MATERNAL INFANT HEALTH PROGRAM
The Maternal Infant Health Program provides services to pregnant women and infants who are on Medicaid. Home visits for support, teaching and referral are available to help insure healthy mothers and babies.
- Public Health Nurse visits that include: health assessments, information about pregnancy & child care, referrals to childbirth education
- Social Work visits that include: an assessment of supports and resources, referrals to community services
- Registered Dietitian visits that include: nutrition assessments, coordination with WIC, & nutrition education.
For more information on how to take advantage of these resources, contact the Chippewa County Health Department Clinic at (906) 635-1566, choose option 1, and ask for an MIHP nurse!Michigan Department of Community Health Maternal Infant Health Information can be accessed by clicking on: http://www.michigan.gov/mihp