Maternal-Child Safety

Maternal-Child Safety includes toolkits to enhance and improve patient care. These toolkits identify risks and discuss how they can impact both mother and baby. Education, training, intervention and much more are provided to overcome these struggles.

  • Guidelines/Recommendations


    Louisiana Substance Use in Pregnancy Toolkit

    The Louisiana Department of Health and The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services introduce The Louisiana Substance Use in Pregnancy Toolkit. This toolkit focuses on pregnant women with substance abuse disorders. Its goal is early identification, referral to treatment, and engagement by mothers and babies at risk for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. It assists with screening, interventions, techniques, documentation and much more.

    TAGS: women, pregnant, abuse, disorders, Department, Health, Children, Family, Services, introduce, neonatal, abstinence, syndrome

  • Maternal and Child Health

    This family planning program model has prepared three toolkits associated with maternal and child health. Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition and Family Planning Integration, Meeting the Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Young Married Women and First-Time Parents, and Respectful Maternity Care. Education and training materials corresponding to the respective topic is unique to each toolkit.

    TAGS: young, nutrition, Family, Planning, married, women, first-time, Parent, maternity, Care