Infant Mortality - Every Baby Matters!

Every Week in Ohio, 3 babies die in unsafe environments

Follow the ABCs of Safe Sleep
Alone. Back. Crib.
Every Baby. Every Sleep.
     www.SafeSleep.Ohio.gov

Learn more in this great video from the Ohio Department of Health
http://1.usa.gov/1PgFJRV

Baby and Me Tobacco Free
Quit Smoking and Support Meetings
Group and Individual Sessions Available
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  • Quitting smoking is the BEST thing you can do for the health of you and your baby
  • Enroll in the BABY & ME TOBACCO FREE program and participate in the 4 prenatal quit smoking sessions
  • Quit smoking and stay quit during your pregnancy
  • Agree to take a monthly breath test to prove you are tobacco free
  • Stay smoke free after your baby is born and receive a monthly voucher for free diapers, for up to 12 months
  • Agencies please fill out Fax Referral form and fax to 330-923-6370
  • For more information, please contact Elizabeth Burke at 330-926-5663 or eburke@schd.org


Innovative Safe Sleep Education comes
in the form of 85,000 Sleep Baby Safe and Snugbooks from the Charlie’s Kids Foundation that were given to Ohio Department of Health.  20,000 of these books will be distributed through the Ohio Hospital Association in their diaper bag containing safe sleep materials. In addition, Summit County’s Child and Family Health Service Program has also been distributing these books with Safe Sleep presentations. Contact Sherry Blair, CFHS Project Director for more information at sblair@schd.org or  300-926-5629

http://www.nbc4i.com/story/26152434/ohio-hospitals-to-distribute-infant-sleep-abcs-book


OMH Infant Mortality Report

RESOURCES

2014 Summit County Maternal and Child Health Indicators Report

Infant Mortality Brief
SCPH/CFHS Infant Mortality Brief 2000-2009

strongbabies ohio
http://strongbabies.wordpress.com/

Ohio Collaborative to Prevent Infant Mortality
http://www.odh.ohio.gov/odhPrograms/cfhs/OCTPIM/infantmortality.aspx

Before, Between & Beyond Pregnancy Website
The National Preconception Curriculum and Resources Guide for Clinicians
http://www.beforeandbeyond.org/

Healthy People 2020 Goals
http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/default.aspx

Maternal, Infant, and Child Health- Healthy People 2020
http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/overview.aspx?topicid=26

SIDS Network of Ohio
http://sidsohio.org/

March of Dimes 2013 Conference Series

Summit County Maternal Depression Network_
http://www.admboard.org/archive_details.php?news_roomid=148

Summit County First Things First
http://www.summitcountyfirstthingsfirst.com/

 

 

 

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