Child and Adolescent Health
Services for children from infancy to adulthood.
More than 38,000 infants are born in Mississippi each year. As an EPSDT provider, we provide preventive health services for children from birth to 21 years of age through county health departments.
We provide services or coordinate referrals for the following:
Call the Child and Adolescent Health program at (601) 576-7464, or contact a county health department near you.
|Newborn genetic follow-up||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/41,0,101,html|
|Lead poisoning prevention & screening||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/41,0,176,html|
|Developmental assessments and support||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/41,0,163,html|
|Basic health checks (EPDST)||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/41,0,164,html|
|Choosing daycare for your child||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,183,742,html|
|Find a licensed child care facility or youth camp||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,332,183,438,html|
|Child safety checklist||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/43,978,98,112,html|
|a county health department near you||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/19,0,166,html|
Find this page at http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/index.cfm