Prenatal Care Coordination

Introduction

Prenatal Care Coordination (PNCC) is a program for pregnant women and their families. This program can include visits by a Public Health Nurse who can help to coordinate the services needed for a healthy pregnancy. The program aims to connect pregnant women with area resources and needed services in their community. Basic pregnancy education with the goal of having a healthy baby and family is also provided.

Public Health Nurses can help clients in this program with the following:

  • Get information on pregnancy education (labor and delivery, infant safety, etc.) classes at their local health care facility. Help to get them signed up for these classes.
  • Assistance in applying for Head Start.
  • Education can be provided on Fetal Development, Tobacco Exposure, Alcohol Use, Breastfeeding, Safe Infant Sleep Practices, Perinatal Depression and more.
  • Get information on local resources.

Pregnant Women and Their Families

If you are a pregnant woman interested in this program, please contact Public Health at 715-395-1304 for more information or to schedule visits.

More information:

For Providers

If you would like to make a referral for a client, please fill out the following referral form and fax to Public Health at 715-395-1434.

  • Prenatal Care Coordination Referral Form