Maternal Child Health Program VNA Care

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Contact Information

VNA Care
Contact: Margo Bourne, RN, clinical manager
Email Address: mbourne@vnab.org
Phone: 617 886-6500

500 Rutherford Avenue Charlestown, MA 02129
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Maternal Child Health Program

Narrative

VNA Care’s Maternal Child Health Team (MCH) is a team of highly skilled obstetrical and pediatric nurses who provide home care services to women with high-risk pregnancies, premature infants, children with acute, chronic or terminal illnesses’ as well as early maternity discharge.

Examples of MCH TEAM referrals include:

  • High-risk prenatal and postpartum care
  • High-risk infants, including prematurity, NAS
  • Infants or children with cardiac anomalies
  • Infants with feeding problems
  • Breastfeeding difficulties
  • Early Maternity Discharge visits
  • C-Section wound care
  • High-risk teen moms and infants
  • Children and adolescents with cancer
  • Children and adolescents with diabetes or asthma
  • Environmental assessment for asthma triggers

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy

Program Type

  • Case Management
  • Medical

Populations Served

  • AIDS/HIV
  • Birth Defects
  • Blood disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Burns
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cleft Lip & Palate
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deaf
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Delay Birth to 3
  • Developmental Disability
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Growth Disorders
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Kidney Disease
  • Leukemia
  • Rare disorders/low incidence
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Spina Bifida

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18

Accessibility Features

  • Services at Home

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Medicare, Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: HICFA