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Immunizations Family Planning WIC BCCCP

Immunizations

Clinics are held every Tuesday and Thursday by appointment. Late clinics are held on Tuesdays of each month by appointment.

Family Planning

The program is open to all women and men of childbearing age.

WIC

This program offers nutrition education and benefits.

Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program

Residing in our service area of Bay, Huron, Saginaw, Sanilac, St. Clair, and Tuscola Counties.

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Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP)

The Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP) is a Home Visiting program for pregnant women and infants with Medicaid insurance. MIHP provides support service to women and to parents so they have healthy pregnancies, good birth outcomes and healthy infants.

General Information

MIHP Service Includes:

Maternal and infant health and psychosocial assessment completed by nurse or social worker
Registered Nurse and Licensed Social Worker development of beneficiary care plans
Coordination of MIHP services with the beneficiary's medical care provider and Medicaid Health
    Plan who assist and supplement that care)
Registered Nurse, Licensed Social Worker, Registered Dietitian and Infant Mental Health Specialist
    home or office visits provided with interventions based on the beneficiary's plan of care
Transportation services arranged if needed
Referrals are made to local community services (e.g., mental health, substance abuse, domestic
    violence, basic needs assistance) as needed
Referral to local childbirth education or parenting classes
Help you get prenatal care
Answer questions about being pregnant
Answer questions about caring for your infant
Find resources to help you get food or a place to live
Help you learn about fixing and eating healthy foods
Educate you about health problems that could affect your pregnancy, such as diabetes, asthma, high
    blood pressure, depression or anxiety
Support you in changes that you decide to make to be healthy, such as quitting or cutting down on
    smoking, alcohol or drugs
Help if you're concerned about abuse/violence in your life
Answer questions about family planning (birth control)
Be there for you if problems come up

Description of Services

Professional visits will be provided in either the home or office. Based on the beneficiary's plan of care.

Hours of Service

Huron County Health Department is open Monday through Friday 8 to 4:30 p.m. (closed 12 to 1 p.m.)

Saturday appointments are available for home visits.

MIHP visits available by appointment.

Contact Information

(989) 269-3326 or (989) 269-3326

Eligibility and Cost

Pregnant women who are Medicaid or Healthy Kids (formerly Mich-Care) eligible may qualify for MIHP at any time during the pregnancy and may extend for an additional 60 days after delivery.  If you are underinsured, you may still be eligible for Medicaid or Healthy kids.

Coverage may begin as early as the infant's birth.

Additional Information

Go to the Michigan Department of Community Health web page at www.michigan.gov/mihp

Questions or want to apply for Medicaid? Call 1-800-642-3195 or go to www.mibridges.michigan.gov

Questions or want to apply for the Healthy Michigan Plan, call 1-855-789-5610 or go to www.healthymichiganplan.org

If you need further assistance, you may call the Department of Human Services at 989-269-9201.

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