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The Update

Monthly news about maternal health, child health, and family planning.

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Description: The Update is a monthly Web newsletter published by the Iowa Department of Public Health’s Bureau of Family Health.

August 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

Check out this month’s issue of The Update! Topics include:

  • A summary of the research article: “Relationship between medical well baby visits and first dental examinations for young children in Medicaid”
  • IME Informational letter #1262 - Reimbursement Rate Changes
  • Social Media Spotlight-Tagul, and a link to a social media cheat sheet infographic
  • Data Integration Workgroup Update
  • Information about the Iowa Household Health Survey Insurance Report
  • An update on the statewide rollout of the family support data collection system