Children with Special
Health Care Needs
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Fostering Healthy Children Program

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Who may receive these services:

  • picture of child on rockThe Fostering Healthy Children Program nursing staff work in partnership with the DCFS caseworkers to coordinate health care services (including medical, dental and mental health) for Utah foster children.

  • Each child's health care, including acute medical, mental health, dental health, preventive and when appropriate, specialty care will be evaluated and tracked to ensure the child's optimum health.

  • Nursing staff will identify and work with the child/family's primary care health provider whenever possible, and where one is not available, will help the child/family establish a medical home.











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