Colorado The Maternal and Child Health Federal-State Partnership


 
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment administers the state Title V grant within the Prevention Services Division. Most of the programs associated with the Title V grant are housed in this Division that includes the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC); The Child and Adult Care Food Program house with WIC; the Health Services and Connections Branch (Family Planning, School-Based Health Centers); the Child, Youth and Family Branch (Early Childhood Systems Development, Adolescent Health Promotion, Children with Special Health Care Needs); the Injury, Suicide and Violence Prevention Branch; and the Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch.
 
MATERNAL & CHILD HEALTH (MCH) MEASURES
Title V - Maternal Child Health National Performance Measures State 2012 Results State 2017 Goal
The percent of screen positive newborns who received timely follow up to definitive diagnosis and clinical management for condition(s) mandated by their State-sponsored newborn screening programs. 100.0% 100%
The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 years whose families partner in decision making at all levels and are satisfied with the services they receive. (CSHCN survey) 66.5% 72%
The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 who receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home. (CSHCN Survey) 43.7% 49%
The percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 whose families have adequate private and/or public insurance to pay for the services they need. (CSHCN Survey) 49.9% 55%
Percent of children with special health care needs age 0 to 18 whose families report the community-based service systems are organized so they can use them easily. (CSHCN Survey) 60.1% 63%
The percentage of youth with special health care needs who received the services necessary to make transitions to all aspects of adult life, including adult health care, work, and independence. 42.1% 48%
Percent of 19 to 35 month olds who have received full schedule of age appropriate immunizations against Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Polio, Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Haemophilus Influenza, and Hepatitis B. 76.3% 80%
The rate of birth (per 1,000) for teenagers aged 15 through 17 years. 14.0 11.5
Percent of third grade children who have received protective sealants on at least one permanent molar tooth. 44.9% 51%
The rate of deaths to children aged 14 years and younger caused by motor vehicle crashes per 100,000 children. 2.1 1.5
The percent of mothers who breastfeed their infants at 6 months of age. 56.9% 62%
Percentage of newborns who have been screened for hearing before hospital discharge. 97.8% 98%
Percent of children without health insurance. 10.3% 8%
Percentage of children, ages 2 to 5 years, receiving WIC services with a Body Mass Index (BMI) at or above the 85th percentile. 22.9% 21.8%
Percentage of women who smoke in the last three months of pregnancy. 6.1% 5%
The rate (per 100,000) of suicide deaths among youths aged 15 through 19. 12.3 7
Percent of very low birth weight infants delivered at facilities for high-risk deliveries and neonates. 90.6% 92%
Percent of infants born to pregnant women receiving prenatal care beginning in the first trimester. 79.4% 82%
Title V - Maternal Child Health National Outcome Measures State 2012 Results State 2017 Goal
The infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 5.6 5.1
The ratio of the black infant mortality rate to the white infant mortality rate. 2.4 2
The neonatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 4.0 3.7
The postneonatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 1.6 1.4
The perinatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths. 6.3 6
The child death rate per 100,000 children aged 1 through 14. 14.9 13
Title V - Maternal Child Health State Performance Measures State 2012 Results State 2017 Goal
Percent of sexually active women and men ages 18-44 years using an effective method of birth control to prevent pregnancy. 61.8% 68%
Percent of live births to mothers who were overweight or obese based on BMI before pregnancy. 43.0% 40.5%
Percent of mothers reporting that a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talked with them about what to do if they felt depressed during pregnancy or after delivery. 76.6% 81%
Percent of parents asked by a health care provider to fill out a questionnaire about development, communication, or social behavior of their child ages 1 through 5. 53% 56%
Percent of Early Intervention Colorado referrals coming from targeted screening sources. 41.9% 48%
Percent of live births where mothers gained an appropriate amount of weight during pregnancy according to pre-pregnancy BMI. 33.2% 36%
Percent of parents reporting that their child (age 1 through 3) first went to the dentist by 12 months of age. 10.3% 15%
Percent of sexually active high school students using an effective method of birth control to prevent pregnancy. 29.1% 32%
Motor vehicle death rate for teens ages 15-19 years old. 10.3 9.7
The percent of group members that invest the right amount of time in the collaborative effort to build a youth system of services and supports. 75.0% 90%
State Population: 5,187,582
Live Births: 65,055
  Indicators for the annual reporting year may be unavailable or provisional at the time of reporting and may be updated or finalized throughout the year. Please contact the State for details about the indicator data.
 

TITLE V FEDERAL - STATE BLOCK GRANT EXPENDITURES

By Number of Individuals Served and Population Group
Populations Served Number of Individuals Served Expenditures FY 2012
Pregnant Women 64,207  $2,842,489 22.8%
Infants < 1 year old 61,557  $0 0%
Children 1 to 22 years old 1,346,340  $3,903,700 31.3%
Children with Special Healthcare Needs 169,056  $4,998,212 40.1%
Others $0 0%
Administration   $708,181 5.7%
Totals 1,641,160 $12,452,582 100%
 
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FAMILY PARTICIPATION IN CSHCN PROGRAM
 
Family members participate on advisory committee or task forces and are offering training, mentoring, and reimbursement, when appropriate.

3
 
 
Financial support (financial grants, technical assistance, travel, and child care) is offered for parent activities or parent groups.

3
 
 
Family members are involved in the Children with Special Health Care Needs elements of the MCH Block Grant Application process.

3
 
 
Family members are involved in service training of CSHCN staff and providers.

3
 
 
Family members hired as paid staff or consultants to the State CSHCN program (a family member is hired for his or her expertise as a family member).

3
 
 
Family members of diverse cultures are involved in all of the above activities.

2
 
 
 
FY 2012 Total: 17

Total Possible:

18
Scale:  0 = Not Met
1 = Partially Met
2 = Mostly Met
3 = Completely Met

 


MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH PARTNERSHIP FUNDS
FY 2012

Title V Federal-State Block Grant:

12,452,582

Other Maternal and Child Health Bureau Grant Programs:

7,370,743

Total Maternal Child Health Partnership Funds:

19,823,325

 
 

CONTACT INFORMATION

For More Information on Title V:

Title V Program:
Karen Trieweiler
Interim Division Director and Title V MCH Director
PSD-MCH-A4 4300 Charry Creerk Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
(303) 692-2481
(303) 782-5576
karen.trierweiler@state.co.us
www.mchcolorado.org
 
Title V Program's Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs:
Rachel Hutson
Children, Youth and Family Branch Director
PSD-MCH-A4 4300 Charry Creerk Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
(303) 692-2365
(303) 782-5576
rachel.hutson@state.co.us
 
State Family or Youth Leader:
Eileen Forlenza
Family Participation and Leadership Initiative Director
PSD-MCH-A4 4300 Charry Creerk Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
(303) 692-2794
(303) 782-5576
eileen.forlenza@state.co.us
 
 

FY 2012 TITLE V AND MCHB DISCRETIONARY GRANTS

Note: If the title of the grant is underlined in the list below, you can view a copy of the abstract for that grant by clicking on the title (hyperlink). If the title of grant is not underlined, no abstract is currently available.

Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC)
 
EMSC Partnership Grants
PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT, COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF
DENVER, CO
$41,594
(EMSC Partnership Grants)

Healthy Start
 
ELIMINATING DISPARITIES IN PERINATAL HEALTH
METRO COMMUNITY PROVIDER NETWORK, INC.
Englewood, CO
$700,000
(Healthy Start Initiative-Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities)

Pub. Law No. 109-416, S-843, Combating Autism Act of 2007
 

AUTISM SOCIETY OF COLORADO
Lakewood, CO
$300,000
(State Implementation Grants for Improving Services for Children and Youth with ASD)

Research
 
MCH Research
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$300,000
(MCH Research)
 
MCH Research
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$253,062
(MCH Research)

Social Security Act, Title V, amended by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
 
Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) competitive grant program  
PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT, COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF
DENVER, CO
$2,926,519
(Affordable Care Act - Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program)

Title V - Special Projects of Regional and National Significance (SPRANS)
 
STATE SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE (SSDI)
PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT, COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF
Denver, CO
$74,835
(State Systems Development Initiative)
 
Children's Oral Healthcare Access Program
SUMMIT COMMUNITY CARE CLINIC
Frisco, CO
$124,532
(Children's Oral Healthcare Access Program)
 
Children's Oral Healthcare Access Program
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$200,000
(Children's Oral Healthcare Access Program)
 
Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN
COLORADO NON PROFIT DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Denver, CO
$95,700
(Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN)
 
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders Training Program
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$552,500
(Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders Training Program)
 
Leadership Training in Nursing
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$171,103
(Leadership Training in Nursing)
 
Sickle Cell Treatment Demonstration Program
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$378,048
(Sickle Cell Treatment Demonstration Program)
 
MCH Coop. Agrs. - Child Care
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
Aurora, CO
$400,000
(MCH Coop. Agrs. - Child Care)

Title V,Social Security Act
 
Alliance for Information on Maternal and Child Health Program
NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF STATE LEGISLATURES
Denver, CO
$200,000
(Alliance for Information on Maternal and Child Health Program)
 
Alliance for Information on Maternal and Child Health Program
NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF STATE LEGISLATURES
Denver, CO
$250,000
(Alliance for Information on Maternal and Child Health Program)

Traumatic Brain Injury
 
Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation
HUMAN SERVICES, COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF
Denver, CO
$280,944
(Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation)
 
Traumatic Brain Injury Protection and Advocacy
CENTER FOR LEGAL ADVOCACY
DENVER, CO
$50,000
(TBI Protection & Advocacy)
 


* Data not available



Population Data: For the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico: Population estimates (July 1, 2012), U.S. Bureau of the Census, for the remaining seven jurisdictions: 2012 CIA World Factbook; Washington, DC. Live Births: National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 59, No. 3 (December 21, 2010), Centers for Disease Control. 2006 data for the Marshall Islands and Palau was retrieved from Pacific Regional Information System (PRISM). 2008 Live Birth data for Virgin Islands was obtained from the National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 59, No. 1 (December 8, 2010), Centers for Disease Control. 2005 Live Birth data was obtained directly from FM.

MCH Partnership Funds – FY 12: This MCH Partnership total includes other MCHB grant programs, which was collected from HRSA’s Electronic Handbook (EHB) System for Fiscal Year 2012.
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