2010 WIC Updates

December 27, 2010
Missouri Voter Registration Application Form
Availability of the Missouri Voter Registration Application Form
All WIC Children Are Eligible for the Missouri Oral Health Preventive Services Program
Debunking Folic Acid Myths - Save the Date: January 4, 2011 at 12:00 noon
National Prevention Strategy
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clinic Supervisor—Truman Medical Center

December 20, 2010
New York City Health Bucks Project for Food Stamp Users
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clinic Supervisor—Truman Medical Center

December 13, 2010
FY 2010 Missouri WIC Customer Satisfaction Survey – Summary Report
Reminder of Process for Formula Approval and Direct Shipment Requests
Participant Receipt of Formula – New Form
WIC Resource Request/Order Survey – Action Required
Learning Dynamics Newsletter

December 6, 2010
Breastfeeding Community Partnership Special Funding Project
Christmas and New Year’s Holidays
FFY 2010 End of Year Billing Due December 10, 2010
Text4Baby
Folic acid Awareness Week – January 2–8, 2011

November 29, 2010
WIC Record Destruction
ST–9612 Printers
Formula Discontinuation–NeoCate One+

November 22, 2010
Thanksgiving Holiday

November 15, 2010
Quarts and Half Gallons of Milk
Program for Dietetic Interns Reminder
Plastic Sleeve Shipment

November 8, 2010
Issuance of Food Package to 6 – 11 month Old Infant
Breastfeeding Literature in the warehouse
FFY 2010 End of Year Billing Due December 10, 2010
New Participation Report

November 1, 2010
WIC News Release
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center Peer Counselors

October 25, 2010
Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) Exam Preparation – Save the Date
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center Peer Counselors

October 18, 2010
Learning Dynamics Newsletter
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Lawrence County Nutritionist
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center Peer Counselors

October 12, 2010
Nutrition Education Topics in MOWINS
FFY 2010 End of Year Billing Due December 10, 2010
Education to WIC Participants on WIC Food Purchases
Program for Dietetic Interns Reminder
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Lawrence County Nutritionist

October 4, 2010
Request for Photos for WIC Conference
National WIC Association’s (NWA) 2011 Calendars–Availability
A New Opportunity for Displays in WIC Clinics
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Lawrence County Nutritionist

September 27, 2010
2010 Missouri WIC Conference
Upcoming Holidays– WIC Help Desk
Microcuvette & Analyzer Deliveries
Revised WIC Supply and Nutrition Education Resource Request Forms (WIC 7 and WIC 8)
Best Choice Tortillas – New Bags
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Cass County Nutritionist

September 20, 2010
2010 Missouri WIC Conference
Program for Dietetic Interns–Application Information for FFY 2011–2012
Text4Baby PostersArriving in the Mail
Updates to the WIC Resources
Message from NWA
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Cass County Nutritionist

September 13, 2010
2010 Missouri WIC Conference
Program for Dietetic Interns (PDI) Survey
Message from NWA

September 7, 2010
Shipping of Breast Pumps
Single User Personal Double Electric Breast Pump

August 30, 2010
Required Attachments for the FFY 2011 LAP
Microcuvettes & Analyzers– Response Requested
Mandatory Revision 10 Risk Factor Training Webinar
WIC Resource Item Shipping
Letter from Mead Johnson Regarding Availability of Direct Ship Formulas September 30 – October 5
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: NUTRITIONIST – City of Independence Health Department
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Breastfeeding Peer Counselor – Jefferson–Franklin CAC

August 23, 2010
Income Guidelines Update
2010 WIC Conference – Poster Session
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: NUTRITIONIST – City of Independence Health Department
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: ADMINISTRATOR/RN – Osage County Health Department

August 16, 2010
Mandatory Revision 10 Risk Factor Training
6 Pack (8.25 oz) Boost Kid Essential
Labor Day Holiday–September 6, 2010
2010 WIC Conference – Poster Session
Book Titled: From Telling to Teaching Arriving in the Mail
Dietetics Internship Preceptor Recruiting Drive
Learning Dynamics Newsletter
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: ADMINISTRATOR/RN – Osage County Health Department

August 9, 2010
Nutrition Education Opportunity
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Two (2) Part Time Breastfeeding Peer Counselors–Swope
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Nutritionist–Swope Health Services
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: ADMINISTRATOR/RN – Osage County Health Department

August 2, 2010
Food and Formula Reference Guide – FFRG (August 1, 2010 version)
Nutrition Education Opportunity
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Two (2) Part Time Breastfeeding Peer Counselors
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Nutritionist

July 26, 2010
Breast Pump Order
Friendly Reminder – Formula Changes (Effective August 1, 2010) Important!
2011 LAP Release–Accessing Crystal Reports
Nutrition Education Opportunity
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Two (2) Part Time Breastfeeding Peer Counselors
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Nutritionist

July 19, 2010
World Breastfeeding Week Promotion
SAVE THE DATE: Nutrition Education Opportunity
2011 LAP Release–Accessing Crystal Reports
Plastic Sleeve Shipment

July 12, 2010
Emergency Release to MOWINS – July 16, 2010
WIC Basic Orientation Training Materials are on the Web

July 6, 2010
WIC Contract Rate Increase
Sesame Workshop Corrects Access Number in Free Guide
WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Study Final Implementation Report
Learning Dynamics Newsletter
New Nutrition Education Items – Oral Health
Upcoming Changes to Formulas – Important!
2011 Contract Scope of Work
2010 WIC Conference

June 28, 2010
Independence Day Holiday – July 5, 2009
FFY 2011 WIC LAP Webinars
Place Your Order for Text4Baby Promotional Posters
Pettis County Healthy Kids Carnival
National WIC Association’s (NWA) 2011 Calendars

June 21, 2010
FFY 2011 WIC State Plan Goals and Objectives
MOWINS with Vista and Windows 7 Operating Systems
Income Guidelines Extension
Participant Nutrition Education on the Web
Place Your Order for Text4Baby Promotional Posters

June 14, 2010
Education to Participants about using Full Food Package
Certificate of Training in Childhood & Adolescent Weight Management
Give Your Baby a Healthy Start – Folic Acid Awareness
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Camden County Health Department

June 7, 2010
WIC May Invoices
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: WIC Nutritionists/Dietitians—Truman Medical Centers
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Camden County Health Department

June 1, 2010
MOWINS Release 2.02.08 – On target for June 28, 2010
Changes to HDFS Screen in Mainframe Production
Updates to the WIC Resources
WIC May Invoices
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: WIC Nutritionists/Dietitians—Truman Medical Centers
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Camden County Health Department

May 24, 2010
Mandatory Revision 10 Risk Factor Training
Non–discrimination Statement
Revised policies since the release of the 2010–2011 WOM
WIC May Invoices
Job Announcement: WIC Nutritionists/Dietitians—Truman Medical Centers

May 17, 2010
Breast Pump Order
Breastfeeding Message from USDA
Invitation for FY 2011 Breastfeeding Peer Counseling (BFPC) Program
Revised Resources: Risk Factor Detail Guide (Risk Factor Definitions Table) and Criteria for High–Risk

May 10, 2010
MOWINS Reports
WIC May Invoices

May 3, 2010
Friday, May 7– Truman Holiday– WIC Help Desk Coverage
Entering Non–existent Participants and Men in MOWINS
Reminder – Hotel Reimbursement for Basic Orientation and MOWINS Training
WIC May Invoices
Reminder – New Descriptions for Enfamil LIPIL Formulas

April 26, 2010
WIC May Invoices
Income Guidelines
Over the Telephone Foreign Language Interpretation–New Statewide Contract
Plastic Sleeve Shipment
WIC Job Announcements

April 19, 2010
Business Case for Breastfeeding Conference
MOWINS Enhancements Update
Change to ER# 1.06200– Participant Violations
Revised Medical Documentation–Healthcare Provider Authorization Form (WIC 27)
New Descriptions for Enfamil LIPIL Formulas Effective Date May 3, 2010 – Important!
2010–2011 Dept. of Health and Senior Services Program for Dietetic Interns
Updates on the Translated Welcome to WIC Brochures (Printable Version)

April 12, 2010
There are no WIC Updates for the week of April 12, 2010

April 5, 2010
Breastfeeding Performance Bonus
WIC Approved Soymilk–Newly Designed Packaging
Income of 2010 Census Workers
PedNSS and PNSS 2008 Data Summaries

March 29, 2010
Microcuvette & Analyzer Deliveries
FFY 2011 WIC LAP Training
Operating Systems Compatible with MOWINS
WIC News Release
Nutrition Resources ---- Limited Quantities Available!
Growth Charts for Health Care Providers – Order by April 30, 2010!
Denim Day

March 22, 2010
Income Guidelines
New Procedure for Shipping WIC Equipment
64 oz Juice for Children
Food and Formula Reference Guide (FFRG) – Effective March 29, 2010
New Formula Descriptions Effective Date March 29, 2010 ----- IMPORTANT!
WIC Paraprofessional/Professional Training for WIC Certifiers and CPAs
Point Presentation for Redemption of Checks
Updates on WIC Resources
National Women’s Health Week

March 15, 2010
WIC Basic Orientation and MOWINS Training Dates for April – June 2010
WIC Customer Service Tips Newsletter by Learning Dynamics
Haitian Refugees in the WIC Program

March 8, 2010
Breast Pump Order
Updates on Infant Formulas --- IMPORTANT!
Testimony to Congress Addressing Breastfeeding and Obesity

March 1, 2010
Business Case for Breastfeeding Conference
Microcuvettes & Analyzers
Translated Versions of the Missouri WIC Approved Breads and Tortillas
Updated WIC Nutrition Education Resource Request Form (WIC 7)

February 22, 2010
There are no WIC Updates for the week of February 22, 2010

February 16, 2010
Additional Breastfeeding Training Funds
Help Desk Meetings
Cash Value Voucher for Women Dollar Amount Change
Additional Training Site Scheduled for Breastfeeding Training
Initial Nutrition Education PowerPoint Presentation
First Free Mobile Health Service for Pregnant Women and New Mothers
Updated WIC Resource Request Form

February 8, 2010
Amendments for Rate Increase
Additional Breastfeeding Training Funds
MOWINS Reports Request
Instructions for Direct Shipments of Formula – All CPAs Please Read!
Complaints regarding WIC Retail Vendors

February 1, 2010
Additional Training Sites Scheduled for Breastfeeding Training
Breastfeeding Coordinator Training
Urgent Call for Human Milk Donations for Haiti Infants
Participant Confidentiality
Health Information Tab/Food Package III Verification Date Box
Missouri WIC Approved Breads and Tortillas (#580, Spanish Version)
Survey for Translated Resource Items
Hotel Reimbursement for Basic Orientation and MOWINS Training

January 25, 2010
February Holidays– WIC Help Desk
WIC Help Desk Meetings
Certified Breastfeeding Educator Course (CBE)
News Release on Bisphenol (BPA)
Plastic Sleeve Shipment Plan
Cash Value Benefit/Voucher

January 19, 2010
WIC Help Desk Meetings
2010 WIC Customer Satisfaction Survey
Breastfeeding Conference, Save the Date
Extra Formula
Update on Enfamil Premium LIPIL – (Name and Label Changes)

January 11, 2010
Per Participant Rate Increase
Additional Training Sites Scheduled for Breastfeeding Training
Important MOWINS Update
Signature Pads
Scanning WIC 27 – Medical Documentation
WIC Approved Breads and Tortillas (Effective January 15, 2010)
Learning Dynamics WIC Tips
Martin Luther King Day Holiday
Transferring Participants from One Missouri LWP to Another

January 4, 2010
Per Participant Rate Increase
Using Loving Support to Glow and Grow in WIC– Breastfeeding Training
MOWINS Reports
WIC Laptops– Safe Boot
Risk Factor Assignment Issues in MOWINS
Enfamil Premium – Name and Label Changes
EleCare Formulas – Description Changes
Welcome to WIC Brochure (English)
Future Revisions to the Medical Documentation Form (WIC 27) – Deadline January 11, 2010