Where does your state rank for child well-being?
What percent of children on Medicaid in your state have
a medical home? What percent of mothers get early prenatal
care? What are the big challenges for maternal child health?
Find out all this and more at State Baby Facts from the
Zero To Three Policy Center.
I checked out Texas
I’m preparing to implement a health literacy promotion
program in Texas. So I clicked the Lone Start State on
the State Baby Facts map. I got a four-page report with
five pages of references. Here are some of the highlights
I found useful:
just behind Missouri.
compared to 46% nationwide (in the world’s wealthiest country!)
(The Healthy People 2020 objective is 90%)
If you are advocating for families, this is a great place to start.
Another reason I’m proud to be a ZTT Graduate Fellow.