2014 WIC Updates

Missouri WIC

August 25, 2014
Annual State Inventory Audit
Updated WIC Approved Food List (English) Shipping Plan
Basket Raffle Fundraiser for the Missouri 2014 WIC Conference - Columbia, MO
Missouri Breastfeeding Coalition Meeting/Kay Hoover Presentation
New Breastfeeding Handout and Poster
Learning Dynamics WIC Tips for August
WIC Participant Adjunct Eligibility
2014 WIC Conference Questionnaire
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - People’s Health Center WIC
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Part-Time Nutritionist - Benton County Health Department WIC

August 18, 2014
Missouri Breastfeeding Coalition Meeting/Kay Hoover Presentation
New Breastfeeding Handout and Poster
Learning Dynamics WIC Tips for August
WIC Participant Adjunct Eligibility
2014 WIC Conference Questionnaire
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - People’s Health Center
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Benton County Health Department

August 11, 2014
2014 WIC Conference Registration Form
WICHealth.org Statewide Roll-Out
WOM Policies Revisions
Low-Fat Milk Resources in Various Languages
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - People’s Health Center
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist III - DHSS Northwest District Health Office
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Benton County Health Department

August 4, 2014
Fair Hearings Policy Change
Missouri WICHealth.org Statewide Roll Out
Lactation Support Mini-Grant for Businesses
FREE Breastfeeding Solutions App
Assigning All Risk Factors
New Nutrition Education Resource
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist III - DHSS Northwest District Health Office
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Camden County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - Platte County Health Department

July 28, 2014
Public Comment Invited on 2015 WIC State Plan
Voter Registration Requirements Reminder
MOWINS Scheduled Maintenance - Reminder and Change in Plan
Void/Redeemed Checks
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc.
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clerk/HPA - Platte County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Nutritionist - Platte County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Christian County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Camden County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Saint Charles County Health Department

July 21, 2014
LWP Funding Survey
Microcuevettes and Analyzers - Response Requested
Missouri Outreach Promotional Videos
New State WIC Office Contact
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc.
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Certifier/HPA St. Charles County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist-Crescent Clinic WIC (Jackson County, MO)
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clerk/HPA - Platte County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Nutritionist- Platte County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Christian County Health Department

July 14, 2014
MODEC Social Media Awareness Campaign
Breastfeeding Initiation and Duration Report
Breast Pump Order
REMINDER - MOWINS Hot Topics Session
Save the Date - University of Minnesota National Maternal Nutrition Intensive Course Seminar Telecast
Issuance of Formula from LWP Storage
FFY 2015 LAP is ready for Use
Missouri Receives Funding To Implement eWIC
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc.
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Certifier/HPA St. Charles County HD

July 7, 2014
USDA’s Reminder of WIC’s Role in Immunizations
Mandatory WIC Final Food Package Training: Phase 1 - Reminder
Folic Acid Supplementation
New WIC Call Routing Guide
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist/Dietitian-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc.

June 30, 2014
Measles Outbreak
*New* WIC Training Portal - Implementation July 1st
Update on New Resources in English
MOWINS eLearning Training UPDATE
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist/Dietitian-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clerk/HPA - Platte County Health Department

June 23, 2014
2014 WIC Conference 40 Years of WIC - Making a Difference!
Funding Survey
New Resources in Spanish
Learning Dynamics WIC Customer Service Tip
Crystal Reports
Changes to Beech-Nut Infant Foods
Supporting Nursing Moms at Work
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist/Dietitian-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc

June 16, 2014
WIC Invoice Upgrades  
WIC Help Desk Meeting
MOWINS Scheduled Maintenance
Missouri Breastfeeding Month
Suggestions to the Welcome to WIC Brochure
Ethics Requirement for RD and DTR Recertification
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Stone County Health Department
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist/Dietitian-Grace Hill Health Centers, Inc

June 9, 2014
IBCLC Care Award
Formula Survey - CPAs and Nutritionists
New Food Items/New Descriptions in MOWINS & Resource Shipping Plan
WIC Invoice Upgrades
WIC Help Desk Meeting
New Breastfeeding Handout
Mandatory Training - WIC Final Food Rule: Phase 1
Immunizations Webinars
2014 WIC Conference 40 Years of WIC - Making a Difference!
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Stone County Health Department

June 2, 2014
MOWINS Hot Topics
NEW! Missouri WIC: 40 Years Supporting Families Webpage
May WIC Invoices
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Nutritionist - Stone County Health Department

May 27, 2014
Notification of New Milk Rule Implementation and New Resources Important
Breastfeeding Toolkit
May WIC Invoices
Crystal Reports Updates

May 19, 2014
Dangers of Drinking Raw Milk
2014 WIC Conference October 19 - 21, 2014 Save the Date
WIC Final Food Package Rule Implementation Schedule
VENA webinar: The Journey in Massachusetts-From Theory to Practice May 28 Save the Date
Updated Food & Formula Reference Guide (FFRG) - Effective June 1, 2014 SUBJECT 6: 2014 WIC Conference 40th Celebration Selfie Pictures and Stories
MOWINS Hot Topics
FFY 2015 LAP Training
Change to ER 1.01700, Participant Confidentiality Policy
May WIC Invoices
Retirement Announcement

May 12, 2014
Upcoming Holidays - Summer 2014
Trauma, Mental Health Challenges and Substance Abuse Webinar - 5/29/214
Changes to the Missouri WIC Approved Food List Schedule- Important!
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clerk - Platte County Health Department

May 5, 2014
Celebrate Screen-Free May 5 - 11
Duplicate Participants
Deceased Participants

April 28, 2014
2012 WIC Customer Satisfaction Survey
WIC Vendor e-Learning Training Modules
DHSS Program for Dietetic Interns 2014-2015
Messages from the Bureau of Immunizations
Nutrition Assessment & Extended Certification Training Posted May 2, 2014

April 21, 2014
ASAP Information for Completing BFPC and WIC BF Friendly WIC Clinic Applications
Invitation for FY 2015 Breastfeeding Peer Counseling (BFPC) Program
WIC Breastfeeding Friendly WIC Clinic Application
Truman Holiday-WIC Help Desk Coverage
Crystal Reports
MOWINS Hot Topics
REMINDER: WIC Help Desk Meeting

April 14, 2014
WIC Approved Tortillas | Brand Name Change
Poster for Children Cash Value Voucher (CVV)
Updated Food & Formula Reference Guide (FFRG) - Formula Listing
National WIC Association (NWA) 2015 WIC Calendars
Value Enhanced Nutrition Assessment (VENA) Update Webinar - May 28
May WIC Invoices
FFY14 Caseload Increases
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Certifier/Health Professional Assistant (HPA)-Cass County

April 7, 2014
Final Food Rule from USDA
MOWINS Hot Topics
Formula Approval Process
Over-the-Telephone Foreign Language Interpretation-New Statewide Contracts
Breast Pump Order

March 31, 2014
New Income Guidelines
Crystal Reports
Pregnancy and Second Hand Smoke
Selfie or Group Selfie for 40th Anniversary Celebration

March 24, 2014
Procedures for Correcting MOWINS (Mismatched and Missing) Data-REMINDER
MOWINS - Archiving Project
Supplemental Feeding
WIC Turns 40
Where Are Our WIC Kids Now

March 17, 2014
No WIC Updates

March 10, 2014
New Contact Information for WIC Vendor Agreements and Training
EatPlayGrow Lesson Plans
REMINDER: WIC Help Desk Meeting
MOWINS Hot Topics

March 3, 2014
Missouri WICHealth.org Pilot
Messages from the Bureau of Immunizations
2014 WIC and HIV/AIDS Webinar Series
Clarification-Newborn Automatic Eligibility
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Bilingual Clerk/HPA-Crescent Clinic WIC (Jackson Co.)

February 24, 2014
Canned Fish Description Change in MOWINS
20 Great Reasons to Breastfeed
Lactation support mini-grant for businesses
Breast Pump Order
Translated WIC Resource Items
Civil Rights Policies - Update
Microcuvette & Analyzer Deliveries
Influenza Message from Bureau of Immunizations

February 18, 2014
MOWINS Hot Topics
Microcuvette & Analyzer Deliveries
Mid Certification Assessment for Extended Certifications
Learning Dynamics WIC Customer Services Note
DHSS Program for Dietetic Interns 2014-2015

February 10, 2014
Mid Certification Assessment for Extended Certifications
Release 2.19 Defect that Affects Direct Shipments
Upcoming Size Change to Peanut Butter
Crystal Reports

February 3, 2014
Upcoming Changes to Formulas - Important!
Revised Breast Pump Policy
Mandatory Nutrition Assessment and Extended Certification Training
Clarification: Newborn Automatic Eligibility
NWA Leadership Conference Scholarships
The Missouri Oral Health Program

January 27, 2014
Fundamentals of Breastfeeding-An 18 Hour Course
“Using Loving Support to Grow and Glow in WIC” Training
Breastfeeding Coordinator Training

January 21, 2014
Value Enhanced Nutrition Assessment (VENA) Webinar
National Nutrition Month 2014
Microcuvettes and Analyzers - Response Requested
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC PRN Dietitian - Truman Medical Centers
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - Truman Medical Centers

January 13, 2014
Fundamentals of Breastfeeding: An 18 Hour Course - Save the Date
Affordable Care Act Pediatric Dental Benefit Slides from Dec 18 Webinar
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC PRN Dietitian - Truman Medical Centers
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor - Truman Medical Centers

January 6, 2014
MOWINS Hot Topics
State Holidays in January and February 2014