Fostering Healthy Children

Organization Name: Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN), Utah Department of Health
Address: 44 N. Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-584-8598
Eligibility: Foster children with special health care needs. Sliding scale based on income.
Services Provided: A program to ensure ongoing medical, dental and mental health services are provided for children in Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS) custody. This is done by maximizing quality and timeliness of health care services for the children and ensuring access to providers.

Nurses and staff from the Utah Department of Health are co-located in offices with caseworkers from DCFS. They work in partnership to coordinate the foster child's health care while in custody.
Provider Profiles: LaRene Adams, RN
Melanie Hansen, RN
Original Source: Portal staff
Last Updated: 12/9/2015