HEALTHY START CASE MANAGEMENT - SAN ANTONIO METROPOLITAN HEALTH DISTRICT

210 N. Rio Grande
San Antonio, TX 78202
PHONE: 207-4725
FAX: 207-4731

CONTACT PERSON: Kelly Bellinger, Program Manager
OFFICE HOURS: Monday – Friday, 7:45 AM – 4:30 PM
BUS SERVICE: #25 E Commerce[Stop ID: 93999]
PROGRAM OFFERED: Healthy Start case management services provide home visits by a social worker or registered nurse for pregnant and postpartum women, their families and children through 2 years of age. Home visits ensure the physical and emotional well being of families being served including assistance with issues like the prevention of child/family abuse, recognition, assistance and referrals for treatment of mental health and substance abuse issues. Mothers are screened every 6 months and referred out for couseling, if needed.

PHILOSOPHY: Infant Mortality Prevention.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Pregnant women and parents of children under 2.
SERVICES PROVIDED: Health Education and Case Management, Information and Referral, Bilingual Services Provided.
TREATMENT STATEGIES: Curriculum based Health Education, Home Visitation, Care Planning, Intervention and Advocacy.