West Virginia The Maternal and Child Health Federal-State Partnership


 
The Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health (OMCFH) is the agency in West Virginia State government which administers Title V. The OMCFH is located within the State's Bureau for Public Health. The Bureau's overall goal is to attain and maintain a healthier environment for West Virginians by placing special emphasis on community-based programming that facilitates an accessible service delivery system. In line with the Bureau for Public Health, the OMCFH provides operational guidance and support to providers throughout West Virginia to improve the health of families. In addition to providing funding support for actual service delivery, the OMCFH funds projects intended to develop new knowledge that will ultimately improve the service delivery of the health community. The OMCFH is comprised of multiple divisions, programs, and projects all designed to promote improved health care access and increased utilization of preventive care. OMCFH's organizational structure includes the Division of Women and Perinatal Services; Division of Infant, Child and Adolescent Health, including the CSHCN Program; and the Division of Research, Evaluation and Planning. Among the services included withing the OMCFH's administrative control are: the State's EPSDT Program; the State's perinatal program, Right From the Start, for indigent and uninsured women; the State's Early Intervention/Part C Program; a SPRANS grant focusing on early childhood; an SSDI Project focusing on integration of Program data; the Birth Defects Surviellanc System; the Newborn Metabolic and Hearing Screening Programs; and in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the State's Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Program as well as the State's Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Project and PRAMS, a surveillance system for pregnancy risk monitoring.
 
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) 72.0% 75%
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) 46.7% 50%
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) 62.0% 65%
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) 66.5% 67%
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. 41.6% 43%
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. 69.8% 70%
The rate of birth (per 1,000) for teenagers aged 15 through 17 years. 18.9 18
Percent of third grade children who have received protective sealants on at least one permanent molar tooth. 29.0% 30%
The rate of deaths to children aged 14 years and younger caused by motor vehicle crashes per 100,000 children. 2.5 2.5
The percent of mothers who breastfeed their infants at 6 months of age. 28.1% 29%
Percentage of newborns who have been screened for hearing before hospital discharge. 97.8% 98%
Percent of children without health insurance. 4.6% 4.5%
Percentage of children, ages 2 to 5 years, receiving WIC services with a Body Mass Index (BMI) at or above the 85th percentile. 23.2% 23%
Percentage of women who smoke in the last three months of pregnancy. 28.9% 28%
The rate (per 100,000) of suicide deaths among youths aged 15 through 19. 12.0 11
Percent of very low birth weight infants delivered at facilities for high-risk deliveries and neonates. 78.3% 79%
Percent of infants born to pregnant women receiving prenatal care beginning in the first trimester. 83.2% 84%
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
The ratio of the black infant mortality rate to the white infant mortality rate. 1.9 1.8
The neonatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 3.7 3.5
The postneonatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births. 2.7 2.5
The perinatal mortality rate per 1,000 live births plus fetal deaths. 8.4 8
The child death rate per 100,000 children aged 1 through 14. 16.5 16
Title V - Maternal Child Health State Performance Measures State 2012 Results State 2017 Goal
Decrease the percentage of pregnant women who smoke in the last three months of their pregnancy. 28.9% 28%
Increase the percentage of the state's children <18 who are Medicaid beneficiaries who have at least one preventive dental service in a 12-month period. 39.6% 40%
Decrease the rate of infant deaths due to SIDS/SUID. 117.4 117
Decrease the percentage of high school students in grades 9-12 who are overweight or obese. 30.6% 30%
Increase the percentage of high school students who participate in physical activity for at least 60 minutes a day, 3 days a week. 71.4% 72%
Decrease the percentage of high school students who smoke cigarettes daily. 12.0% 10%
Decrease the percentage of high school students who drink alcohol and drive. 6.7% 6%
Decrease the number of high school students who never or rarely wear a seatbelt when riding in a car driven by someone else. 13.8% 13%
State Population: 1,855,413
Live Births: 20,720
  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 20,959  $352,383 1.3%
Infants < 1 year old 20,571  $557,969 2%
Children 1 to 22 years old 469,520  $3,320,940 12%
Children with Special Healthcare Needs 64,625  $16,591,096 60.1%
Others 91,200  $5,931,331 21.5%
Administration   $836,734 3%
Totals 666,875 $27,590,453 100%
 
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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.

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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.

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

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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).

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

2
 
 
 
FY 2012 Total: 16

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:

27,590,453

Other Maternal and Child Health Bureau Grant Programs:

5,700,826

Total Maternal Child Health Partnership Funds:

33,291,279

 
 

CONTACT INFORMATION

For More Information on Title V:

Title V Program:
Anne Williams
OMCFH Director
350 Capitol St., Rm 427
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-5388
304-558-4984
anne.a.williams@wv.gov
 
Title V Program's Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs:
Christina Mullins
ICAH Director
350 Capitol St., Rm 427
Charleston, WV 25301
304-558-5388
304-558-4984
christina.r.mullins@wv.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 AND HUMAN RESOURCES, WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Charleston, WV
$130,000
(EMSC Partnership Grants)

Healthy Start
 
ELIMINATING DISPARITIES IN PERINATAL HEALTH
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH CORPORATION
Morgantown, WV
$700,000
(Healthy Start Initiative-Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities)

Research
 
MCH Research
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH CORPORATION
Morgantown, WV
$296,267
(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  
HEALTH AND HUMAN RESOURCES, WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Charleston, WV
$1,793,101
(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)
HEALTH AND HUMAN RESOURCES, WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Charleston, WV
$74,835
(State Systems Development Initiative)
 
Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN
WEST VIRGINIA PARENT TRAINING & INFO INC
Clarksburg, WV
$95,700
(Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN)
 
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders Training Program
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH CORPORATION
Morgantown, WV
$567,935
(Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disorders Training Program)

Traumatic Brain Injury
 
Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY
Morgantown, WV
$201,897
(Traumatic Brain Injury Implementation)
 
Traumatic Brain Injury Protection and Advocacy
WEST VIRGINIA ADVOCATES
Charleston, WV
$50,000
(TBI Protection & Advocacy)

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening
 
Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention
HEALTH AND HUMAN RESOURCES, WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF
Charleston, WV
$223,719
(Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention)
 


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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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