Healthcare Providers

Abbott Formula Recall

On Thursday, February 17, 2022, Abbott, the Virginia WIC infant formula contractor, announced the proactive, voluntary recall of some powdered Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare formulas manufactured in Sturgis, Michigan. Virginia WIC is working to make participating families aware of the disruption and provide solutions/alternatives.

 

To find Virginia WIC-approved formula substitutions, see our
Approved Substitutions *Updated 4/20/22* 

 

Letter for Healthcare Providers Regarding the Abbott Formula Recall 

from Paula Garrett, MS, RD

Virginia WIC State Director

Resources

Virginia WIC Reports

Virginia WIC Local Agency Contact List

Virginia WIC FAQs

STANDARD WIC BENEFITS

MEDICAL DOCUMENTATION

FORMULA TYPES AND SPECIFICS

MODIFICATIONS TO WIC SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD BENEFITS