Maternal Health 

Maternal Health Services Summary

signifycommunityTM Resources 

Maternal Health Orientation Materials

  • Title V Maternal Health Foundations and Funding
  • Title V Maternal Health Direct Care and Enabling Services
  • Title V Maternal Health Documentation and Signify Data Entry

Resources and Education

Maternal Health Educational Materials

March of Dimes "My 9 Months"

Approved Health Equity Training Resources

National Resource - National Institute for Children's Health Equity (NICHQ)

National Resource - Maternal Health Learning and Innovation Center (MHLIC)

National Resource - National MCH Workforce Development Center and MHLIC

Video - Association for Women's Health and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

Topic-Implicit Bias

Topic- Iowa Specific Resources

NPM 14.1: Percent of women who smoke during pregnancy

NPM 5: A) Percent of infants placed to sleep on their back; B) Percent of infants placed to sleep on a separate approved sleep surface; C) Percent of infants placed to sleep without soft objects or loose bedding

NPM 4B:Percent of infants breastfed exclusively through 6 months (work/school/child care focus) to increase the number of infants in Iowa who are exclusively breastfed through 6 months of age

  • Breastfeeding Infographic (IDPH 173): order from ISU Extension Healthy Families Line  (800) 369-2229 PDF
    • (This infographic is a guide for clients to use to advocate for their rights to their employer)

SPM1: Maternal Mortality Rate

Electronic Resources

The links below are electronic resources that can be shared with clients if your agency uses a QR code or other method of sharing electronic resources and links.