HEALTHCARE - CHILDREN
Children with Diabetes
The online community for kids, families, and adults with diabetes.
Children with Special Health Care Needs Program
The Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Program, in the Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health (OMCFH) advances the health and well-being of children and youth with certain chronic, debilitating conditions by providing specialized medical care and care coordination services to children under 21 years of age who meet financial and medical eligibility criteria.
HealthCheck – West Virginia's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Program
HealthCheck is the name of West Virginia's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Program (E.P.S.D.T.). It is a mandated Medicaid Program enacted in 1967 to ensure that Medicaid-eligible children under age 21 receive a comprehensive range of preventive and primary health services. This program provides periodic, comprehensive health examinations; vision, dental and hearing assessments; immunizations; and treatment follow-up of conditions found through the health examination.
Healthline Type 2 Diabetes Information
Healthline provides a very comprehensive overview of Type 2 Diabetes as a critical starting point for individuals and/or their loved ones.
Medicaid's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) page
Describes the EPSDT program and the requirements of states.
West Virginia Children's Health Insurance Program
A low cost health care plan for children and teenagers of working families.
West Virginia Office of Epidemiology and Prevention Services
The mission of the West Virginia Office of Epidemiology and Prevention Services is to improve the health, well-being and quality of life for all West Virginians through disease surveillance, investigation, analysis, education and prevention services.