WIC, Public Health, & Health Care ReformHealth care in the U.S. is changing. Reforms focus on reduced costs, better patient experiences, and improved health outcomes. WIC has had these same goals for decades! Reforms also focus on prevention, an underpinning of WIC. New opportunities for WIC and public health to join efforts are available now and unfolding in the future. In particular, WIC’s breastfeeding support expertise is a resource for partnering with community health centers. The resources on this page are designed to help in these efforts.
CWA is supporting the WIC staff and agencies in understanding and engaging in CalAIM reforms. Here are related resources. For questions contact Karen Farley, [email protected].
We have an historic opportunity in health reform to improve nutrition access and education by linking services and programs among health providers, health plan administrators, and community organizers.
An analysis of claims data and an estimate of cost savings for the use of support, supplies, and counseling services, in the Medi-Cal market.