Maternal Infant Health

Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP)

The Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP) is a home visiting program for pregnant mothers and infants who have Medicaid insurance. MIHP provides support and education to promote healthy pregnancies, good birth outcomes, and healthy infants.

Services include:

  • A team consisting of a Registered Nurse, Licensed Social Worker, and Nutritionist work together to develop an individualized Plan of Care for each family.
  • Coordination of MIHP services with the beneficiary's health care provider and Medicaid Health Plan (who assist and supplement that care) The MIHP Coordinator is able to work with the family’s health care providers as needed to coordinate pregnancy, postpartum, and infant care needs.
  • Home visits,  office visits, or telehealth visits to provide support and resources, while working with the individualized Plan of Care, to promote the best outcomes for each family.
  • Transportation services and travel reimbursement may be arranged.
  • Referrals are made to local community services (e.g., mental health, substance misuse, intimate partner violence, basic needs assistance) as needed.
  • Referral to local childbirth education or parenting classes

To learn more and enroll, call us at 1-800-432-4121.

*MIHP is a program for all Michigan women with Medicaid health insurance who are pregnant and all infants with Medicaid. It is a benefit of their insurance.