Child Health Plus and Medicaid Enrollment continues all year!

Navigators are available in your area to help you enroll!

 

Call 1-800-453-4666 today to schedule an appointment near you and in your language!

Did you know?

MISN helps Small Businesses get Employee Health Insurance through the NY State of Health Marketplace

Do you have less than 50 employees?

Have a primary business in NYS?

Offer coverage to all eligible employees?

Call us: 1-800-453-4666 for FREE assistance!

 

 

 

Maternal-Infant Services Network 

Your Mid-Hudson Perinatal Network since 1990...

  Dedicated to Family and Community Health and Wellness

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   MISN is Hiring! 

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   MISN is now in Newburgh! 

10 Little Britain Road

  845-561-3575

1-800-453-4666

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Register here

Save the date:  March 5, 2015

20th Annual Making Healthful Decisions Conference

Balancing Media and Technology in Family Life: A Digital Dilemma

Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh

Registration Brochure

 

 

Are you a nursing mother going back to work?

Read Stephanie's article in the newest edition of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Orange County's Living Well Newsletter

Show Your Love

Create Healthy Habits Before Pregnancy!

Click here to download your own Reproductive Life Plan!

Click here to watch the video

 

Learn more about First Food Deserts!

 

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), women will no longer need to worry about getting much of the preventive health care they need because of the costs associated.
A new provision in the ACA went into effect August 1, 2012, which requires all new health plans to cover the following services without co-pays or deductibles:
• Well-woman visits
• Gestational diabetes screening
• HPV DNA testing
• STI counseling, and HIV screening and counseling
• Contraception and contraceptive counseling
• Breastfeeding support, supplies, and counseling
• Domestic violence screening
For additional information or to schedule a FREE information session, please call MISN
845-561-3575

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Do you have health insurance issues?

Problems with hospital bills?

Need to find free or low-cost health insurance?

COBRA questions?

MISN Navigators and Community Health Advocate program

can help!

English     Espanol

1-800-453-4666

We are in Orange, Sullivan, Ulster, Dutchess, Rockland, Putnam and Greene Counties!

 

Making It Work!

New Toolkit for Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work

It's Only Natural!

Breastfeeding Support for African American Moms!

 

The Top 5 Things You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act:

 

   

 

 

Attention Health and Human Service Providers:

New Resource on Teen Pregnancy Prevention from the CDC!

New Resources from National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition!

POW'R Tobacco Cessation Center - for providers

Click here for New York State's latest Baby Stats from the Zero to Three National Center

Debunking the myths around cesarean section

Do you know how much it will cost to raise your child?

Baby Talk!

 

 

Talk to other new moms about concerns you may have, breastfeeding, changes in your family, body image, work and motherhood, share birth stories, and much more.

  WIC Program at 33 Fulton St., Middletown

Wednesdays at 3 pm

Also available: monthly childbirth education and baby showers for expectant WIC participants!

Call or text the MISN WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program

at 845-662-7677 to register

 

 

 

 

Looking for Mental Health Resources?

For resources in Ulster County  

New PPD Support Group in Kingston!

Meets Thursday nights  6 -8 pm

Info

Orange County   Sullivan County

Hudson Valley Psychological Association

 

  

Pregnant? Think, Don't Drink!

Video

Radio PSA

Patient Handbook

 

Are you expecting a baby? Click here to see a video on avoiding unnecessary medical interventions during labor

Learn how to prevent CMV!!!

Learn more about birth defects....

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The new MHLC Directory of Mid-Hudson Valley Breastfeeding Resources is availableclick here

New York State Health Department Adds Breastfeeding Measures to

Hospital Maternity Information

Find out which NYS Hospitals are doing the

best at exclusive breastmilk feeding

Help fight childhood obesity! Moms have the power!

 

MISN is sponsoring a

DIAPER DONATION DRIVE!

We are collecting packages of new disposable diapers - all sizes are appreciated!

We'll get them out to the moms and babies in need in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties!

For more information, email us.

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Find us on Facebook

&

Check out our page for Teens!

 

A Healthy Baby Begins with Two! - Minority Fathers Fight Infant Mortality: Infant Mortality Awareness Month, September 2010

Ready to Quit Smoking?

Click here for the New York State Smoker's Quitline!

 

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Are you a health care or human service provider that serves women in Ulster County who are suffering from perinatal mood disorders?

If you would like to be listed in the resource directory that we are developing, please click here to request the link to take our online survey.

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H1N1 Information

(Swine Flu)

New York State Department of Health Advice for Pregnant Women

Listen

H1N1 Influenza Toll-free Hotline 1-800-808-1987

                                                                          

Pregnant? Read this important information about H1N1 (swine flu) from the New York State Department of Health

and from the

Centers For Disease Control (Spanish)

Flu Shots offered by NYS public health clinics 

 

Flu Shot Locator

Is Your Baby Sleeping Safely?

English flier       Spanish flier

Is Your Baby's Crib Safe?

The latest crib recall information

 

Ordinary couples don’t plan their pregnancies.

Be extraordinary!

Learn more...

Crisis in the Crib: Saving Our Nation's Babies

Click here to watch the video

Click here to download the new U.S. Department of Health and Human Services internet-based family health history tool. The new tool makes it easier to assemble and share family health history with your healthcare providers.

    

Because Any Day is Mother's Day!

                                                           

MISN is Funded Through Contracts With:

  • New York State Department of Health
  • New York Department of Health, Bureau of Women's Health
 
Text4Baby
Childbirth Education
Regional Perinatal Center at WMC


For More Information on FREE or LOW COST Health Insurance, Prenatal Care or Breastfeeding Support Call 1-800-453-4666.