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Infant Mortality Strategic Plan Previous Page

Chapter 1: Preconception Health

Strategic Goal 1: To improve the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors of reproductive age women related to preconception health across the Commonwealth.

Implementation Teams: Oral Health among pregnant women, Pregnancy Medical Home, and Obesity and nutrition

Chapter 2: Prematurity

Strategic Goal 2: To reduce premature births across the Commonwealth.

Implementation Teams: Tobacco cessation among pregnant women, Early Elective Delivery, Pregnancy Medical Home, and Father Involvement

Chapter 3: Interconception Care and Family Planning

Strategic Goal 3: To improve interconception care and family planning across the Commonwealth.

Implementation Teams: Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs), Obesity and Nutrition, Text4baby, and Interconception care and family planning

Chapter 4: Injury Prevention and Positive Parenting

Strategic Goal 4: To improve injury prevention and positive parenting efforts within Virginia.

Implementation Teams: SUIDs/Safe to Sleep, Positive parenting, Home visiting, Shaken Baby, Maternal Mental Health, and Breastfeeding

Chapter 5: Data Collection, Analysis, Dissemination and Evaluation

Strategic Goal 5: To improve the collection, analysis, dissemination, and evaluation of perinatal factors which influence infant mortality.

Implementation Teams: Perinatal Data Plan, Data, Evaluation and Policy


Last Updated: 02-12-2014

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