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MIHP Bi-Weekly Updates

MIHP Updates

  • May 2024

    May 20, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Vaccine Education – Translated Materials
    • Count The Kicks
    • PSI MI Day at the Capitol
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MDHHS encourages hepatitis B and hepatitis C testing during pregnancy as part of Hepatitis Awareness Month
    • Infant Safe Sleep 101
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Innovative MDHHS project to keep families together expands to 11 additional Michigan counties
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Biweekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    May 6, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Inclusive Insights
    • Home Visiting Conference Registration Now Open
    • Maternal Infant Health Summit Registration is Now Open!
    • Grief and Bereavement Resources Website
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Biweekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    April 2024

    April 22, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Reminder! April COP
    • Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H5N1) Virus: Identification of Human Infection and Recommendations for Investigations and Response
    • Infant Product Recalled
    • Increase in Global and Domestic Measles Cases and Outbreaks: Ensure Children in the United States and Those Traveling Internationally 6 Months and Older are Current on MMR Vaccination
    • Reminder: Breastfeeding for Professionals Working with Families Course
    • Preventing ACEs Plan of Care Monthly Support Session
    • SAVE THE DATE: Virtual Resource Fair May 7, 2024
    • ACIP RSV IMMUNIZATION SEASONAL RECOMMENDATIONS
    • April 22-26 is National Infant Immunization Week!
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Biweekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    April 8, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Mark Your Calendar! April COP
    • MIHP Beneficiary Transfers
    • Inclusive Insights: Celebrate Black Maternal Health Week 
    • Family Photo Opportunity
    • Institute for the Advancement of Family Support Professionals Training Webpage Updates
    • CPSC Issues Warnings on Two Infant Products
    • CDC Respiratory Virus Recommendations Updated
    • Save the Date: MI Home Visiting Conference
    • Easy to Read Schedules (Parent-friendly Schedules) Now Available and CIIW Recording
    • Preventing ACEs Plan of Care Monthly Support Session
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MDHHS We Treat Hep C Initiative results in more than 5,000 Medicaid beneficiaries being treated to date
    • Updated Guidance: Interim Clinical Considerations for Use of COVID-19 Vaccines
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Biweekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    March 2024

    March 25, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Inclusive Insights – A New MDHHS MIHP Monthly Awareness Initiative
    • MIHP Beneficiary Transfers
    • What is 988 and how does it work?
    • Attention All Providers: Professional Connect Call: MC3 Program, March 26, 2024
    • raining Available: Mandated Reporters
    • SUID Prevention Program Learning Community Registration Open! Enroll by April 1, 2024
    • MDHHS reports first influenza-associated pediatric death in Michigan this season
    • 2024 Maternal Infant Health Summit
    • Free Implicit Bias Training – Virtual Workshop
    • Community Influencer Program Opportunity
    • Updated Guidance: Interim Clinical Considerations for Use of COVID-19 Vaccines
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Biweekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    March 11, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Reminder! March COP Webinar
    • Answers to Immunizations COP
    • Home Visiting Applied Research Collaborative
    • MDHHS Press Release: Healthy Eating Habits
    • Free Webinar - Measles: A Discussion on Risk in the U.S. and Outbreaks in the U.K
    • FDA Alert on Cinnamon Products with Elevated Levels of Lead
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Biweekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    February 2024

    February 26, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • Internet Browser Information
    • Meet the Team: Dipita Das
    • MIHP Consultation and Support
    • Telehealth Service Clarification
    • Bereavement Training Course Now Available
    • DC:0-5 Training for Michigan Professionals
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    February 12, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE: 

    • COP Webinar Reminder
    • Updated Email for Training Module T.A.
    • PACE Training Resources
    • Home Visiting Substance Use Training
    • Doula Initiative Continuing Ed. Opportunities
    • Current Issues in Immunizations Webinar
    • RSV Web Resources
    • Press Release: New Gun Safety Laws
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    January 2024

    January 29, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Mark Your Calendar! February COP Webinar
    • CDC Recommended Immunization Schedule
    • Transforming Maternal Health (Tamah) Model
    • Seasonal Administration of Maternal RSV Vaccine
    • V-Safe Registration for COVID-19 Vaccines
    • News from the Institute for the Advancement of Family Support Professionals
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     January 16, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIChild and MIHP Eligibility
    • PACE Plan of Care 2 Webinar
    • Record Keeping Reminder
    • Mileage Reimbursement Rate Change
    • Family Stories of Sleep-Related Loss
    • Michigan Health Endowment Fund Grant Opportunities
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     January 2, 2024

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Mark Your Calendar: January COP
    • Clarification: First Contact with Beneficiary
    • I VACCINATE Partner Newsletter
    • January is SDOH Month!
    • FDA Infant Formula Recall Notice
    • Safe Kids Product Recalls
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holiday
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
  • December 2023

    December 18, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • 2024 COP Schedule through March
    • Hold the Date Reminder: PACES Plan of Care 2 Statewide Rollout
    • General MIHP Communication Reminder
    • IT Reminder: Checking for Prior Enrollment
    • Spanish Home Visiting Modules Now Available
    • I VACCINATE Partner Newsletter
    • Safe Use of Nursing Pillows
    • Kratom 101 Training Opportunity
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    November 2023

    November 20, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Correction to Breastfeeding Training Course Requirements
    • Holiday Travel Reminders
    • 2024 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • 2024 Recommended Immunization Schedules Now LIVE - 11/16/2023
    • Creating an Inclusive, Sensory-Friendly Vaccination Experience
    • MHEF Call for Proposals
    • November Awareness Months & Holidays for Cause
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    November 6, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Children’s Product Safety Guide with Visuals
    • Pregnancy+ App
    • November 2023 COP Reminder
    • 2024 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MDHHS reminds Michigan residents to take steps to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Governor Whitmer, MDHHS celebrate Family Caregiver Month
    • November Awareness Months & Holidays for Cause
    • November Is National Native American Heritage Month
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    October 2023

    October 23, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Exception Requests and Form Available
    • 2023 Home Visiting Yearbook Available
    • MDHHS Launches New Statewide Action Plan to Improve Birth Equity
    • MDHHS recommends residents get vaccinated for flu, COVID-19 and RSV to prepare for respiratory illness season
    • Immunization Recommendations During Pregnancy Webinar
    • Infant Safe Sleep Month Virtual 5K Your Way
    • October Awareness Months & Holidays for Cause
    • Spirit Day
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    October 9, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Mark Your Calendar: October COP Webinar
    • Save the Date: May Coordinator Training 2024
    • “Holding” Families in MIHP Database
    • Updated MDHHS Family Planning Brochures
    • MDHHS Launches New Statewide Action Plan to Improve Birth Equity
    • Infant Safe Sleep Month
    • Perinatal Mini Series on Trauma Informed Care
    • Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (PACE)
    • Registration is OPEN! Nov. 2-3, 2023 - Explorations in Development virtual training
    • October Awareness Months & Holidays for Cause 
    • BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 2023
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
       

    September 2023

    September 29, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Immunization Training Course Launches
    • Reminder: September COP Webinar
    • Training Opportunity for Infant Mental Health Professionals
    • Michigan Opioid Collaborative Resource Page
    • Current Issues in Immunization Webinar Series
    • Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (PACE)
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • September Awareness Months & Holidays for Cause 
    • National Hispanic Heritage Month Friday, Sep 15 – Sunday, Oct 15
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
       

    September 11, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Meet The Team: Kelsey Cleveland
    • MDHHS Documentation Requirement Reminder 
    • Mark Your Calendar: September COP Webinar
    • New! Online Breastfeeding Course
    • Infant Products Recalled
    • Preparing for the Upcoming Respiratory Virus Season: Recommendations for Influenza, COVID-19, and RSV Vaccines for Older Adults
    • National Hispanic Heritage Month Social Media Immunizations Toolkit
    • Webinar Recording Available: Birth Trauma and Maternal Mental Health
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • September Awareness Months & Holidays for Cause 
    • World Suicide Prevention Day 2023
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
       

    August 2023

    August 28, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Retirement Announcement from Suzette
    • Mistreatment During Maternity Care
    • National Home Visiting Summit Call for Proposal
    • Early Bird Registration
    • Parenting Websites, Google, Bing Searches- How to Decipher if the Information is Credible
    • Breastfeeding Basics
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • August Awareness Months & Holidays for Causes
    • August 28th: March on Washington 60th Anniversary
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    August 14, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Farewell from Chelsea Low Darling
    • Mark Your Calendar: August COP Webinar
    • Reminder: MDHHS CHW Policy Public Comment Opportunity
    • Adjusted Professional Visit Progress Notes
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Governor Whitmer declares August as Breastfeeding Month
    • Back to School Checklist: Vaccinations Up to Date
    • Maternal Health Equity and Well-being Learning Series
    • National Breastfeeding Month Events and Learning Opportunities
    • Infant Safe Sleep Brochure - Language Translations Available
    • RSV Prevention in Infants
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • August: Awareness Months & Holidays for Causes
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    July 2023

    July 31, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • HARC Membership Opportunity
    • Delay in Immunization Training Course
    • Counterfeit and Fake Car Seats
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MDHHS extends MI Safe School Indoor Air Ventilation program with free air purifiers for K-12 schools
    • August is National Breastfeeding Month
    • August is Immunization Awareness Month
    • NEW Webinar: "Fatherhood Empowerment: Beneficial for Everyone"
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • August: Awareness Months & Holidays for Causes
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    July 17, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Logo Update
    • MIHP Visit Location Documentation
    • Transition Report
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Mosquitos positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis found in Bay County; Michiganders should take precautions to prevent mosquito bites
    • Gearing Up for National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)
    • Digital Storytelling Workshop Deadline Extended
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month 2023
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    July 3, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Home Visiting Survey: Help Inform a Resource Tool for Families
    • Maternal Health Digital Storytelling: An Opportunity for Families
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Michigan families urged to check air quality, take other precautions to protect health and safety
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MDHHS seeks participants for community influencer program to inform Social Determinants of Health Strategy
    • Guidance on Measles during the Summer Travel Season
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar: "Human Milk and Cannabis Series"
    • HRSA Celebrates the National Maternal Mental Health Hotline’s First Anniversary
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • July Celebrations and Awareness Causes
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    June 2023

    June 20, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • June 2023 COP Reminder
    • Delay in Immunization Training Module
    • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MDHHS lauds U.S. Supreme Court decision that preserves rights of American Indian Tribal families
    • Governor Whitmer Signs Bipartisan CROWN Act to End Hair Discrimination
    • COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity Project Conversation
    • CHW Expansion Opportunity
    • REGION V PUBLIC HEALTH TRAINING CENTER: June Update: Enroll in Our Updated Course on Addressing Human Trafficking!
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • June Celebrations and Awareness Causes
    • Juneteenth
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    June 5, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Operations Guide Updated
    • Income guidelines for WIC program increased; additional Michigan families may qualify
    • May Coordinator Meeting Q & A – THANK YOU!
    • MIHP Telehealth Q & A for Providers
    • June Community of Practice Reminder
    • LGBTQIA+ Training for Healthcare Professionals
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • June Celebrations and Awareness Causes
    • June is Pride Month
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    May 2023

    May 22, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Updated Op Guide and Telehealth Guidance
    • Reminder: Pregnancy+ App
    • “Parents Partnering for Change” Training
    • Public Comment Invited: Title V Block Grant Application
    • Webinar - Beyond the ABCs: Inclusive Infant Safe Sleep Education for Indigenous Families
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar
    • Opioid Use Disorder Webinar Opportunity
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • May Is Mental Health Awareness Month, AAPI Heritage Month and Jewish American Heritage Month
    • Mental Health Awareness Month shines spotlight on available resources
    • 5 Facts To Know About AAPI Heritage Month History
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    May 8, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Advisory Group: Plan of Care 2 Revisions
    • MIHP Database: Helpful Hints
    • The State of Children’s Health in the U.S.
    • 2023 Maternal Infant Health Summit Featured Speakers
    • Creating Safe Sleeping Environments While Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding
    • Federal Effective Communication Requirements for Providers
    • MDHHS Announces Updates to COVID-19 Vaccines 
    • COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) End Outreach Resource Videos
    • MDHHS Pilots CHW Program at COVID-19 Neighborhood Testing Sites 
    • Updates to COVID Vaccines
    • Fathers with NICU Experience Needed
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • May Is Mental Health Awareness Month
    • CELEBRATING AMERICA'S MORE THAN 4 MILLION REGISTERED NURSES
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    April 2023

    April 24, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Directory Audit Form--Additional Clarification
    • Cycle 9 Certification Reviews
    • New Resource Available – Residential Wells
    • Free Webinar Series: Maternal Health Equity and Well-being
    • Count the Kicks Introducing: New Web-based Kick Counter!
    • Children Trust Michigan Seeks Proposals
    • From MDHHS: How to Stay Healthy This Tick Season
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • April Is National Minority Health Month
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    April 10, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • April Community of Practice Webinar Canceled
    • MIHP Supports Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI)
    • It is Black Maternal Health Week!
    • Spotlight on Breastfeeding Education Resources
    • COVID-19 Workshop Series – Improving COVID-19 Vaccination Rates for Children under 5
    • “Parents Partnering for Change” Training
    • Safe Sleep Resources by County Webpage
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • April is National Arab American Heritage Month
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    March 2023

    March 27, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Promotional TikTok Video
    • Proposed Medicaid Policy Public Comment Review
    • Navigating Healthcare Children's Waiver Program Webinar
    • Oral Health Resources for Families
    • Child Development Training for Home Visitors
    • Essentials of Home Visiting Webinar Series
    • Current Issues in Immunization Webinar Series
    • MDHHS recognizes benefits of having a family physician during Family Medicine Week
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Women's History Month
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    March 13, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Preparing for the End of the Public Health Emergency
    • Introducing "Just Baby: A Safe Sleep Lullaby"
    • Spring is Near, but the Flu is Still Here!
    • Breastfeeding Education Resources
    • Mental Health and Wellbeing for Mothers
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Women's History Month
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    February 2023

    February 27, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • New Pregnancy Support App Announced
    • Translated Education Packets Available
    • Website Update, New Promotional Resources
    • Michigan WIC transitions back to Similac brand formulas March 1
    • Black History Month 2023: NICHQ Celebrates Black Health and Resistance
    • MDHHS launches hotline for seasonal farmworkers to get bilingual information about COVID vaccines, other health matters
    • Michigan Breastfeeding Network Webinar
    • Join Us for Mother Infant Health & Equity Collaborative Meetings
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    February 13, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • MIHP Regional Provider Network Meetings
    • Reminder: February COP Webinar
    • Local Leadership Groups
    • Black History Month Resources
    • HV and Parent Engagement Opportunity
    • Breastfeeding Education Resources
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

     

    January 2023

    January 30, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Contact Log Requirements
    • Mark Your Calendar: February COP Webinar
    • February is Heart Awareness Month
    • Navigating Michigan’s Child Welfare System
    • Training Opportunities for Providers
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    January 17, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Meet the Team: Alissa Borowiak
    • Welcome New MIHP agency!
    • Infant Products Recalled
    • Support for Pregnant People with Breast Cancer
    • New MDHHS "Eat Safe Fish" Guidelines
    • Cervical Cancer Awareness Month Screening Reminder
    • EHDI National Conference Parent Scholarship
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory

    January 3, 2023

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

    • Virtual Consultation Requests
    • Mark Your Calendar! January COP
    • Doula Registry Applications Being Accepted
    • Freedom From Smoking - Virtual Program
    • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
    • Previously Released MIHP Updates
    • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
    • MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • December 2022

      December 19, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Health Plan HV Referral Policy Comments Due
      • Medicaid Coverage of Doula Services
      • Updated Booster for Infants and Young Children
      • Infant Safe Sleep Brochure - New Language Translations Available
      • MSU Extension January Offerings
      • Perinatal and Early Childhood Oral Health Training
      • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
         

      December 6, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Welcome New MIHP Provider!
      • MHEF Awards Announced
      • New Resource on Child and Teen Vaccines
      • New ACEs Infographic
      • Free Virtual Baby Showers
      • Centering Maternal Health in Storytelling Efforts
      • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      November 2022

      November 21, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Infant Footed Pajamas Recall
      • COVID-Associated Hospitalizations of Infants
      • COVID-19 and Pregnancy
      • Listeria Outbreak Linked to Enoki Mushrooms
      • Count the Kicks
      • New Study Shows Benefits of Flu Vaccination During Pregnancy
      • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      November 7, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • CC360 Q&A Document Available
      • Translated Family Information Sheets Available
      • Pediatrics and Pregnancy Vaccine Updates
      • November is National Diabetes Month
      • Upcoming State of Michigan (SOM) Holidays
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications Coordinator Directory

      October 2022

      October 24, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • MIHP Policy Exceptions
      • October is Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month
      • Additional Safe Sleep Awareness Resources
      • New COVID-19 Vaccine Videos Featuring Michigan Families
      • CDC Monkeypox Webinar
      • Closing out Celebrate Babies Week!
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      October 10, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Risk Identifier Billing Clarification
      • Updated MIHP Overview Training Module
      • Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month
      • Monkeypox Update
      • Flu Vaccine Resources – Pregnancy and Infancy
      • Webinar on Postpartum Psychosis
      • Behavioral Health Training Opportunities
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      September 2022

      September 26, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Reminder! COP Webinar on Tuesday
      • CareConnect360 Demo Sessions This Week!
      • New: Quality Assessment Resources for MIHP Providers
      • Opportunity to Customize the MIHP Family Information Sheet
      • IT Update - Required Training Modules Hosted by The Institute
      • MDHHS Press Release
      • October is Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month & SIDS Awareness Month
      • COVID-19 Vaccination Rates for Michigan’s Youngest Children
      • September is Sickle Cell and Infant Mortality Awareness Month
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      September 12, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Updated COVID-19 Booster Vaccine
      • September is National Recovery Month
      • Michigan Breastfeeding Network Webinar
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      August 2022

      August 29, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • AAP Webinar Recording Now Available
      • Michigan Home Visiting Initiative
      • Reminder: Home Visiting Provider Session
      • Infant Product Recalled
      • USDA Extends Infant Formula Waivers
      • Infant Safe Sleep Brochure - New Language Translations Available
      • Lead Prevention Resources for Refugee and Immigrant Families
      • New Infographic - Understanding & Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences
      • New Virtual Training! Harm Reduction: Responding to the Needs of Individuals and Communities
      • Webinar: The Benefits of Maternal Immunization
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      August 15, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Reminder: August COP Webinar
      • Clarification from August 1st Bi-Weekly Update
      • Personnel Roster Reminder
      • Advisory Group Update
      • Nursing and Social Work Continuing Education
      • MDHHS Press Release: Free COVID-19 Tests
      • Vaccine Communication Module
      • August is Breastfeeding Month
      • Media Campaign Launch
      • Career Opportunity: Home Visiting Consultant
      • Home Visiting Provider Session
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      August 1, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Meet The Team: Meagan Chuey
      • Car Seat Recall Information
      • August is Immunization Awareness Month
      • August 2022 is Home Visiting Month!
      • New and Updated MIHP Information Sheets
      • New MDHHS Monkeypox Website
      • Mini-Grant for Printing and Shipping Vaccine Resources
      • Virtual Baby Safety Fair
      • Breastfeeding Webinars and More
      • Reflective Supervision and Consultation Training
      • Webinar Recording: The Importance of Educating Fathers on Child Birth and Safe Sleep
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      July 2022

      July 18, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Updated MIHP Education Packet
      • SIDS Awareness Month Webinar
      • Infant Safe Sleep Educational Opportunities
      • Position Filled: Public Health Community Liaison
      • MDHHS Press Release: Free COVID19 Tests for At-Risk Communities
      • MDHHS Press Release: 988 Crisis Line
      • IT Update - Required Training Modules Hosted by The Institute
      • MIHP Provider Feedback Requested
      • Pregnancy Testimonial Video – COVID-19 Vaccination
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      July 5, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • MIHP Email Alert Has a New Name!
      • Required Training Course IT Issues Resolved
      • Resource Spotlight: Home Visitor Safety
      • Trauma Informed Home Visitor Training
      • Do Children Need to be Vaccinated Against COVID-19?
      • Healthy Native Babies Project - Webinar Series
      • COVID-19 Pregnancy & Breastfeeding, Fatherhood Infographics in Spanish
      • Know Your Rights: Reproductive Health Care
      • Affordable Connectivity Program
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      June 2022

      June 21, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Meet The Team: Maria Garcia
      • Infant Product Recalled
      • Fisher-Price Infant/Toddler Rocker Notice
      • Addressing Food Insecurity in an Urban Area
      • Drinking Water & Resources for Families
      • Think Babies Michigan Opportunities
      • Order FREE CDC Immunization Schedules
      • World Sickle Cell Day Resources
      • Supplemental Motivational Interviewing Training
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      June 6, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • MIHP Consultation and Support
      • COVID-19 Vaccine Updates
      • Cycle 9 Clarification for MCIR-Related Requirements
      • Cycle 9 Progress Note
      • Mark Your Calendar! June COP Webinar
      • ZERO TO THREE Fellowship - Call for Applications 2022-2024
      • HRSA/MCHB Information for Families During the Formula Shortage
      • Reminder! Summer 2022 Virtual Baby Fair
      • KFF Report on Misinformation About COVID and Pregnancy
      • Upcoming Workshop: Suicide Prevention in Indigenous Communities
      • Webinar - The Importance of Educating Fathers on Child Birth and Safe Sleep
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      May 2022

      May 23, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Mark Your Calendar! June COP Webinar
      • May 2022 Coordinator Meeting
      • All Providers: Recordkeeping Reminder
      • Responsive Partnership Toolkit
      • Infant Formula Shortage
      • Diabetes During Pregnancy
      • HRSA Launches Maternal Mental Health Hotline
      • Safe Infant Sleep Baby Registry Guide
      • Summer 2022 Virtual Baby Fair
      • New CDC Study Underscores Burden of Influenza on Children
      • Title V Block Grant Application Public Comment
      • Holding Space after Buffalo New York
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      May 9, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Meet The Team - Adrianna High
      • Final Reminder! May Coordinator Meeting
      •  Home Visiting Model Consultant Position
      • May is PMAD Awareness Month
      • AAP Releases New Videos Answering Parents’ Questions about Childhood Vaccines
      • Updated Blood Lead Levels and MIHP MCIR Companion Guide
      • Secondhand and Thirdhand Smoke
      • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Michigan releases 2022 Eat Safe Fish Guides to help residents learn about and plan for local fish consumption
      • Webinar: Addressing Maternal Health in a Time of COVID-19
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      April 2022

      April 25, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • 2022 MIHP May Coordinator Meeting
      • Open Summary Error Message
      • MIHP Public Health Community Liaison Position
      • MDHHS New Website Launch
      • Proposed Medicaid Policy 2210-Doula
      • CMS Approves Michigan’s Extension of Medicaid & CHIP Coverage for 12 Months After Pregnancy
      • National Infant Immunization Week
      • April is Autism Acceptance Month
      • NOW AVAILABLE: "Honoring Indigenous Parenthood from Conception through Postpartum"
      • Opportunity for Case Management Conference and Continuing Nurse Education
      • Previously Released MIHP Updates
      • Bi-Weekly Update Topic Submission
      • MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory

      April 11, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Public Health Week Acknowledgement
      • Feedback Opportunity
      • Infant Product Recalled
      • Risk Identifier Requirements Before Billing or Providing MIHP Services
      • MIHP to Launch New Website
      • Changes to COP Webinars
      • Reminder: Maternal Infant Health Summit Registration is Open!
      • More Fruits and Vegetables Available for WIC Families
      • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
      • Black Maternal Health Week (BMHW)
      • National Minority Health Month
      • Treating Chronic Hypertension in Early Pregnancy Benefits Parents, Babies
      • Yes, It’s Still Flu Season, and Disparities are Evident
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

      March 2022

      March 28, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Protected Health Information (PHI)
      • MIHP Cycle 9 Guidance Update
      • CDC Foundation Launches New “Live to the Beat” Campaign
      • CDC Milestone Updates
      • Webinar: Understanding and Responding Effectively to Vaccine Hesitancy
      • One Little Girl’s Death and Michigan’s Falling Childhood Vaccination Rates
      • Polio Risk, Ukraine, and Immunization
      • National Poison Prevention Week 2022
      • Lead Poisoning Prevention – MDHHS Modules Available
      • Ukrainian/Russian Refugees and IECMH Needs
      • Michigan Breastfeeding Network Webinar
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

      March 14, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • REMINDER! COP Webinar
      • REMINDER 2! May Coordinator Meeting
      • Medicaid bulletin, HASA 22-03
      • Free Webinar: COVID-19 and Pregnancy
      • Early Elective Delivery - Having the Conversation! 
      • Father Engagement Conference
      • Early Childhood Mental Health Assessment Learning Collaborative Recruitment
      • New ACOG Resources Promoting COVID-19 Vaccine
      • Additional COVID-19 Resources
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

      February 2022

      February 28, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • MDHHS Press Release on Heart Health Awareness Month
      • 2022 CDC Recommended Immunization Schedules
      • Equity, Vaccine Hesitancy, and the COVID-19 Vaccine
      • Black History Month: Honoring the Legacy of Black Health Professionals and Scholars
      • March 4th is International HPV Awareness Day
      • Maternal Infant Health Summit 2022 - Exhibitor & Sponsor Opportunity
      • NOW AVAILABLE! "Human Lactation and Mental Health: Best Practices" webinar
      • Michigan Breastfeeding Network is Hiring!
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

      February 14, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • RELEASE: Gov. Whitmer and Lt. Governor Gilchrist Celebrate Black History Month
      • February is Black History Month 
      • Infant Safe Sleep Policy Project
      • Save the Date: Maternal Infant Health Summit
      • Hear Her Campaign
      • NIH-funded study suggests COVID-19 increases risk of pregnancy complications
      • RECORDING AVAILABLE: Hearing Native Mothers: A Tribal Discussion on Supporting Maternal Health
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

      January 2022

      January 31, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Meet the Team - Chelsea Low Darling 
      • MIHP May 2022 Coordinator Training
      • Personnel Roster Clarification - Date of 1st Independent Home Visit 
      • Waiver Staff Application Instructions - License Number Submission 
      • Webinar and Dialogue with Experts Series: Improving Outcomes for Families Affected by Prenatal Alcohol Exposure Confirmation
      • Perinatal Cannabis Use in the Era of Increasing Legalization: Considerations for State MCH Programs - AMCHP
      • Virtual Baby Safety Fair - Winter & Indoor Safety
      • Parent Opportunity: MIHP Representation Needed
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

      January 18, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Welcome Back, Chelsea and Maria!
      • MIH Specialist Position Opening
      • Public Access to Immunization Records
      • Vaccine Hesitancy & Motivational Interviewing
      • 2022 New Webinar Training Schedule
      • January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month
      • Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative Opportunity - Deadline Extended
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates 

      January 3, 2022

      INSIDE THIS ISSUE

      • Meet the Team: Maria McGinnis
      • Seeking Comments: Cycle 9 Draft Operations Guide and Revised Forms
      • Birth Defects Awareness Month
      • MI-AIMH Executive Director Opening
      • Link to MDHHS Publications
      • Coordinator Directory
      • Topic Submission
      • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates
  • December 2021

    December 27, 2021

    • There is no Weekly Update for the week of December 27, 2021

    December 20, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MDHHS Holiday Schedule and Weekly Update Changes
    • Statement on Infant Formula Shortage
    • Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative Opportunity
    • MIHP Consultant Position Posted
    • Infant Crier Fall 2021 Edition
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    December 13, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Lunch and Learn Study Group 
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • U.S. Surgeon General Town Hall
    • Upcoming State of Michigan Holidays
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    December 6, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • AMCHP Perinatal Cannabis Report
    • Nine Ways to Add Self-Care Into Your Holiday Season
    • HRSA "We Can Do This" Campaign
    • Tis the Season To Be Surveyed
    • Upcoming State of Michigan Holidays
    • MIH Summit Call for Presentations
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    November 2021

    November 29, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Third Hand Smoke Webinar Available
    • National Influenza Vaccination Week
    • Smoking and Safe Sleep Bulletin Board
    • Free Smoking Cessation Webinars
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 22, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • "Warning" Message in MIHP Application 
    • Meet The Team: Arielle Moore
    • MIHP Agency Survey
    • Social-Emotional Development Wheels
    • MIH Summit Call for Presentations
    • Safe Sleep Holiday Travel Reminders
    • More Fruits and Vegetables Available for WIC Families
    • Thanksgiving Office Closure
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 15, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Website Language Updates
    • MIHP Agency Directory Issue
    • Remember! COP Webinar This Week
    • Diabetes Awareness Month
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 8, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Covid 19 Toolkit for Pregnant People and New Parents
    • Virtual Baby Fair
    • CDC Toolkit for Pregnant People
    • Parent/Family Committee Representation Opportunity
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 1, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Required Training Outlook for 2022
    • Internet Browser Information
    • Which Infant Products to Use?
    • Opioid Settlement Funds Survey
    • AG Nessel Press Release on Toxic Metals in Baby Food
    • November COP Webinar Reminder
    • Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    October 2021

    October 25, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Delayed Weekly Update Distribution
    • Meet The Team: Connie Frantz
    • Safe Sleep Awareness Month: Week 4
    • MDHHS Urges Getting Flu Vaccine
    • Impact of Climate Change on Health
    • 2020 Home Visiting Report Available
    • New Feature: Link to Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 18, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder: November COP Webinar
    • Social Media's Impact on Mental Health
    • Celebrate Babies Week
    • ASQ Online System Demonstration
    • MIHEIP - Year Two Highlights
    • New Feature: Link to MDHHS Publications
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 11, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder-Free Birth and Baby Class
    • Safe Sleep Awareness Month: Week 2
    • RSV Awareness Month 
    • Rural Child Care Innovation Program
    • Focus on Fathers
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 4, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • CDC Booster Shot Recommendation
    • Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month
    • Temporary Update to Waiver Staff Training Requirement
    • DC: 0-5 Webinar Opportunity
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    September 2021

    September 27, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Hispanics and Health Care Coverage
    • Infant Product Recall!
    • Hospital and Healthcare Guide
    • State of Michigan Alerts and Newsletters 
    • MIHP Consultant Job Posting
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    September 20, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Free Birth and Baby Classes
    • Temporary Update to Required MIHP Training
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • New Resource-TANF
    • Child Tax Credit Resources
    • Free Safe Sleep Training
    • Announcing Keynote Presenters for the 2022 MI-AIMH Biennial Conference
    • State of Oral Health Disparities 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    September 13, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder! COP Webinar
    • Adult ACEs Infographic
    • Press Release: Adult Access to Immunization Records
    • National Sickle Cell Awareness Month
    • Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenting Program (MI-APPP)
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    September 7, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Meet the Team: Cherie Ross
    • National Recovery Month
    • Job Opening-Data and Policy Fellow
    • VIRTUAL YouTHRIVE Teen Parent Summit 9/13-9/17
    • Pregnancy and Breastfeeding with Hepatitis C: What You Need to Know
    • Gov. Whitmer Proclaims September as Hispanic Heritage Month
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    August 2021

    August 30, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Meet the Team-and a Farewell!
    • IT Hint: Open Summary Error Message
    • Children's Trust Fund Survey
    • Quality Corner: Understanding ACEs
    • Coming Soon - Call for Workshops and Student Posters for the 2022 MI-AIMH Biennial Conference
    • Health Equity Summit: Registration Now Open
    • Happy Labor Day!
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 23, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New MIHP Manager! 
    • Black Breastfeeding Week 
    • Immunization Awareness Month 
    • Detroit Safe Sleep Walk- N- Rally 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission 
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 16, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COVID Vaccination During Pregnancy
    • Safe Sleep Training Save the Date
    • National Breastfeeding Month
    • MI-AIMH Biennial Conference
    • Free Text Messaging Service
    • H.O.P.E. Trainings from ECIC 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 9, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • WIC Formula Change Effective Nov. 1
    • National Breastfeeding Month Resources
    • Presenters Needed for Infant Safe Sleep Webinar
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • Dental Therapy Licensing Rules
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 2, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month!
    • Assistance with Rent and Utilities
    • Virtual Fatherhood Conference 
    • Join the Planning for Celebrate Babies Week! Oct. 18-22, 2021
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    July 2021

    July 26, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Navigation Program
    • Virtual Reflective Practice Symposium
    • Summer Sprint to Coverage Campaign
    • July 28th is World Hepatitis Day
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    July 19, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Supporting Fathers
    • Hepatitis C Testing and Training 
    • Grief and Bereavement Resources
    • Meet the Team: Suzette Burkitt-Wesolek
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    July 12, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • REMINDER! COP Webinar on July 14
    • MIHP Services Exception Requests
    • Agency Directory Contact Information
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • MDHHS Health Equity Position Open
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    July 6, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Exception Requests for MCIR Uploads
    • Infant Product Recalled
    • Early On Program Eligibility
    • July is Healthy Vision Month 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    June 2021

    June 28, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Mark Your Calendar - Case Management Conference 
    • "Hear Her" Campaign Resources 
    • Free Child Care To Get Vaccinated
    • July is Healthy Vision Month
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 21, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MCIR Record Requirements
    • COVID-19 Vaccines and Racial and Ethnic Minority Populations
    • PRAMS Data Article
    • Webinar: Substance Use Disorder and Pregnancy
    • Virtual Baby Fair Registration
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 14, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New Federal Safety Standard for Infant Sleep Products 
    • Infant Products Recalled 
    • Opportunity to Participate in Stress During Pregnancy Study
    • June is Men's Health Month
    • Supporting Parents in Getting Pediatric Vaccinations
    • COVID-19 Vaccines and Racial and Ethnic Minority Populations
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 7, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • NIH Director's Blog: COVID Vaccines Safe for Pregnant Women
    • June is Pride Month
    • Substance Use Disorder and Pregnancy Webinar
    • June: Father's Day
    • 2021 Texas Fatherhood Summit
    • Meet the Team: Dan Thompson
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 1, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • 2021 Home Visiting Conference 
    • Clarification on PVPN Telehealth Entry 
    • Children's Trust Fund Opportunity 
    • HRSA Maternal Health Webinar Series 
    • Safe Sleep Tips en Español 
    • 2021 Endorsement® Spring Newsletter! 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission 
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    May 2021

    May 24, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Telehealth Guidance Update 
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • ZERO TO THREE Newsletter
    • Webinar Opportunities: COVID-19 Vaccines and Women
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 17, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Revised Telehealth Claim Submission
    • Mental Health Awareness Month
    • COVID Vaccination in Pregnancy Study
    • ASQ-3 and ASQ:SE-2 Screening by Other Entities
    • Emergency Broadband Benefit
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 10, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Coordinator Meeting Follow-up
    • National Women's Health Week
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • The Child Tax Credit
    • Michigan Infant Mortality Lowest in Recorded History
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 3, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Internet Browser Information 
    • Mental Health Awareness Month 
    • Free Cancer and Health Screening 
    • Michigan Breastfeeding Plan 
    • Save the Date: Annual Capital Climb 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission 
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    April 2021

    April 26, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: Billing Audits 
    • May Coordinator Meeting Reminder
    • Child Abuse Prevention Month
    • Developmental Risk on IDS
    • The "Absent Black Father" Myth
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 19, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: SEI Visit Coding
    • Asian American and Pacific Islander Health
    • Reminder: Reproductive Health Learning Sessions
    • Sleep-Related Infant Deaths Among Minorities
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 12, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder! Coordinator Meeting Registration Deadline Approaching
    • Required Training for MIHP
    • Celebrate Black Maternal Health Week
    • CDC Eviction Moratorium Extension 
    • Infant Safe Sleep Resources
    • Reducing the Risk of Heavy Metal Ingestion in Infants
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 5, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • National Minority Health Month 2021
    • Reminder: Registration Open for MIHP Coordinator Meeting
    • MIHP Website Additions
    • EmbraceRace Webinar Opportunity
    • Think Babies Michigan Survey
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    March 2021

    March 29, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COP Survey Reminder
    • Clarification: New MDS and IDS Fields
    • MI Health Alert Network: Delta-8-THC
    • COVID Vaccine Information for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • PMAD Livestream Event
    • Virtual Parent Support Groups 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 22, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Michigan Breastfeeding Plan Workgroup Opportunity
    • MDS and IDS Additions Coming
    • Bedtime Routines to Promote Infant Safe Sleep
    • New! Spanish and Arabic Language Documents Posted
    • Call for Proposals: MIBFN Racial Equity COVID-19 Fund
    • Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
    • ACEs Prevention Survey
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 15, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: Changes in Cycle 8
    • Safety Plans Required for Interpersonal Violence History
    • Accessing the MIHP application in MILogin
    • IT Hint: Open Summary Error Message 
    • National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - March 20
    • Post-Partum Survey Opportunity 
    • MI-AIMH Implicit Bias Webinar
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 8, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: Changes in Cycle 8
    • CHAMPS 101 Webinar Series
    • Reproductive Health Listening Sessions!
    • 2021 Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - March 10th
    • MIHP Manager Position Posted
    • COP Webinar Reminder
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 1, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: Changes in Cycle 8
    • COP Webinar Reminder
    • Correction to the February 22nd Weekly Update
    • Black Maternal Health Virtual Conference
    • EmbraceRace: Teaching and Talking to Kids About Race
    • Intersectionality While Working on Diversity and Inclusion
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    February 2021

    February 22, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: Changes in Cycle 8
    • MI Bridges Partner Survey
    • Celebrating Black History Month: News Moms Need!
    • Mark Your Calendar: March Community of Practice Webinar
    • COVID-19 Vaccine Resources
    • Think Babies Michigan Launch
    • Call for Proposals: Michigan Premier Public Health Conference
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 16, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner: Changes in Cycle 8
    • Hypertension and COVID-19 Awareness
    • National WIC Association Report
    • Home Visiting Conference Call for Presentations Deadline Extended
    • Infant Safe Sleep Video Series
    • Webinar and Infographic: The Legacy of Racism & COVID-19
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 8, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Gov. Whitmer and Lt. Gov. Gilchrist Recognize Black History Month 
    • Black History Month Social Media and Outreach Toolkit
    • Quality Corner: Changes in Cycle 8
    • January COP Webinar Now Available
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 1, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Infant Referrals in the MIHP Application
    • New Form for Agency Information Updates
    • February "Essentials of Home Visiting" Webinars
    • February is Heart Awareness Month
    • Concept Paper: "The Power of Fathers"
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    January 2021

    January 25, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Clarification: Adding a POC 2 
    • MIH Summit Call for Proposals 
    • HUD "Find Shelter" Tool Introduced 
    • Opioid Use Disorder Toolkit 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission 
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 19, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • National Day of Racial Healing
    • Exception Request Deadline
    • Revisions to Contact Log Instructions
    • Michigan Tobacco Quitline Reminder
    • Community of Practice Survey
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 11, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Community of Practice Webinar Reminder
    • Additional Information on Exception Requests
    • Stress and Depression Risk Referrals
    • Reminder: Safe Sleep and Choking
    • MC3 Perinatal Informational Sessions
    • Building Resilience Webinar 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission
    • Previously Released MIHP Weekly Updates

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 4, 2021

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Mark Your Calendar: 2021 MIHP Agency Coordinator Meeting
    • Essentials of Home Visiting Webinars
    • MI Bridges Referral Partner Reminder
    • USDA Dietary Guidelines 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

  • December 2020

    December 21, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COVID-19 Vaccination Priorities
    • Michigan Maternal Mortality Review Committee: Membership Opportunity
    • Infant Product Recall
    • MI-AIMH Membership Renewal
    • January is Birth Defects Prevention Month
    • MI-AIMH Training Opportunity
    • Vaccines and Safe Sleep
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    December 14, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • January COP Webinar-Mark Your Calendar! 
    • Second Call: Provider Telehealth Survey 
    • Reminder-Public Comment Sought on Michigan Breastfeeding Plan 
    • Maternal Infant Health, Safe Sleep Action Committee 
    • Safe Sleep Communications Toolkit 
    • Reminder--Stay Well Campaign 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    December 7, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • IMPORTANT! MIHP Agency Provider Survey on Telehealth
    • WIC Program Breastfeeding Information
    • Reminder! Virtual Baby Fair
    • Maternal Infant Health Summit Recorded Sessions
    • Resources for Providers and Families from ECIC
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    November 2020

    November 30, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • CHAMPS Webinar Series FAQs
    • World AIDS Day and National Influenza Vaccination Week
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 23, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Personnel Roster Update: Waiver Staff
    • Family Engagement and Focus Group Recruitment
    • Diabetes Awareness Month
    • FAQs--MI Bridges Referrals to MIHP
    • Holiday Office Closures
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 16, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar
    • Native American Heritage Month
    • Michigan State Health Assessment
    • Prematurity Awareness Month
    • MDHHS Virtual Baby Fair
    • Fall 2020 Infant Crier 
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 9, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Southeast Michigan MIHP Participant Survey Brief Released
    • Office of Women's Health Breastfeeding Guide
    • MIHP Correspondence Issues
    • Webinar: Antiracist Policy and Advocating for America's Children
    • The Video Call Signal That Protects Domestic Violence Survivors
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Link for Updating Email Addresses
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    November 2, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Certification Review Information
    • Certification Specifications Guidance
    • Webinar: Engagement Strategies for Practitioners and Families
    • MIHEC Meeting
    • Maternal Infant Health Action Committees
    • Webinar Opportunities: Safe Delivery Program and Adoption
    • Link for Updating Email Addresses
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    October 2020

    October 26, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Updated MIHP Guidance and Resources
    • Staff Training Completion Forms
    • Prenatal-to-Three Policy Initiative: Parent and Provider Opportunity
    • Infant Safe Sleep/SIDS Awareness Month
    • Supportive Groups for Home Visitors
    • Baby Steps Newsletter
    • Link for Updating Email Addresses
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 19, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Urgent! Call for Parent Representatives for HV Advisory Committee
    • MI Bridges Referrals to MIHP
    • PMAD Online Support Groups available
    • Speaking Up and Speaking Out
    • Neighborhood COVID-19 Testing Sites
    • Supportive Groups for Home Visitors
    • Celebrate Babies Week
    • Link for Updating Email Addresses
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 12, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Guidelines for Submission of Paper Charts for Certification Review
    • Interventions Completed During the Risk Assessment Visit
    • CPSC Warning on Nursing Pillows for Sleep
    • Celebrate Babies Week
    • Parenting Awareness Michigan Conference
    • Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month
    • Link for Updating Email Addresses
    • Topic Submission
    • Coordinator Directory

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 5, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Infant Safe Sleep Month/SIDS Awareness Month
    • Required MIHP Training Update
    • Michigan's Safe Delivery Program
    • 2020 MIH Virtual Summit Recordings
    • Link for Updating Email Addresses
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    September 2020

    September 28, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Clarification on Email Verification 
    • Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month! 
    • Home Visiting Conference Recordings 
    • MIHEIP Year One Highlights - 2020 
    • Racial Equity Leaders Cohort 
    • "Learn the Signs. Act Early." Ambassador Program 
    • Updates from Our Maternal Infant Health Partners and Programs 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    September 21, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder to Verify Email Addresses
    • Safety Plan/Action Plan Documentation
    • Racial Equity Leaders Cohort Opportunity
    • National Child Passenger Safety Week
    • Parenting in Context Webinars
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    September 14, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Home Visiting Advisory Committee Parent Representative Opportunity
    • Eviction Diversion Program
    • Save These Dates: Celebrate Babies Week!
    • The Importance of Perinatal and Infant Oral Health
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    September 8, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Training
    • MILogin FTP Site Maintenance
    • Michigan Launches Black Breastfeeding Collaborative
    • Sickle Cell Awareness Month and Hispanic Heritage Month
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    August 2020

    August 31, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and Newborn Screening Month!
    • Changes to Achieve OnDemand Training Modules
    • Michigan Regional Perinatal Quality Collaboratives
    • Healthy People 2030 Plan Released
    • APHA Report on Health & Housing Equity
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 24, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New Infant Safe Sleep Materials 
    • PSI Training in Grand Rapids 
    • Infant Mental Health Practice Core Competency Training Series 
    • CDC "Hear Her" Campaign 
    • CHAMPS 101 Training 
    • Coordinator Directory 
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 17, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Mother Infant Health & Equity Collaborative (MIHEC) Meeting
    • 2-1-1 Update
    • August is Child Support Month in Michigan
    • Black Breastfeeding Week & Breastfeeding Awareness Month
    • Gov. Whitmer declares August Breastfeeding Awareness Month
    • August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)!
    • Coordinator Directory
    • Topic Submission

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 10, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • POC 2 Clarification 
    • Save the Date: September Community of Practice Webinar 
    • CDC Million Hearts Initiative: Partner Activation Toolkit 
    • MI Breastfeeding Network: Breastfeeding Awareness Month Resources 
    • CDC Webinar: Reducing Polysubstance Abuse in Pregnancy 
    • NICHQ: Practical Opportunities to Reduce Sleep-Related Infant Deaths 
    • CDC Milestone Tracker 
    • Infant Safe Sleep Training Opportunity

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 3, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Cycle 8 Certification Specifications Update
    • HV Conference Model Day Q&A
    • AAP Updated Guidance for COVID-19
    • Smoking and COVID-19
    • National Breastfeeding Month
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    • Achieve OnDemand Webinars
    • Coordinator Directory

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    July 2020

    July 27, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Updates and Reminders
    • Billable vs. Non-Billable PVPN
    • Medicaid provider updates
    • 30th Anniversary of the ADA
    • National Immunizations Awareness Month
    • 2020 Michigan Hospital & Healthcare Guide

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    July 20, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Required MIHP Provider Training
    • Infant/Toddler Webinar Series Recording Available
    • Pregnant Moms Need Protection Too!
    • Detroit Health Department Weekly Teleconference
    • Racism's Impact on Maternal and Child Health
    • Registration Reminder: 2020 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • Strolling Thunder Virtual Voices
    • Clarification on Governor's Guidelines on Resuming In-Person Visits
    • CDC Webinar: Promising Practices in Health Equity

    ATTACHMENTS

    Home-based early childhood services - Revised - 07.15.2020

    July 13, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Governor's Advisory Group Guidelines
    • Reminder: Community of Practice Webinar, July 14th
    • Child Trends Annual "State of Babies Yearbook 2020"
    • Date Correction-Achieve OnDemand Webinars
    • Improving Equity Across Michigan's Health Care System

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    July 6, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Cycle 7-8 Certification and Documentation Crosswalk
    • Mark Your Calendar! July Community of Practice Webinar
    • AHRQ Postpartum mental health challenge
    • Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI)
    • Join the P3 Policy Movement
    • Omitted Responses on ASQs
    • Upcoming Conference Reminders-Registration Now Open
    • Role of the MDHHS Office of Inspector General

    ATTACHMENTS

    Cycle 7-8 Certification and Documentation Crosswalk

     

    June 2020

    June 29, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Website Updates
    • Breastfeeding Education Webinar
    • Dads Help Baby Sleep Safe Too
    • Infographic: Seven Strategies for Conducting Virtual Visits
    • MI AIM Handbook

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 22, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Certification Review Delay
    • Overview of the MIHP Training Course
    • Pregnancy and Birth Complications in Deaf and Hard of Hearing Women
    • Infant/Toddler Webinar Series
    • Approved Mobile Application for MIHP beneficiaries
    • Father's Day Resources!
    • HIV-Related Changes in Michigan's Public Health Code

    ATTACHMENTS

    June 15, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Administrative Updates
    • Black Mothers' Breastfeeding 2019 Annual Report
    • Maternal Infant Health Summit Registration Now Open
    • Public Comment Invited on Title V Block Grant Application
    • State Health Assessment Survey
    • Infant Safe Sleep Webinar
    • Update on ECIC Parent and Provider Webinars

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 8, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Administrative Updates
    • Achieve OnDemand Webinars
    • Maternal Infant Health Summit Rescheduled
    • Men's Health Month
    • Parenting Tips for Dads During the COVID-19 Crisis
    • Michigan Breastfeeding Network Webinar
    • Training Opportunities from ECIC
    • ACEs Prevention Webinar
    • MIHP Services Exception

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    June 1, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Cycle 8 Forms
    • Safe Sleep Resources
    • New Resource! Providing RSC via Distance Technology
    • The Link Between Marijuana Use and COVID-19 Outcomes
    • Home Visiting During COVID-19: Survey Results
    • MDHHS "STAY WELL" Website Updated with New Resources

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    May 2020

    May 26, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • ASQ Companion Guide
    • Recording for the 2020 MIHP May Coordinator Meeting
    • Personnel Rosters-Reminder
    • Certified Lactation Counselor Training
    • 2-1-1 Update
    • Discharge Summary Samples Posted on Website
    • New Resources on Breastfeeding and Pregnancy During COVID-19
    • Update to COVID-19 Provider Guidance on MIHP Website

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 18, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Temporary Changes for State of Michigan and MIHP Staff
    • CDC: Updated Resources for Communities on COVID-19
    • Updated Infant Safe Sleep Resources

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 11, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Coordinator Meeting "Practice" Webinar
    • Resources for Mental Health Awareness Month
      • Capital Steps PMAD Event
      • Coronavirus Mental Health Resources from MDHHS
      • NICHQ Social Media Resources
      • Crisis Text Line for Mental Health Support
    • Update: May 21st MIHEC Meeting

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 4, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • March of Dimes Supportive Pregnancy Virtual Groups
    • MI-AIMH Webinar: "When It's Not a Perfect Pregnancy"
    • IECMHC and Children's Equity Project: Webinar Series
    • Register Today: Achieve OnDemand Webinars
    • Reminder! MIHP May Coordinator Webinar Registration

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    April 2020

    April 27, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Rapid Response Virtual Home Visiting Project
    • Caring for a New Baby during the Pandemic
    • From the CDC: Maintaining Childhood Immunizations During the Pandemic
    • FREE On-demand Webinars from the Michigan Breastfeeding Network
    • How to Protect Babies During the Pandemic

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 20, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COVID-19 UPDATES!
    • April Achieve OnDemand Complimentary Webinar
    • May Coordinator Meeting
    • NICHQ National Minority Health Month Webinars
    • From our WIC Partners: Operations Continue Amid Pandemic
    • Certification Review Process Changes Due to COVID-19 State of Emergency
    • Acceptable Alternatives to Secure Fax Transmission for Beneficiary Transfers

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 13, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COVID-19 UPDATES!
    • REMINDER! Black Maternal Health Week 2020 is April 11th - April 17th
    • Planning Ahead for Infant Safe Sleep
    • Approved mobile application

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 6, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COVID-19 UPDATES!
    • Required Training Documentation
    • Getting Pregnant (or not) During Coronavirus
    • Register Today: Achieve OnDemand Webinars
    • Cycle 8 Form Implementation Guidance
    • Mark Your Calendar! May Coordinator Webinar

    ATTACHMENTS

     

    March 2020

    March 30, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • COVID-19 UPDATES!
    • Required Training Documentation
    • Telehealth Service in Infant Mental Health Home Visiting
    • Using Social Media to Raise Awareness About Infant Safe Sleep
    • What to Know About Coronavirus and Pregnancy

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 23, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • CORONAVIRUS UPDATES!
    • Request for Information on Shortages in MIHP Communities
    • MDHHS MIHP Statement on Product Endorsement
    • Required Training for MIHP Staff
    • Governor Whitmer's "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Press Conference

    ATTACHMENTS

    March 16, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • IMPORTANT! COVID-19 UPDATES
    • #BMHW20: "Centering Black Mamas: The Right to Live & Thrive"
    • Request for Information: Maternal/Infant Health Care in Rural Communities

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 9, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder! Bi-Monthly Community of Practice Webinar
    • Get the Story on the Coronavirus Crisis
    • Entering Risk Identifiers
    • Transfers and discharges
    • Coronavirus (COVID-19)-State of Michigan Response
    • Mileage Reimbursement Adjustment for Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 2, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Update on MIHP Policy and Procedure Revisions
    • Protocol Approval Deadline Extension
    • Register Today: Achieve OnDemand Webinars
    • Information on COVID-19 from CDC
    • Clarification on AAP Statement on Bedsharing
    • Maternal Child Health Workgroup March Meeting-MHPs Only

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    February 2020

    February 24, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Required Training Update
    • Electronic Health Record Survey
    • Family Medicine Week in Michigan: February 23 - 29
    • American Academy of Pediatrics Statement on Bedsharing
    • LAST CALL! IHP Case Management Seminar Registration

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 14, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • IT Alert! MIHP Application Deployment
    • Electronic Health Record Survey
    • Browser Recommendation for MIHP Application
    • Webinar - Cannabis Use: Implications for Pregnancy and Beyond
    • MI-AIM Three-Part Training Series
    • Printing Maternal and Infant Discharge Summaries
    • Reminder - Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 10, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • IT ALERT! MIHP Application Deployment
    • Protocol Revision Update
    • Achieve OnDemand Upcoming Webinars
    • Sleep Baby Safe and Snug Book
    • Article: Myths, Facts and Postpartum Depression
    • Final Medicaid Bulletin on CPT and Procedure Code Updates
    • Webinar: Strategies for Combating Racism in Health Systems
    • Reminder! Institute for Health Policy Case Management Seminar
    • Recommended Immunization Schedule for Children and Adolescents
    • Michigan Maternal Mortality Surveillance (MMMS) - Data Update
    • Childbirth Education Class Offered

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    January 2020

    January 31, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • IMPORTANT! Weekly Update Schedule Change 
    • Update: Required MIHP Training
    • Advanced Training Opportunity: Infant Safe Sleep 
    • Black Maternal Health Week 2020 Webinar 
    • February is American Hearth Month
    • Clarification-New Professional Visit Progress Notes 
    • Inclined Sleeper Recalls
    • State of the State Address Highlights Maternal & Infant Health

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 24, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Certification Cycle 8 Update
    • Protocol Revision Update
    • CPT Codes 96167 and 96168 
    • Health Plan Updates
    • MIHP Regional Coordinator Meetings
    • Save The Date! 2020 Michigan Home Visiting Conference

    ATTACHMENTS

    January 17, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Weekly Update Distribution Problems
    • MIHP Bi-Monthly Community of Practice Webinars
    • January is Cervical Health Awareness Month
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar
    • Institute for Health Policy Case Management Conference
    • Registration Now Open for the 2020 Maternal Infant Health Summit
    • 2020 Michigan Home Visiting Conference - Call for Presentation
    • Medicaid Health Plan Contact Information
    • Corrected Dates for Detroit Resident Resource Flyer

    ATTACHMENTS

    January 10, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Bi-Monthly Community of Practice Webinar Reminder 
    • Cycle 8 Protocol Review Update
    • City of Detroit Residents Resources 
    • New! Searchable Agency Map by County
    • National Day of Racial Healing:  January 21st

    ATTACHMENTS

    January 3, 2020

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Additional information on MHP Communication Requirement
    • Updated Professional Visit Progress Notes and POC 1 Available!
    • Cycle 8 Protocols
    • New Interactive Safe Sleep Resource

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

  • December 2019

    December 27, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Change in MHP Communication Requirement
    • New SAMHSA Publication on Use of Marijuana
    • 2020 Maternal Infant Health Summit
    • MDHHS Newborn Screening Roadmap

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    December 20, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • IMPORTANT! MIHP PROCESS CHANGES
    • SCRIPT (Smoking Cessation and Reduction in Pregnancy Treatment) Available in the City of Detroit
    • Follow Up On EHDI Presentation at MCH Workgroup Meeting
    • January 2020 Maternal Infant Health Program Related Code Changes
    • Birth Defects Prevention Month Promotional Toolkit

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    December 13, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • The Impact of Institutional Racism on Maternal and Child Health
    • 2020 Mother Infant Health and Equity Collaborative Meetings
    • Great Start MIHP Childbirth Education Class Offered
    • Spotlight: Healthy Pregnancy for Every Body

    ATTACHMENTS

    December 6, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Required Training Update
    • MDHHS Approved Plan of Care, Part Two Form Posted
    • Combined Plan of Care, Part Two Risk Level Clarification
    • Marijuana Communications Toolkit
    • Plan of Care, Part Two Revision – Associated Program Forms
    • Call for Participants: Reflective Supervision Survey

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    November 2019

    November 29, 2019

    No Issue this Week due to Holiday

    November 22, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Draft Cycle 8 Certification Tool
    • Holiday Travel Reminders
    • MDHHS issues RFP for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Programing
    • MIHP Required Training Updates
    • MIHP Service Exception Clarification
    • Breastfeeding Takes a Village
    • Community of Practice Calls
    • Achieve OnDemand December Webinar Series
    • Smoking and Safe Sleep Bulletin Board Kit

    ATTACHMENTS

    November 15, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Reminder, December 9th Maternal Child Workgroup Meeting
    • 2020 Maternal Infant Health Summit
    • Exposure to Opioids and Gabapentin During Pregnancy
    • CPSC Warns Consumers to Stop Using All Inclined Sleepers
    • US Surgeon General Advisory on Marijuana's Effects on the Developing Brain
    • New Think Babies Resource: State Fact Sheets on Infant-Toddler Nutrition
    • Did You Know?  Early Adversity Has Lasting Effects
    • University of Michigan Online Course: Impacting The Opioid Crisis
    • Healthy Asian American Project: Community Baby Shower

    ATTACHMENTS

    November 8, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • December 9th Maternal Child Workgroup
    • March of Dimes Report Card
    • Postpartum Family Resource
    • National Diabetes Month 2019
    • CDC Report on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)
    • My Birth Control App
    • Childbirth Education Opportunity in SE Michigan
    • Post Birth Warning Signs Resource
    • Community Meetings About Work Requirements for Healthy Michigan Plan

    ATTACHMENTS

    November 1, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Smoking and Safe Sleep
    • Plans of Care, Part Two--Final Drafts
    • Vaccinating Pregnant Women

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    October 2019

    October 25, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Social Determinants of Health - New Infographic
    • Beneficiary Grievance & Rights and Responsibility Participant Form (5707)
    • Domestic Violence Awareness Month Webinar-October 3Ist
    • Make Healthcare Better for Moms

    ATTACHMENTS

    October 18, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • National Institute for Children’s Health Quality Resources:
    • Fast Facts for Champion Support for Caregiver Depression
    • Preventing SIDS and Sleep-Related Infant Deaths
    • MIHP Operations Guide with Revisions Posted
    • Achieve OnDemand Self-Paced Courses

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    October 11, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Is It Okay for Babies to Sleep in Car Seats?
    • Record Remedy Request Reminder
    • MI Login Security Reminder
    • Michigan Head Start Association’s Fifth Annual Health Institute

    ATTACHMENTS

    October 4, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Plans of Care, Part Two Revision – Draft Infant Domains Posted
    • Required Training for MIHP Agencies
    • Updated Resource for MHPs by County
    • HRSA PHC Digest: Addressing Maternal Depression Recorded Webinar
    • New Interactive Safe Sleep Resource
    • Announcing The 78th Bi-Monthly State Breastfeeding Coalitions Webinar
    • Maternal Infant Health Summit Seeks Session Proposals
    • MIHP Medicaid Fee Database Updated

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    September 2019

    September 13, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Free Kits to Help with Opioid Overdoses - Available Saturday
    • Immigrant Public Charge Letter from MDHHS Director Robert Gordon
    • New Resource from MDHHS Tobacco Section
    • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day
    • Social Media Messages for Safe Sleep Awareness Month
    • MI-AIMH Developmental Wheels
    • Birth Detroit Launch and Learn
    • September is National Preparedness Month

    ATTACHMENTS

    September 6, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Pay Cycle 40 Delay
    • Required Training Information
    • Plans of Care, Part Two Revision--Maternal POC 2s Posted
    • Immunization Reminder
    • Mother Infant Health Equity Improvement Plan Released

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    August 2019

    August 23, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • 2019 Mother Infant Health Equity Improvement Plan (MIHEIP) Town Hall Meetings
    • Centering Pregnancy Video
    • Comments on “Caring 4 Students” Medicaid Policy
    • Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC)® Training
    • EHR Survey Reminder
    • Post-Birth Warning Signs Flier

    ATTACHMENTS

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Upcoming Health Equity Webinars
    • 2019 Home Visiting Conference Evaluation
    • Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Training
    • Immunization Reminder
    • Professional Staff Waiver Reminder
    • Electronic Cigarettes Webinars

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 9, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • University of Michigan Study Looks at Opiod Prescription Use Among New Mothers
    • MCMCH Friday Notes
    • Implicit Bias Resource Guide
    • Tobacco Cessation Program for Teens
    • Grant Opportunity: Addressing Perinatal Opioid Use Disorder
    • Permission Prior to Facility Outreach Reminder
    • Plans of Care, Part Two Revision

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    August 2, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Trauma Informed Care- A Case-Based Virtual Course
    • Electronic Health Record Survey
    • Home Visiting Conference Model Day Presentation
    • NIHCQ Webinar: Moving the Needle on Health Equity

    ATTACHMENTS

     

    July  2019

    July 26, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    •  Community of Practice Presentation
    •  Lead and Copper Rule Town Hall meeting 
    •  AHRQ Primer on Maternal Safety 

    ATTACHMENTS

    July 19, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Emails being sent directly to MIHP Staff
    • Marijuana and Pregnancy
    • Postpartum Support International Two-Day Conference
    • Bi-Monthly Webinar
    • Smoking & Safe Sleep Flyer
    • Contact Log Documentation Reminder
    • TED Talk: How Racism Harms Pregnant Women, and What Can Help

    ATTACHMENTS

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Bi-Monthly Agency Call – The Truth about E-Cigarettes
    • New Training Modules Coming Soon
    • Reflective Supervisors Need Oxygen Too
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • Safe to Sleep® #SafeSleepSnap Social Media Activity

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    July 5, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    •  2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    •  Quality Corner: Record Keeping Reminder
    •  Waiver and Training Completion Forms
    •  IMH Statewide Training: July 26, 2019
    •  Documentation of Change in Case Manager
    •  Bi-monthly Webinar: The Truth about E-Cigarettes
    •  Phone Number Correction: Online System for Mandated Reporter

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    June  2019

    June 28, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    •  2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    •  Substance Exposed Infant (SEI) Interventions 
    •  Quality Corner-Corrective Action Plans
    •  SAMSHA Marijuana Webpage
    •  New Federal Standards to Improve Safety of Highchairs

    ATTACHMENTS

    June 21, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • MDS and IDS Printout
    • MIHP Communication Tool
    • Date First Addressed--POC 2 Confusion
    • Preventing Preterm Birth
    • Fax Cover Sheet for Transfer
    • Implicit Bias Resource Guide
    • Safe Infant

    ATTACHMENTS

    June 14, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Hearing Rescreen for MIHP Beneficiaries
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference 
    • Postpartum Support International Training
    • Safe Sleep Resources for Father's Day
    • Water Shut Off Resource Referral Survey

    ATTACHMENTS

    June 7, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Unsafe Sleep Spaces
    • Celebrating dads, with "Dads to the Bone" Podcasts 
    • CDC's Public Health Grand Rounds on Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Nutrition
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • New Online System for mandated Reporters

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    May  2019

    May 31, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MDHHS Invites Public Comment on Title V Block Grant
    • Raise Awareness and Suicide Prevention 
    • Quality Corner-LARA Verification
    • Information on Deadly Tick born Disease Prevention
    • Clarification and Reminder about HV Conference

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    No Issue May 24th

    May 17, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Quality Corner Clarification
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • Serving Military Families in MIHP
    • ASQ Companion Guide Update
    • 961-Baby Hotline
    • Postpartum Depression & Anxiety Infographic

    ATTACHMENTS

    May 10, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New Child Poverty Reports
    • Hepatitis Awareness Month
    • May Coordinator Training
    • Coffective Materials Available to MI WIC Agencies
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • Maternal Health Awareness Week
    • Community Water Fluoridation
    • Quality Corner

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    May 3, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Personnel Roster Updates
    • Record Revision Requests
    • Perinatal Marijuana Use
    • New Staff Waiver Application
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visitation Conference
    • Research from Child Trends

    ATTACHMENTS

     

    April 2019

    April 26, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Field Confidentiality Guidelines
    • Triple Lock Requirement
    • MIHP Coordinator Directory
    • Michigan Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Verification of Licensure
    • Infant Risk Identifier (IRI) Update
    • Operations Guide Clarification: When a Beneficiary Refuses Enrollment

    April 19, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Pre-Review documents
    • May 2019 Coordinator Meetings
    • Infant Product in the News
    • Infant Safe Sleep Training Opportunity
    • Measles Outbreak Continues

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April 12, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Dental Visits During Pregnancy
    • CDC Traveler's Health Update
    • March for Babies Walks
    • May 2019 Coordinator Meetings
    • Measles Outbreak Continues

    • National Minority Health Month--Social Media Graphic

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    April  5,  2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • May 2019 Coordinator Meetings
    • Michigan Online Reporting System (MORS)
    • African American Mental Health Symposium
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinars
    • Museums for All Program
    • April Quality Corner: Confidentiality
    • April is National Minority Health Month

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    March 2019

    March 29, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • 2019 CSHCS Annual Meeting
    • Discharge Summary Completion Tips
    • 2019 Michigan Premier Public Health Conference
    • May 2019 MIHP Coordinator Training
    • Institute for Health Policy’s Annual Spring Case Management Conference

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 22, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • May 2019 MIHP Coordinator Training
    • Infographic: Smoking & Pregnancy
    • Motivational Interviewing Resources
    • Achieving Birth Equity through Systems Transformation (ABEST) Project

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 15, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Persuasive Storytelling Workshop
    • Post Birth Warning Signs
    • How Babies Sleep and Eat
    • MIHP May Coordinator Training
    • There's Still Time to Register! MIBFN Quarterly Network Meeting 3/26/2019

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 8, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Safe Sleep Video Volunteer Request -- Reminder 
    • Updated CDC Zika Travel Guidance
    • Breastfeeding Education Webinar 
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinar
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference – Save the Date

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    March 1, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHEIP Available for Public Comment
    • Up-To-Date Immunizations: Does this include the Flu vaccine?
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference – Save the Date
    • Final Title X Rule Detailing Family Planning Grant Program
    • New Fast Facts: Feeding Challenges for Premature Infants
    • Clarification of Bulletin MSA-18-18, Managed Care Dental
    • PEW Trust: More babies are being born with syphilis. Blame meth and opioids

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    February 2019

    February 22, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • “What is Trauma-Informed Care?”
    • New Transfer Fax Cover Sheet
    • 2019 MI-AIMH Biennial Conference
    • Newborn Screening
    • United States Preventative Service Task Force (SPSTF): Counseling Best for Perinatal Depression Prevention

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 15, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Medicaid Health Plan Communication
    • Upcoming Conference/Meeting Updates
    • Topics for Future MIHP Training Survey
    • IHP Case Management Conference
    • Michigan Newborn Screening Infographic
    • CDC Offers Free Food Recall Info Tool
    • Safe Sleep Video Volunteer Request
    • Quality Corner: Signed Consents and Continuation of Services

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 8, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New MIHP MILogin Navigation Function
    • Topics for Future MIHP Trainings Survey
    • Webinar: Infant Safe Sleep Program Updates
    • Michigan WIC Connect Mobile App
    • 2019 Child/Adolescent and Adult Immunization Schedules
    • Call for Presentation Last Call – 2019 Home Visiting Conference

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    February 1, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Database Record Revision Requests
    • Documentation of Safety Plan Review
    • MILogin Usernames – Working for more than one MIHP
    • Plan of Care (POC) 3 – If void of one discipline
    • Corrections on Consents
    • Contact Logs
    • Blended Visit Clarification
    • IHP Case Management Conference
    • IMH Statewide Committee Meeting

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

    January 2019

    January 25, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Physician Orders
    • MHP Payment in excess of the MIHP Fee Scale
    • Information Sharing
    • MDHHS Partial Government Shutdown Update
    • CDC Fact Sheet: Marijuana and Pregnancy
    • Safe Sleep Training Clarification
    • Triple Lock Clarification
    • Electronic Signature
    • IBCLC Billing Clarification

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 18, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Federal Government Shutdown Update
    • Help #FindFolicAcid by sharing this social media toolkit
    • NICHQ: Maternal Depression Issue Brief
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 11, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • 2019 Maternal Infant Health Summit
    • WIC Formula Reminder
    • MRI Worksheet Revisions Posted
    • Safe Sleep Training Requirement
    • Triple Lock System
    • Back Sleeping and Reflux
    • Healthy People Updates
    • 2019 Michigan Home Visiting Conference

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

    January 4, 2019

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MIHP Operations Guide Posting
    • Infant Safe Sleep Trainings
    • MIHP Support and Communication
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars
    • Eat Safe Fish
    • Quality Corner: Indicator #9, Pre-Review Documents

    ATTACHMENTS

    NONE

     

  • December 2018

    December 21, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Detroit Baby Sleep 2019
    • Annual Spring Case Management Conference
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars
    • Baby Boxes
    • Quality Corner: Indicator #9, Pre-Review Documents

    December 14, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New Safe Sleep Training Requirement
    • Safe Sleep Sunday
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars
    • Breastfeeding Education Webinar from The Michigan Breastfeeding Network
    • MDHHS Press Release
    • Beneficiary Survey

    December 7, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Maternal Risk Identifier Reduction

    • Plan of Care, Part 1 – Lead Information Requirement
    • New Safe Sleep Training
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars

    • Oral Health During Pregnancy
    • Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar
    • Record Remedy Requests

     

    November 2018

    November 30, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Maternal Risk Identifier Reduction
    • Plan of Care, Part 1 – Lead Information Requirement
    • MIHP Survey – Care Managers
    • State Breastfeeding Consultant Position Posted
    • Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby: Opioids in Pregnancy
    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars
    • Birth Defects Prevention Month - January

    • State and local governments beg for help with surprising spike in STDs

    November 16, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Upcoming MIHP Webinars
    • Michigan Hands and Voices
    • Home Visiting Initiative Report 2017
    • Save the Date: Region 5 Perinatal Quality Collaborative December Summit
    • Quality Corner

    November 9, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • How Do Babies Sleep?
    • Quality Corner – Physician Orders

    November 2, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Welcome new Maternal Health Unit Manager, Daniel Thompson
    • Revised Professional Visit Progress Notes Posted – Maternal and Infant
    • IHP Annual Spring Case Management Conference
    • Updating a Completed Risk Identifier and Discharge Summary
    • New Coordinated Opioid website
    • Birthing Options for Full-Term Pregnancy
    • New Resources on Opioid Use and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
    • Quality Corner

    October 2018

    October 29, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Postpartum Depression & Anxiety Resource
    • Quality Corner: Quality Through Technology
    • Maternal Risk Identifier (MRI)
    • MIHP Communication Tool

    October 19, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Requirements for Serving Persons with Limited English Proficiency
    • MIHP Provider Directory - Counties and Communities Served
    • Michigan Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Resources
    • Quality Corner – MIHP Certification Results for Cycle 7 Certifications

    October 12, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Updated Infant Safety POC 2 Resource
    • Important Breast feeding & HIV Information
    • MIHP Bi-Monthly Agency Webinars
    • HRSA Intimate Partner Violence and Human Trafficking Resources
    • Quality Corner – Categories of Certification

    October 5, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Updated Medicaid Health Plan Contact List
    • Professional Visit Progress Notes (PVPN)
    • MIHP Webinars
    • Upcoming Infant Mortality Advisory Council (IMAC)

    September 2018

    September 28, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Registered Dietitian (RD) Referral
    • EMR Technical Delays
    • Substance Exposed Infant POC 2 Considerations
    • Infant Safe Sleep Twitter Chat
    • MIHP Survey – IHP Case Management Seminar
    • Deaf, Blind & Hard of Hearing Survey
    • Hepatitis A Update

    September 21, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New Pre-Review Documentation Requirement
    • Medicaid Health Plan – Request for Physician Order
    • POC 2 Date 1 st Achieved – EMR Implications
    • Substance Exposed Infant POC 2 -- Resource Posted
    • MIHP Communication Reminder
    • Immunization Reminder
    • Free Community Health Fairs in Southeast Michigan
    • Quality Corner: Preliminary Findings
    • FY 2019 MIHP Bi-Monthly Agency Webinars

    September 14, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • New Pre-Review Documentation Requirement
    • MCIR Signature Line
    • Medicaid Health Plan – Request for Physician Order
    • Quality Corner: Certification Review Process
    • MIHP Fax Number

    September 7, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Updating Beneficiary Records in the MIHP Application
    • Check for Existing Screen -- Maternal and Infant Risk Identifiers
    • September is Infant Safe Sleep Awareness Month
    • New Plans of Care 2 – Risk Levels and Interventions
    • Quality Corner: Pre-review Questions
    • IRI Worksheet Revisions – Further Clarification
    • Required Communication with Medicaid Health Plans

    August 2018

    August 30, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Period of Purple Crying
    • Professional Development Opportunity
    • September MIHP Community of Practice Webinar
    • Michigan’s 2018 Breastfeeding Report Card
    • Professional Visit Progress Notes Checkbox Clarification
    • Quality Corner
    • Region 5 Town Hall - Mother Infant Health Improvement Plan

    August 24, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • From the Desk of Bureau Director, Lynette Biery
    • Maternal Infant Health Program Universal Support and Consultation
    • Updated Function in MIHP Application
    • September MIHP Community of Practice Webinar

    August 17, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Safety and Action Plan Translation
    • Infant Risk Identifier Worksheet
    • September MIHP Community of Practice Webinar
    • Weekly Updates posted on the MIHP Website
    • Infant Safe Sleep

    August 10, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Encrypted Emails
    • Plans of Care, Part Two Updates
    • Health Insurance Navigation Resource Toolkit from the the University of Michigan
    • Additional Town Hall Meetings for the Mother Infant Health Improvement Plan
    • Quarterly Newborn Recoveries

    July 2018

    July 27, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • Conducting Outreach Activities
    • Safe Sleep Resources
    • Call for Quality Improvement Project Volunteers
    • Universal MIHP Support and Consultation
    • MIHP Consultation Calls
    • Quality Corner - Billing Chart Review

    July 19, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Call for Quality Improvement Volunteers
    • Universal MIHP Support and Consultation Review
    • MIHP Consultation Calls
    • PSI 2-Day Day Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorder Certification Training in Grand Rapids
    • HUD Smoke-Free Public Housing Rule Implementation

    July 13, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Universal MIHP Support and Consultation Review
    • MIHP Consultation Calls
    • Quality Corner
    • Healthy Michigan Plan §1115 Demonstration Waiver Extension Application Amendment
    • Proposed Medicaid Policy 1825-HKD

    July 9, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Universal MIHP Support and Consultation
    • Depression Workbook
    • Quality Corner
    • Infant Safe Sleep Information for Professionals
    • MIHP Regional Coordinator Meetings -- May 2019
    • Bi-Monthly MIHP Community of Practice Webinar - Cancelled

    June 2018

    June 29, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Depression Workbook
    • Quality Corner
    • National Provider Identifiers
    • MIHP Regional Coordinator Meetings -- May 2019
    • Infant Safe Sleep

    June 22, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Assigned Case Manager Documentation
    • Depression Workbook
    • Quality Corner
    • Free Oral Health Training & Resources
    • MIHP Regional Coordinator Meetings
    • Michigan Home Visiting Conference 2018

    June 15, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Adult Immunization Schedule
    • Nutrition Counseling Reminder
    • MIHP Regional Coordinator Meetings
    • Michigan Home Visiting Conference 2018

    June 8, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Depression Booklets for MIHP Agencies
    • Michigan Home Visiting Conference 2018
    • MDHHS Invites Public Comment on Title V Block Grant Application
    • Revised Plans of Care, Part 2

    June 1, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Personnel Rosters
    • Depression Booklets for MIHP Agencies
    • Michigan Home Visiting Conference 2018

    May 2018

    May 25, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • 1809 Dental Proposed Policy Change
    • Medicaid LARC Policy Posted for Comment
    • Depression Booklets
    • Mother Infant Health Improvement Plan Town Hall Meetings
    • 2018 Michigan Home Visiting Conference
    • Record Revisions Requests and other Faxes
    • Personnel Rosters

    May 18, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Certification Pre-Review Documents
    • May MIHP Community of Practice Webinar
    • Universal MIHP Support & Consultation Updates
    • Special Thank You

    May 11, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • MCIR Reminder
    • May MIHP Community of Practice Webinar
    • Translated Form DHHS-5647
    • Universal MIHP Support & Consultation

    May 4, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Licensure and Verification Reminder
    • Tobacco POC2 - MRI Scoring Considerations 
    • Substance Misuse - Infant PVPN Correction 
    • May MIHP Community of Practice Webinar

    April 2018

    April 27, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Updating Risk Identifiers
    • Michigan WIC Connect
    • May MIHP Community of Practice Webinar

    April 13, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • Discharge Summary Completion
    • Michigan Medicaid Provider Manual
    • Infant Mortality Reduction

    April 06, 2018

    INSIDE THIS ISSUE

    • L 18-19 Medicaid Coverage of Services Supporting Maternal Health to Reduce Infant Mortality
    • Immunization Records
    • MIHP Discharge Summary Change