WIC Information for Health Care Providers - Minnesota Dept. of Health

WIC Information for Health Care Providers
MN WIC Program


infant with stethoscope on back As a healthcare provider, you are a key partner in assisting WIC participants make healthy choices. Here you'll find information about breastfeeding promotion, the WIC food package, medical formula documentation forms, WIC data and other resources.

We value your partnership and look forward to working with you! Please let us know how we can be helpful.

Phone: 800-657-3942 / 651-201-4404 or Contact Us via the website

Minnesota WIC Referral Form
Please complete this online form to refer your patients to the Minnesota WIC Program. This form may also be used to provide medical data to the WIC Program for current participants.

Minnesota WIC Medical Data Form (WORD)
Health Care Providers can use this form to provide medical data to the WIC Program.

WIC Services during COVID-19

Minnesota WIC Services during COVID-19 (WORD)
Minnesota WIC Services during COVID-19 (PDF)
Memo to Health Care Providers encouraging sharing of height/weight/hemoglobin measurements with WIC clinics.

About WIC

The WIC Program is Refreshed! (PDF)
WIC at a Glance
WIC's Mission
How WIC Helps
Am I Eligible for WIC? (WIC Income Guidelines)
Other WIC Eligibility Requirements
WIC Agency Directory

Breastfeeding

Food Packages

Standard Food Packages at a Glance - Children and Women (PDF)

Mom and Baby WIC Food Packages (PDF)

Food Package Pictorials

MN WIC Shopping Guides

Federal Regulations: USDA Final Rule on the WIC Food Package

Formula

Nutrition Resources

Outreach Materials

Reports and Data

Fact Sheets/Information
Minnesota WIC Facts and WIC services maps & charts

Breastfeeding
Annual reports, fact sheets/information and maps about breastfeeding initiation and duration.

Weight Status
Annual reports, fact sheets/information and maps on obesity and overweight status in MN WIC children aged 2-5 and women

Obesity: Facts and Figures
Data on obesity in Minnesota adults

WIC Data Summary Reports

  • Minnesota County Health Tables
    A compilation of public health data for Minnesota and its 87 counties. WIC data are found under the Morbidity section in 2011 and later. In 2010 and prior years, WIC data are found in Demographics.
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