Year: 2016

Breaking Barriers to Healthy Birth Spacing for All Families

(The information in this post is duplicated from the NICHQ website accessed 12/8/16.) Breaking Barriers to Healthy Birth Spacing for All Families Longer intervals between pregnancies are associated with healthier birth outcomes for moms and babies. The state of New

Say Ahhh! A Health Policy Blog from Georgetown University

Say Ahhh! A Health Policy Blog The Center for Children & Families (CCF), part of the Health Policy Institute at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University, is an independent, nonpartisan policy and research center with a mission

Volusia Parent and Flagler Parent Magazines

Volusia Parent and Flagler Parent Magazines Feature Healthy Start Volusia Parent Magazine and Flagler Parent Magazine, founded in 2007 and 2009 respectively, are premier family magazines. These FREE publications are valuable, one-stop parenting resources and one of the first places that

Medicad Coverage for Breast Pumps

Florida Medicaid Now Covering Breast Pumps The Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) recently announced that electric breast pumps will now be added to the Medicaid Durable Medical Equipment (DME) schedule as a covered benefit for new mothers. View the

Parent Partners in Quality Improvement

The following article is from the Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs Pulse Newsletter The original article can be found here By: Pattie Archuleta Family Health Information Center Project Coordinator and Medical Home Parent Partner Program Coordinator, Parents’ Place

National Fetal Infant Mortality Review Program (NFIMR)

(This information in this post is reproduced from the NFIMR website accessed 8/25/16.) National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review (NFIMR) The National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program (NFIMR) started in 1990 as a collaborative effort between the American College

Health News from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Looking for information to help you and your loved ones stay healthy? Check out healthfinder.gov! Healthfinder.gov is a federal government website managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Sponsored by the National Health Information Center in Washington,

The Children’s Movement of Florida: In the News

(The information in this post is duplicated from The Children’s Movement of Florida’s website accessed 8/11/16.) The Children’s Movement of Florida What is The Children’s Movement of Florida? Citizens who have set out to make Florida the best state in

The Baby Monitor: Zero to Three Policy and Advocacy News

(The information in this post is duplicated from the ZERO to THREE website accessed 8/11/16 and an original ZERO to THREE email communication received 6/28/16.) ZERO TO THREE Early connections last a lifetime Babies don’t have a voice, but you

Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs

Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP) The Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs is a national resource, partner and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth and