West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau of Public Health, Office of Maternal and Child Health. n.d.. Did you know—Help is available with the costs of health care for pregnant women and children with special health needs: A guide to the funding sources that will pay for medical services. Charleston, WV: West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Office of Maternal and Child Health, 73 pp.
Annotation: This directory identifies programs administered by the West Virginia state government that provide financial support for pregnant women and children with special health needs; it is for the use of intermediaries that assist families find financial assistance. The entries are arranged topically under the administering agency; each provides an overview of the types of services provided and contact information. Services described include: EPSDT, pediatric health services, the early intervention project, the Right from the Start Project, Medicaid, and Supplemental Security Income for Children with Disabilities, among others. Other chapters address common questions about billing and support services for families of children with special needs.
Contact: West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health, State Capitol Complex, Building 3, Room 206, Charleston, WV 25305, Telephone: (304) 558-0684 Contact Phone: (304) 558-5388 Fax: (304) 558-1130 Web Site: http://www.wvdhhr.org/mcfh Single copies available at no charge.
Keywords: Access to health care, Children, Children with special health care needs, Federal programs, Financial support, Low income groups, Pregnant women, State programs, West Virginia