2005 WIC Updates

December 27, 2005
Translated WIC Approved Food List
Extra Equipment
Retail Vendor Training Schedule: January - December 2006

December 22, 2005
Risk Factor Monitor Findings from Program Updates Trainings
Questions and Answers from Program Updates Trainings

December 19, 2005
Diet Assessment Forms To Be Used - Effective January 3, 2006
Revised June 2006 Track Training Dates
Consent to Release of Information and Availability of Rights and Responsibility Forms
Formula Reference Sheet

December 12, 2005
Reminder - Program for Dietetic Interns (PDI) Applications Due December 31, 2005 (Attachment #1 & #2)
Breastfeeding Promotion Training for LWP Staff
Missouri Tobacco Quitline
Outreach Items Posted on the FNS Website
Partners to Combat Hunger - Letter from USDA Undersecretary Eric Bost, et. al.

December 5, 2005
Sites needed for University of Alabama's Annual Intensive Nutrition Course - June 7, 2006
Sites needed for University of Alabama's Annual Intensive Nutrition Course - June 7, 2006
Non-discrimination Statement
Breast Pump and Kits Acknowledgment
Electric Breast Pumps
Questions and Answers from the Program Updates Training (Will be coming later in week)
Examples of Frequent Monitor Findings (Will be coming later in week)

November 28, 2005
WIC State Office Organizational Chart

November 21, 2005
Have a Happy Thanksgiving Weekend

November 14, 2005
Reminder - November 14, 2005 - New Formula Approval Process
Revised WIC Training Registration Form and Training Schedule
HANDS Training Clarification
Printing of Forms
Proxy Form Reminder
Enfamil Gentlease LIPIL Availability

November 7, 2005
Newborn Screening of Louisiana Evacuees due to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita
Revision 7 Adjusted Gestational Age
Revised Food Packages for Next Step LIPIL Formulas
Extra Formula
New Customer Service Manager - Mark Davis
Electric Breast Pump Serial Number
Veterans Day - November 11, 2005

November 3, 2005
WIC 24 copies for the first three months of FFY 2006

October 24, 2005
2006 National WIC Association (NWA) Calendars
Brochure: Foods To Grow On - Birth to 12 months
Harvard Food Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)

October 17, 2005
Breast Pumps
Updated Missouri WIC Approved Infant Formulas, Exempt Formulas, and Medical Foods Reference Sheet
Printed Food Package and Item Code Listing
Translated Rights and Responsibilities (Master Copies)

October 11, 2005
Gentlease Availability
Clarification - Continuing Nutrition Education Requirement for Nutritionists (non-RDs)
Hurricane Evacuees Tracking

October 6, 2005
Database Maintenance

October 3, 2005
Perry Mathes' Promotion
Gentlease Infant Formula
Track Training December 6 and 7 Cancellation
Automatic Assigning of X5 Risk Factor
Educational Resource Information - An Ounce of Prevention: Addressing Birth Defects Related to Folic Acid, Alcohol and Tobacco
Disaster Tracking Form (Attachment A)

September 26, 2005
WIC Resource Materials Binder
Reminder - Revision 7 Risk Factors Go Into Effect October 1
WICNS Survey Results
Disaster Accommodations Tracking of Evacuees
New Websites - Forms and Literature Available from Warehouse

September 19, 2005
Hurricane Katrina - Key Information for Participants and Retailers/Vendors
Formula Availability
Track Training Changes
Hurricane Evacuee Tracking Form and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
NEW TEL-LINK BROCHURE AVAILABLE

September 12, 2005
Disaster Accommodations Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)  & Tracking 
The Role of Human Milk and Breastfeeding
WICNS Training Schedule January 1 - June 30, 2006
Clarification of Prenatal Weight Gain Chart (PWGC)
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Influenza vaccinations for persons displaced by Katrina and living in crowded places

September 7, 2005
Evacuees and WIC

September 6, 2005
Attachment #1 - Media Literacy Brochure.pdf
Attachment #2 - Registration - Infant Formula and Medical Foods Training.pdf

September 2, 2005
WIC Disaster Accommodations

August 29, 2005
5 A Day Month black and white
5 A Day Month color
Registration Training - Spanish.doc

August 26, 2005
Inventory Letter to LWPS not monitored in FY 05 r.doc
Inventory Letter to LWPS not monitored in FY 05.doc

August 15, 2005
Program for Dietetic Interns (PDI)
Healthy Steps - Free Resource from WEB
Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention NewsLEADer
Violence Prevention Program
FY06 LAP Reports

August 8, 2005
Enfamil Gentlease LIPIL-Powdered Form (New Rebate Formula)
Revision 7 Risk Factor Changes (A3, X3, X4, X5 X6, X7) Effective October 1, 2005
Track Training Changes
Infant Formula and Medical Foods Training
Free Educational Material

August 1, 2005
Revised Procedure For Submission of WIC-24 Administrative Cost Reports
Missouri WIC Approved Food List - October 1, 2005 - September 30, 2007

July 26, 2005
Mandatory Fall WIC Program Updates Training

July 25, 2005
WIC Approved Food List
WIC HANDS Trainings 
Risk Factor Reference Guide
Fall Program Updates Training

July 21, 2005
Local Agency Plan (LAP) Information

July 18, 2005
2006 Local Agency Plan (LAP)
WIC HANDS Training
Additional Media Literacy Training Opportunities

July 11, 2005
Extra Formula
Vendor Training open to LWP Vendor Coordinator (Attachment #2 & #3)
New e-mail addresses for State WIC office staff and Public Health Departments
August is Immunization Awareness Month

July 8, 2005
Federal Fiscal Year 2006 Goals and Objectives

July 5, 2005
National WIC Association (NWA) Calendars
New WIC Operations Manual (WOM)
Goals, Objectives, Strategies and Activities for FFY 2006

June 27, 2005
Unspent Funds Allocated for the NWA Conference
Microcuvette Needs
Reminder of LAP Trainings

June 20, 2005
Water Intoxication
Outreach Information

June 14, 2005
NWA Conference

June 13, 2005
HANDS Training
Educational Opportunity - Nutrition Training Institute August 4
Local Agency Plan (LAP) Training - Have You Signed Up?
Fit WIC
Availability of Translated Rights and Responsibilities on PDF

June 6, 2005
Reminder of Nutrition Education - University of Alabama satellite training - June 8
Availability of New Food Packages For Infant Formulas, Exempt Formulas, and WIC Eligible Medical Foods
VENA (Value Enhanced Nutrition Assessment)
2005 World Breastfeeding Week
Lead Levels in Newly Arrived Refugees

May 31, 2005
America's Second Harvest - Potato Distribution Effort
Smoking Cessation Information

May 20, 2005
June 6 Deadline for June Payment of May WIC-24s

May 16, 2005
Formula Approvals Week of May 23 - 27, 2005
Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program Federal Fiscal Year 200

May 10, 2005
Food Package Report HWIFP330-02

May 2, 2005
Mandatory Local Agency Plan (LAP) Training
Local WIC Provider Survey
National Maternal Nutrition Intensive Course
Prenatal Weight Gain Chart

Executive Summary.htm

April 25, 2005 (2 of 2)
Second of Two Emails for Week of April 25-29, 2005
July Through September 2005 Blank WIC-24 Templates

April 25, 2005 (1 of 2)
April Through June 2005 Blank WIC-24 Templates  
TRAINING OPPORTUNITY

April 22, 2005
Lactose Intolerance - Milk Allergy April 2005 nutr update.ppt
Human Milk Fortifier.doc

April 18, 2005
July Program Updates Training

April 11, 2005
Prenatal Weight Gain Chart
Training

April 4, 2005
Income Guidelines

2005 Tri-Registration Sheet

March 28, 2005 (1 of 2)
E-Mail From State WIC Office Week of March 28, 2005 #1

March 28, 2005 (2 of 2)
E-mail from State WIC Office Week of March 28 - April 1, 2005 #2

March 21, 2005
E-mail from State WIC Office Week of March 14 - 18, 2005

March 14, 2005
E-mail from State WIC Office week of March 14, 2005

March 7, 2005
E-mail From State WIC Office Week of March 7 - 11

March 1, 2005
Manual WIC Check Printing Program Updates for March 1, 2005 HANDS Changes

February 28, 2005
Acknowledgment of Manual Check Program for Cost Containment.doc

February 22, 2005
E-Mail From State WIC Office Week of February 22 - 25, 2005

February 15, 2005
Issuance of Similac Advance with Iron Powder Formula 12.9 ounce can

February 14, 2005
Printed WIC Approved Food Lists - English and Spanish  (March 1, 2005 - September 30, 2005)

February 8, 2005
Translated Exit Counseling Brochures

February 7, 2005
E-mail from State WIC Office week of February 7 - 10, 2005

January 24, 2005
E-mail from State WIC Office Week of January 24 - 28,  2005

January 18, 2005
E-Mails from State WIC Office January 18 - 21, 2005

January 3, 2005
WIC Trainings