Policies and Procedures

Missouri WIC

Missouri WIC Policies

Risk Factor Detail Guide (Revised 01-06-14) Effective 7/22/13
Risk Factor Definitions Table - Children
Risk Factor Definitions Table - Infants
Risk Factor Definitions Table - Prenatals
Risk Factor Definitions Table - Breastfeeding
Risk Factor Definitions Table - Postpartum

WIC Operations Manual (WOM)

expand Missouri WIC Scope of Work
The Missouri WIC Scope of Work is the Local WIC Provider (LWP) Contract for the provision of services in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).
collapse Missouri WIC Scope of Work
The Missouri WIC Scope of Work is the Local WIC Provider (LWP) Contract for the provision of services in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).
WIC Local Agency Nutrition Services Scope of Work FFY2014
Attachment A - Certifications
Attachment B - Subrecipient Certifications
Attachment C - Budget Page
Attachment D - Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program
Attachment E - Dietetic Interns
Exhibit 1 - Everify
Terms and Conditions

Missouri WIC Procedure Manuals

Disclaimer & Non-Discrimination Statement


FFRG Food & Formula Reference Guide: Formula Listing
(Effective October 1, 2014)



FFRG Food & Formula Reference Guide: Guidelines
(Effective October 1, 2014)




Food Instrument Redemption Procedures - Local WIC Providers are required to provide participants with a complete explanation of how to redeem food instruments.  By using the Redemption PowerPoint presentation local WIC providers can be assured all components of the required information will be presented to the WIC participant.  The Redemption of Checks PowerPoint contains colored slides which are designed to be used electronically or printed (flipchart).

MOWINS Formula Changes & Instructions - This is a summary of formula changes for May 28, 2013.

expand Health and Nutrition Assessment Handbook (HNAH)
This handbook is meant to provide basic information on the process and procedures for the Missouri WIC Program as referred in policies.
collapseHealth and Nutrition Assessment Handbook (HNAH)
This handbook is meant to provide basic information on the process and procedures for the Missouri WIC Program as referred in policies.

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Introduction - The Missouri WIC Mission statement and other general information regarding the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. Revised 10/2012
Anthropometric - This section provides guidance on anthropometric equipment purchases as well as the procedures on how to obtain and record accurate anthropometric data reflective of the participant's category. Revised 7/2013
Biochemical - This section provides guidance on biochemical and other medical risk criteria used during the certification process to establish eligibility for participation in the program and as a basis for either preventive or curative nutrition or health interventions. Revised 10/2012
Nutrition Assessment - This section provides guidance on the process of obtaining and synthesizing information about a participant's nutrition status in order to provide the most appropriate individualized WIC services. Revised 10/2012
        Nutrition Assessment Procedures - This section provides guidance
        on the Initial and Follow-up Nutrition Assessment Questions
        in the system. Revised 7/2013

Participant-Centered Nutrition Education and Goals - The section provides guidance to assist counseling staff in providing consistent high-quality nutrition education and participant centered-goal setting. Revised 10/2012
Oral Assessment - This section provides guidance on performing an oral inspection. Revised 10/2012
Standard Abbreviations & Meanings - This section provides guidance on approved abbreviations and meanings used in the Missouri WIC Program.
Revised 7/2013


National Voter Registration Act Training

Technical Assistance Packet

WIC Local Agency Plan (LAP) Manual