Idaho Discretionary Awards

Project Title: Universal Newborn Hearing and Screening

Grant Number: H61MC00010
Project Start Date: April 01, 2000
Project End Date: March 31, 2020
Organization: IDAHO STATE DEPT. OF HEALTH & WELFARE
Address: W State St Boise ID 83702
Project Director: Brian Shakespeare
Phone Number: (208) 334-0983
Email: Brian.Shakespeare@dhw.idaho.gov

Project Description

The purpose of this program is to develop statewide comprehensive and coordinated programs and systems of care targeted towards ensuring that newborns and infants are receiving appropriate and timely newborn hearing services including screening, evaluation, diagnosis, and early intervention (EI).

Project Title: MCHB State Systems Development Initiative

Grant Number: H18MC00013
Project Start Date: October 01, 1997
Project End Date: November 30, 2022
Organization: IDAHO STATE DEPT. OF HEALTH & WELFARE
Address: Boise ID 83720
Project Director: Andrew T Bourne
Phone Number: (208) 332-7366
Email: Andy.Bourne@dhw.idaho.gov

Project Description

Idaho's MCH program needs data capacity support.

Project Title: Family Professional Partnership/CSHCN

Grant Number: H84MC12896
Project Start Date: June 01, 2009
Project End Date: May 31, 2022
Organization: Idaho Parents Unlimited Inc.
Address: S 8th Street Boise ID 83702
Project Director: Angela Lindig
Phone Number: (208) 342-5884
Email: angela@ipulidaho.org

Project Description

Idaho families who have children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) need information and resources to partner at all levels of decision-making and to make the best healthcare choices and treatment decisions for their children that are cost-effective and improve health outcomes.

Project Title: Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Grant Program

Grant Number: X10MC33577
Project Start Date: September 30, 2019
Project End Date: September 29, 2021
Organization: HEALTH AND WELFARE, IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF
Address: 450 W State Street - 9th Floor Boise ID 83720
Project Director: Jacquie Watson
Phone Number: (208) 334-5963
Email: Jacquie.Watson@dhw.idaho.gov

Project Description

The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program supports the delivery of coordinated and comprehensive high-quality and voluntary early childhood home visiting services to eligible families living in at-risk communities. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), which administers this program in partnership with the Administration for Children and Families, funds states, territories, and tribal entities to develop and implement evidence-based programs that best meet the needs of their communities.

Project Title: EMSC Partnership Grants

Grant Number: H33MC06687
Project Start Date: March 01, 2006
Project End Date: March 31, 2022
Organization: IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND WELFARE
Address: W State St Boise ID 83702
Project Director: Xenya Poole
Phone Number: (208) 334-2124
Email: xenya.poole@dhw.idaho.gov

Project Description

The EMS for Children State Partnership Grant is working on reducing child and youth mortality and morbidity sustained due to severe illness or trauma in the State of Idaho. We are also working to ensure up to date emergency medical care is provided to Idaho's pediatric population and our local agencies have the education and resources required to do so.

Date Last Reviewed:  November 2020