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Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

The mission of CSHCN is to assure quality health care and related services for children and youth with special needs and their families throughout the State of Utah.

July is National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness & Prevention Month!

Childr with cleft palate

National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness & Prevention Month Established by AmeriFace and cleftAdvocate Cleft and craniofacial conditions affect thousands of infants, children, teens and adults in the United States each year. Some are born with congenital anomalies like cleft lip and palate, others with more complex, life-threatening craniofacial conditions. Some are burned; others are injured in accidents and animal attacks, or diagnosed with various oral/head/neck and skin diseases.

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Zika Virus


    Up to date information on Zika Virus is located at:
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website found at     Utah Department of Health website

For Utah specific testing instructions regarding submission of diagnostic specimens for Zika virus testing refer to Submitting Diagnostic Specimens for Zika Virus Testing.



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