Maternal Child Health Center

Atrium Medical Center’s Maternal Child Health Center (MCHC) provides a wide spectrum of care for women and children residing within Butler and Warren counties in Southwest Ohio.  From onsite routine care to coordination of specialized services, we provide comprehensive women’s health care and pediatric services.  On-site social workers and interpreters are available to assist our patients and families. 

The Maternal Child Health Center focuses on the medical procedures and services that women and children need. From gynecological and pregnancy care to routine wellness checks, we’re there for the community.  MCHC provides a “medical home” for our pediatric patients from birth to 18 years of age. 

Services for Women include:

  • Annual preventative exams i.e. pelvic exams, or “pap smears”, breast examinations
  • Mammogram referral
  • Gynecological care and information
  • Preconception counseling
  • Sexually transmitted disease evaluation and treatment
  • Birth Control
  • Sterilization
  • Smoking cessation referrals
  • Health education
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Prenatal care for low risk mothers
  • Prenatal care for high risk mothers i.e. gestational diabetes, hypertension, preterm labor, advanced maternal age
  • 17-P administration
  • Childbirth education classes
  • Breastfeeding support and education
  • Minor office procedures i.e. Colposcopy, biopsy, LEEP
  • Influenza and Tdap immunizations

Services for Children include:

  • Routine preventative exams
  • Sick child visits
  • Immunizations
  • Sport and school physicals
  • Lab screenings
  • Vision screening
  • Hearing screening
  • Minor office procedures i.e. ear irrigations, wart removal
  • Preventative health and nutritional education
  • Education in infant, child, and adolescent growth and development, and child safety (Safe sleep, care seat safety, immunization education, developmental milestones)
  • Dental varnish

We provide services without the ability to pay and financial counselors are available by appointment to assist our patients with applying for an income-based discount.  We accept Medicaid and Medicare plans:  Buckeye, CareSource, Paramount, and UHC.

Source: Robyne Head, Director of Maternal Child Health Center At Atrium Medical Center

Content Updated: September 26, 2013

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