Benchmark Resources


MIECHV programs collect data on federal benchmarks in the following six areas:

  1. Improved maternal and newborn health
  2. Prevention of child injuries, child abuse, neglect, or maltreatment, and reduction of emergency department visits
  3. Improvement in school readiness and achievement
  4. Reduction in crime or domestic violence
  5. Improvements in family economic self-sufficiency
  6. Improvements in the coordination and referrals for other community resources and supports

We provide the following two annual reports to the Health Resources and Services Administration:

Benchmark Resources

FY18 Forms 1 and 2 at a Glance: Data collection cheat sheet
FY18 Benchmarks at a Glance: Benchmarks cheat sheet

Data Collection Manual: Data collection and reporting policies and procedures
Benchmark Glossary: Description of each benchmark area


Required Data Collection Forms



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