Home Visits

Maternal and Child Health Home Visits for Pregnant, Post-pregnancy Women, and Newborns


PREGNANT WOMEN

  • Pregnancy assessment including blood pressure checks 
  • Breastfeeding education and preparation
  • Childbirth preparation/Car seat education 
  • Fetal development stages education

NEWBORNS

  • Physical assessment
  • Growth assessment including weight checks.
  • Safe sleep education 
  • Immunization education and clinics
  • Lead poisoning prevention 
  • Development stage screenings

POST-PREGNANCY WOMEN

  • Postpartum education 
  • Blood pressure checks 
  • Incision and suture checks
  • Breastfeeding education with Lactation Counselors in the Baby Nook
  • Postpartum depression and nutrition screens 
  • Family planning
  • Insurance navigation

REFERRALS TO AREA AGENCIES

  • Child Find 
  • Early Intervention
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
  • Behavioral Health Services 
  • Chenango PACT Program