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Health Services for Infants and Young Children

Administrative Care Coordination Unit (ACCU)

The Administrative Care Coordination Unit serves as a resource for Medicaid recipients who experience difficulties with accessing,navigating and/or utilizing health care services. Referrals to ACCU services are primarily through health care providers, Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) and other social services workers. For more information, call 410-535-5400. D.C. metro area call 301-855-1353. Baltimore area call 410-269-1051.

Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP)

The Maryland Children’s Health Program is a health insurance program for children up to age 19 and pregnant women of any age. This program provides comprehensive health care coverage to children and pregnant women in families with low to average incomes. MCHP is designed to cover health care costs. Income before taxes and other deductions are considered in determining eligibility.

> More Info about MCHP

Maternal and Child Health

The Calvert County Maternal Child Health Program assists pregnant women to access and properly utilize health related services, to practice healthy behaviors, and to utilize good parenting skills.  Additionally there are infants, children, and adolescents with special health care and psychosocial needs who are at risk for poor life outcomes due to difficulties accessing care.  At risk women and children are referred to the program for evaluation and needed services, placing a strong emphasis on frequent home visiting and case management, to improve pregnancy outcomes and to improve the emotional, social, and physical development of children.

Maternal and Child Health Programs include Healthy Beginnings, Healthy Start, Children with Special Health Care Needs, Lead Poisoning Prevention Program, and the Surveillance and Quality Improvement Program.

> More Info about the Maternal Child Health Program

Calvert County Infants and Toddlers Program

The Infants and Toddlers program helps families who have concerns about their child's development from birth through age two. Call 443-550-8379 to speak confidentially with a child development specialist.

Community Resources Directory

Contact Information:
410-535-5400 (Local)
301-855-1353 (Washington Line)
410-269-1051 (Baltimore Line)
410-535-5285 (Fax)
E-Mail:  mdh-dl-calchd-communityhealthcchd@maryland.gov

Links for Further Information:
National Healthy Start Association

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

Maryland State Dept. of Education-Special Education Division


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