Prenatal Case Management

Purpose


The prenatal case management program seeks to encourage healthy behavior for eligible expectant mothers in order to deliver healthy babies. A nurse case manager follows the mother's health care monthly throughout her pregnancy and provides two follow-up visits after her baby is delivered.

Services


The program provides the following services:
  • Information and referrals
  • Education on a variety of subjects including:
    • Breastfeeding
    • Delivery
    • Gestational diabetes
    • Harmful effects of alcohol, drugs, and tobacco to both the mother and infant
    • Healthy lifestyles
    • Hypertension
    • Nutrition
    • Parenting
    • Prenatal care

Additional Information

Our Prenatal Case Management program is a part of the Nest Partnership. For more information about this program, click here.

Contact Information

Ph: (417) 874-1220
Fax: (417) 874-1215