Iowa’s Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Annual Report, 2012

(2012) Iowa’s Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Annual Report, 2012. Public Health, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)


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Title V of the Social Security Act is the longest-standing public health legislation in American history. Enacted in 1935, Title V is a federal-state partnership that promotes and improves maternal and child health (MCH). According to each state’s unique needs, Title V supports a spectrum of services, from infrastructure building services like quality assurance and policy development, to gap-filling direct health care services. Title V resources are directed towards MCH priority populations: pregnant women, mothers, infants, women of reproductive years, children and adolescents and children and youth with special health care needs.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Iowa, Women, Materal and Child Health, Annual Report
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Healthcare
Social issues and programs > Children and youth
ID Code: 22991
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 07 Nov 2016 17:43
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2016 17:43