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Maternal Child Health Outreach

The VNS of Iowa Maternal Child Health Outreach Program assists uninsured children and pregnant women in obtaining health insurance and finding a doctor and dentist. Bi-lingual outreach specialists speak Spanish and English and are available by appointment at the VNS of Iowa main office. Other languages are served with the use of VNS interpreters. Program assistance includes:

  1. Connecting children to hawk-i or Medicaid
    • Answering questions about hawk-i and Medicaid
    • Providing same day enrollment and eligibility determination
    • Assisting with completion of applications and renewals
    • Helping families through the next steps as needed
       
  2. Connecting pregnant women to Presumptive Eligibility and Medicaid
    • Providing same day enrollment and eligibility determination
    • Partnering with La Clinica and Primary Health Care (East)
       
  3. Connecting kids who are under 21 years old to the VNS Dental Voucher Program when: 
    • No dental insurance is available
    • Polk County resident
    • Meets income requirements
    • Have never participated in the program

Need health insurance for your child?

Find out if you qualify for Medicaid or hawk-i today.

Call 515.558.6241 to schedule an appointment.