AMCHP Resource Library is your place to find resources covering all aspects of maternal and child health across all of our formats: infographics, toolkits, archived webinars, publications (including reports, fact sheets, and issue briefs), learning modules, videos and other multimedia. All materials in the library were produced by AMCHP (including materials created with partners).

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Promoting Workplace Breastfeeding Accommodations50943/22/2018 8:20:40 PM88 provisions from the Affordable Care Act, highlighting state work through the mini-grants from the funder, W.K. Kellogg Foundation.<a href="/Policy-Advocacy/health-reform/resources/Documents/Kellogg_WorkplaceBreastfeedingAccommodations.pdf" target="_blank">Kellogg_WorkplaceBreastfeedingAccommodations.pdf</a>2017
Increasing Access to Contraception 51083/29/2018 7:52:11 PM108 and UtilizationVulnerable PopulationsPublicationShows perspectives from public health agencies around increasing access of contraceptive methods with the primary goal of preventing unintended pregnancies to reduce the number of pregnancies affected by Zika virus infection.<a href="/programsandtopics/CYSHCN/projects/Documents/Increasing%20Access%20to%20Contraception%20in%20the%20Context%20of%20Zika%20Preparedness.pdf" target="_blank">Increasing%20Access%20to%20Contraception%20in%20the%20Context%20of%20Zika%20Preparedness.pdf </a>2017Reproductive/Sexual Health
Bright Futures: An Essential Resource for Advancing the Title V National Performance Measures42894/16/2018 3:47:36 PM19 issue brief provides an overview of the Bright Futures Guidlines and how the Guidelines correlate with the Title V National Performance Measures and can serve as an effective resource for state MCH programs. <a href="/Policy-Advocacy/health-reform/Documents/Bright%20Futures_Final%20Version%20_April2018.pdf"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icpdf.png" />Bright Futures_Final Version _April2018.pdf</a>2018Title V
Adolescent Well Visit Report212215/23/2018 1:53:23 PM47 and UtilizationMarketing/CommunicationsPublicationThis study identifies awareness, knowledge, barriers, and motivators around receiving adolescent well visits for both parents and adolescents.<a href="/programsandtopics/AdolescentHealth/Documents/Adolescent%20Well%20Visit%20Report_Iowa%20AYAH%20CoIIN.pdf" target="_blank">Adolescent%20Well%20Visit%20Report_Iowa%20AYAH%20CoIIN.pdf</a>Child and Adolescent Health
State sports tournament flyer 982665/16/2018 4:57:54 PM23 and UtilizationMarketing/CommunicationsOtherThe slogan on this poster was developed from focus groups conducted under the Iowa CoIIN. This poster was part of their promotional outreach at the state high school athletic tournaments.<a href="/programsandtopics/AdolescentHealth/Documents/State%20sports%20tournament%20flyer.jpg" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />State%20sports%20tournament%20flyer.jpg</a>Child and Adolescent Health
2018 AMCHP Annual Conference Hill Visit Report51283/29/2018 9:03:08 PM9 representation of meetings held with Members of Congress during the 2018 AMCHP Annual Conference.<a href="/Calendar/Conferences/amchp-conference/archive/2010Handouts/HillVisitReport.JPG" target="_blank">HillVisitReport.JPG</a>2018
Maternal and Child Health Timeline in the United States51263/23/2018 7:26:19 PM DevelopmentVideo/Other MultimediaA video showing the Maternal and Child Health timeline in the United States which debuted at the Association of Maternal & Child Health 2013 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.<a href="https&#58;//" target="_blank">watch</a>2013Workforce
State Emergency Planning and Preparedness Recommendations for MCH Populations52154/24/2018 4:00:27 PM developed this guide to ensure the needs of women and children are clearly addressed as part of state-wide emergency preparedness. <a href="/AboutAMCHP/Newsletters/Pulse/EPR/Documents/Report_2007%20State%20Emergency%20Planning%20and%20Preparedness%20Recommendations.pdf" target="_blank">Report_2007%20State%20Emergency%20Planning%20and%20Preparedness%20Recommendations.pdf</a>2007Title V
The Need for an MCH Focus in Emergency Plans52174/24/2018 4:02:28 PM panel of presenters shared recent experiences with Hurricanes Katrina and Rita and sparked a group discussion of emergency preparedness. This report shares the challenges, lessons learned and next steps in emergency preparedness identified by session participants.<a href="/AboutAMCHP/Newsletters/Pulse/EPR/Documents/Report_2006%20The%20Need%20for%20an%20MCH%20Focus%20in%20Emergency%20Plans.pdf" target="_blank">Report_2006%20The%20Need%20for%20an%20MCH%20Focus%20in%20Emergency%20Plans.pdf</a>2006Title V
Improving Continuity of Coverage & Care for Pregnant and Postpartum Women55333/28/2018 3:52:43 PM and UtilizationSystems-Level Policies and PracticesWebinarThis webinar explored ways to help women maintain insurance coverage during pregnancy and postpartum. The presentations cover the leading causes of pregnancy churn in the post-ACA insurance landscape, navigating coverage options and state action plans.<a href="/Policy-Advocacy/health-reform/Documents/FINAL%20Slide%20Deck%20AMCHP%20NIHCM%20to%20print.pdf" target="_blank">FINAL%20Slide%20Deck%20AMCHP%20NIHCM%20to%20print.pd</a>2015
Lifecourse indicators tool 770544/2/2018 6:20:05 PM Policies and PracticesAccess and UtilizationToolkitDescription of the 59 life course indicators by Category, Data Source, or Domain. Individual indicators are denoted by an ID number (e.g. LC-47) and include numerous details, such as a brief description, numerator, denominator, data source, similar measures in other indicator sets, and national comparison data, where appropriate. <a href="/programsandtopics/data-assessment/Pages/LifeCourseIndicators.aspx" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/ichtm.gif" />LifeCourseIndicators.aspx</a>2013Epidemiology & Evaluation
IM toolkit 770554/2/2018 6:24:16 PM Policies and PracticesAccess and UtilizationToolkitThe State Infant Mortality Collaborative (SIMC) was established in response to the 2002 increase in the infant mortality rate, as well as persistent racial and ethnic disparities in infant mortality rates. <a href="/programsandtopics/data-assessment/InfantMortalityToolkit/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/ichtm.gif" />default.aspx</a>2004Epidemiology & Evaluation
Roadmap of MCH Economic Analysis Resources770564/2/2018 6:26:16 PM Policies and PracticesAccess and UtilizationPublication This roadmap aims to increase the knowledge base of current materials available as economic analysis resources applicable to the field of MCH. <a href="/programsandtopics/data-assessment/Documents/Roadmap%20of%20Resources.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icpdf.png" />Roadmap%20of%20Resources.pdf</a>2014Epidemiology & Evaluation
Economic Analysis of LARC Programs770574/2/2018 6:27:35 PM Policies and PracticesAccess and UtilizationPublicationThis brief attempts to summarize the types of cost analyses, previous study methodology, and the important steps associated with evaluating LARC programs that demonstrate a valuable return on investment (ROI). <a href="/programsandtopics/data-assessment/Documents/LARCInvestment12-22-14_Final.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icpdf.png" />LARCInvestment12-22-14_Final.pdf</a>2014Epidemiology & Evaluation
MCH Epidemiology Methods and Practice Assessment Issue Brief (2014) 770584/2/2018 6:28:51 PM Policies and PracticesAccess and UtilizationPublicationThe Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP) and CityMatCH partnered with the MCH Epi Group to conduct an assessment of the experiences, methods, approaches, and resources that strengthen and support the work of maternal and child health (MCH) epidemiologists and the field of MCH epidemiology (MCH epi).<a href="/programsandtopics/data-assessment/Documents/MCH%20Epi%20Issue%20Brief%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icpdf.png" />MCH%20Epi%20Issue%20Brief%20FINAL.pdf</a>2014Epidemiology & Evaluation