October 1, 2018 WIC Updates
SUBJECT 1: WIC Invoicing/WIC 24 Invoice
SUBJECT 2: Upcoming Holiday
SUBJECT 3: MOWINS Help Desk Closures
SUBJECT 4: Breast Pump Order
JOB POSTING: Part Time Community Dietitian - Family Care Health Centers
JOB POSTING: Dietitian/Nutritionist - Phelps/Maries County Health Department
JOB POSTING: Part Time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - St. Charles County Health Department
SUBJECT 1: WIC Invoicing/WIC 24 Invoice. When creating a Budget Adjustment or Invoice in the Online WIC Invoicing (WIC 24) application, please double check the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY). After October 1, the FFY for Budget Adjustments automatically defaults to 2019. If you have any questions, please contact Laura Thompson at Laura.Thompson@health.mo.gov or 573-526-7901.
SUBJECT 2: Upcoming Holiday. The WIC state agency will be closed and there will be no MOWINS Help Desk coverage on October 8, 2018.
SUBJECT 3: MOWINS Help Desk Closures. The MOWINS Help Desk will be closed on the following dates and times:
- Thursday, October 18, all day
- Tuesday, October 30 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
The MOWINS Help Desk will check email frequently during the closure times and will respond as soon as possible.
SUBJECT 4: Breast Pump Order. Hygeia has begun shipping orders for breast pumps and personal accessory sets. Please remember that the following procedure must be followed in order to verify receipt of shipment for payment and to receive the required WIC tags from the state agency:
- Immediately upon receipt of shipment, please locate the packing slip and verify that your agency received the products and quantities stated.
- Sign the packing slip to verify the order is correct.
- Fax the signed packing slip to the state agency at 573-526-1470. WIC tags will be mailed to your agency upon receipt of your packing slip.
- If your agency did not receive what was stated on the packing slip, please contact the state agency immediately.
If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Schlientz by email at Lisa.Schlientz@health.mo.gov or by telephone at 573-751-6468.
JOB POSTING: Part Time Community Dietitian - Family Care Health Centers. Family Care Health Centers is accepting applications for a part-time (24 hrs./week) Community Dietitian. Responsibilities include providing nutrition education and counseling to eligible WIC families, outpatient medical nutrition therapy, and community outreach.
Qualifications: BS in Nutrition, RD or RD eligible; Licensed in Missouri.
To apply, send resume to:
Amy Callico, RD, LD
Nutrition Services Team Leader
Family Care Health Centers
401 Holly Hills Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63111
(314) 353-5190 x3043
JOB POSTING: Dietitian/Nutritionist - Phelps/Maries County Health Department. The Phelps/Maries County Health Department is seeking a Dietitian/Nutritionist in our WIC program. Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following: dietetics, public health nutrition, human nutrition, nutritional services, nutrition and fitness, sports nutrition, restaurant food service management, human environmental services, or home economics. Qualified candidates will have at least 15 semester hours in foods and nutrition, including at least one course in diet therapy or medical nutrition therapy I & II and one course in community nutrition or nutrition in the life cycle.
Excellent communication, computer, and time-management skills a must. Ability to multi-task is essential. Must pass a physical, drug screen, and background check. Competitive pay with excellent benefits available.
Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or mail to:
200 N Main St, Ste. G-51
Rolla, MO, 65401
Resumes will be accepted until position is filled.
JOB POSTING: Part Time Breastfeeding Counselor - St. Charles County Health Department. The Saint Charles County (SCC) Health Department is currently accepting applications for Breastfeeding Peer Counselor position within the WIC Program. The selected candidate will give basic breastfeeding information and support to new mothers and help mothers achieve their own breastfeeding goals. Personal breastfeeding experience is a must. For detailed job description please visit SCC Human Resources Employment Opportunities website: https://hr.sccmo.org/mss/employmentopportunities/default.aspx
All applications must be submitted only through the Saint Charles County Self-Service Website at http://hr.sccmo.org/hr. Faxed, e-mailed, or printed applications will not be accepted. For questions, please contact Eva Obirek at email@example.com