Virginia The Maternal and Child Health Federal-State Partnership


 
The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) is authorized by Section 32.1-77 of the Code of Virginia to administer the Maternal and Child Health Services Block Grant. Within the department, the block grant is managed by the Office of Family Health Services. The services provided with this funding include preventive and primary care services for pregnant women and mothers, preventive and primary care services for infants, children and adolescents, and non-pregnant women of childbearing age. Services are also provided for children with special health care needs (CSHCN).
 
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% 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) 77.1% 80%
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) 42.4% 47%
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) 65.2% 68.5%
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) 67% 70%
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. 44.9% 52%
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. 77% 78.5%
The rate of birth (per 1,000) for teenagers aged 15 through 17 years. 10.3 9
Percent of third grade children who have received protective sealants on at least one permanent molar tooth. 73.6% 53%
The rate of deaths to children aged 14 years and younger caused by motor vehicle crashes per 100,000 children. 1.2 0.8
The percent of mothers who breastfeed their infants at 6 months of age. 48.2% 60%
Percentage of newborns who have been screened for hearing before hospital discharge. 98.0% 100%
Percent of children without health insurance. 8.4% 6%
Percentage of children, ages 2 to 5 years, receiving WIC services with a Body Mass Index (BMI) at or above the 85th percentile. 30.2% 25%
Percentage of women who smoke in the last three months of pregnancy. 5.2% 4%
The rate (per 100,000) of suicide deaths among youths aged 15 through 19. 8.4 5.5
Percent of very low birth weight infants delivered at facilities for high-risk deliveries and neonates. 85.8% 90%
Percent of infants born to pregnant women receiving prenatal care beginning in the first trimester. 86.0% 88.5%
Title V - Maternal Child Health National Outcome Measures State 2012 Results State 2017 Goal
The infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 6.5 6.2
The ratio of the black infant mortality rate to the white infant mortality rate. 2.8 1.3
The neonatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 4.4 4.1
The postneonatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 2.1 1
The perinatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths. 6 5
The child death rate per 100,000 children aged 1 through 14. 13.2 11.8
Title V - Maternal Child Health State Performance Measures State 2012 Results State 2017 Goal
Percent of infants born preterm (gestational age less than 37 weeks completed) 9.4% 9%
Percent of women ages 18-44 who report good/very good/excellent health. 88.4% 93.5%
Percent of 9th-12th graders who have ever been bullied on school property during the past 12 months. 22.0% 16%
The rate of childhood unintentional injury hospitalizations per 100,000 children ages 0-19. * 117.5
Percent of low income children (ages 0-5) with dental caries. 17.2% 16%
Percent of low income third grade children with dental caries. * 10%
Percent of women with a live birth who went to a dentist during pregnancy. * 55%
Percent of children eligible for WIC that are enrolled in WIC, ages 0 to 5. 76.5% 79.5%
Percent of eligible children in daycares that participate in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). 37.0% 50%
Percent of eligible children participating in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). 13.8% 16%
State Population: 8,185,867
Live Births: 102,648
  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 13,199  $3,408,949 15.6%
Infants < 1 year old 102,525  $961,523 4.4%
Children 1 to 22 years old 50,492  $6,105,178 27.9%
Children with Special Healthcare Needs 6,901  $8,979,016 41.1%
Others 54,607  $986,583 4.5%
Administration   $1,431,707 6.5%
Totals 227,724 $21,872,956 100%
 
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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.

3
 
 
 
FY 2012 Total: 18

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:

21,872,956

Other Maternal and Child Health Bureau Grant Programs:

6,440,975

Total Maternal Child Health Partnership Funds:

28,313,931

 
 

CONTACT INFORMATION

For More Information on Title V:

Title V Program:
Lauri Kalanges, MD, MPH
Acting Director, Office of Family Health Services
109 Governor Street, 7th Floor
Richmond, Virginia 23219
804-864-7170
804-864-7647
lauri.kalanges@vdh.virginia.gov
http://www.vdh.virginia.gov
 
Title V Program's Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs:
Sidnee' Dallas
CSHCN Program Manager
109 Governor Street, 8th Floor
Richmond, Virginia 23219
804-864-7716
804-864-7722
sidnee.dallas@vdh.virginia.gov
http://www.vdh.virginia.gov
 
State Family or Youth Leader:
 
No contact information provided
 
 

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
HEALTH, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Richmond, VA
$130,000
(EMSC Partnership Grants)

Healthy Start
 
ELIMINATING DISPARITIES IN PERINATAL HEALTH
RICHMOND, CITY OF
RICHMOND, VA
$900,000
(Healthy Start Initiative-Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities)
 
ELIMINATING DISPARITIES IN PERINATAL HEALTH
HEALTH, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
RICHMOND, VA
$1,050,000
(Healthy Start Initiative-Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities)

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  
HEALTH, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Richmond, VA
$6,295,506
(Affordable Care Act - Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program)

Title V - Special Projects of Regional and National Significance (SPRANS)
 
Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program
PEOPLE INCORPORATED OF VIRGINIA
Abingdon, VA
$43,745
(Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program)
 
STATE SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE (SSDI)
HEALTH, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
RICHMOND, VA
$74,835
(State Systems Development Initiative)
 
GENETICS SERVICES
HEALTH, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Richmond, VA
$299,898
(Sickle Cell Screening)
 
Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN
VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY
Richmond, VA
$95,700
(Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN)
 
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders Training Program
VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY
Richmond, VA
$476,523
(Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders Training Program)

Title V,Social Security Act
 
Alliance for Information on Maternal and Child Health Program
ASSOCIATION OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL HEALTH OFFICIALS, THE
Arlington, VA
$250,000
(Alliance for Information on Maternal and Child Health Program)

Traumatic Brain Injury
 
Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation
VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATIVE SERVICES
Henrico, VA
$250,000
(Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation)
 
Traumatic Brain Injury Protection and Advocacy
VIRGINIA OFFICE FOR PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY
Richmond, VA
$62,324
(TBI Protection & Advocacy)

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening
 
Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention
HEALTH, VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Richmond, VA
$279,000
(Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention)
 


* 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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