State Contact

Melissa Baker, M.A.
MCH Epidemiologist
WV Office of Maternal Child & Family Health
350 Capitol Street, Room 427
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304-356-4438
Fax: 304-558-3510
Email: melissa.a.baker@wv.gov

Program Description

Administration
The typical FIMR operates as a two tiered system, with a Community Review Team (CRT) and a separate Community Action Team (CAT). The CAT is often charged with taking the recommendations of the CRT and putting them into action. Does your FIMR use a two tiered system with a functioning CAT?
No

Reviews
What is the catchment area for your FIMR program?
Other catchment area: Statewide by year of death

What is the average number of cases reviewed by your FIMR team annually?
150 #Infant Deaths