NEW REPORT

Effective Fiscal Year 2014, the Breastfeeding reports have been combined and are based on Food Packages Issued for the quarter. If you have any questions or experience any difficulty with the new WIC Breastfeeding Report, please contact your Regional Team or Jeff Peddycoart via email.

Description of 2014 WIC Breastfeeding Report 

Report Item Data Entry Data Field Selection Criteria
Clinic/Agency Food Instruments (FI01) Clinic ID Clinic where food instruments were issued.
Continued Clinic/Agency
Program Information (PA15) location number
program code open/cert
date closed/term date
program status category
Clinic location where infant was active in WIC when food instruments were issued.
Total Infants at 4, 8 & 12 weeks Participant Enrollment (PA03) date of birth Infants who were born seven months before the report period.
Continued Total Infants at 4, 8 & 12 weeks Food Instruments (FI01) Valid from Date
Obligation Status Code
Infants with a non-voided food package issued at 4, 8, or 12 weeks.
Exclusively Breastfed at 4, 8 & 12 weeks Food Instruments (FI01) Food package number FI sequence number Food package for exclusively breastfed infants.
Ever Breastfed Infant/Child Health Visit (PA09) Type of service ever breastfed Any WIC service type code.
Ever breastfed indicator set to yes.
Any Breastfeeding at 6 months Food Instruments (FI01) Food package number FI sequence number Food packages for breastfed infants.

Description of 2013 Breastfeeding Reports

The SFY2013 reports focused on Exclusivity and Duration and the Breastfeeding Initiation was no longer tracked.  The report descriptions are made for the people who are working in the Cornerstone system, it explains what screens and fields affect the report.

Report description for 2013 Infants Born to WIC Mothers during the Reporting Period

Report Item Data Entry Screen Data Field Selection Criteria
Clinic Program Information (PA15) clinic id Clinic where the mother was active in WIC at delivery.
Total Newborn Infants Program Information (PA15) program code
open/cert date
actual closed/term date
program status, category
Participants who were active in WIC during the report period with a category of breastfeeding, postpartum or pregnant.
Continued Total Newborn Infants Postpartum Data (PA10) actual delivery date
pregnancy outcome
infant's participant id
Live birth with an actual delivery date during the report period.
Continued Total Newborn Infants Birth Data (PA11) mother's participant id Used to link mothers and infants not linked on the postpartum data screen.
Continued Total Newborn Infants Participant Group Relationships (PA06) participant id
group id
relationship
Used to link mothers and infants not linked on the postpartum data screen.
Continued Total Newborn Infants Participant Duplicate Resolution (PA22) participant id Eliminate duplicates.
Ever Breastfed Infant/Child Health Visit (PA09) type of service
visit date
ever breastfed
Any WIC service type code.
Ever breastfed indicator set to yes.

Report Description for 2013 WIC Infants turning One Year Old during the Reporting Period.

Report Item Data Entry Screen Data Field Selection Criteria
Clinic Program Information (PA15) clinic id Clinic where the infant was active in WIC at 6 months.
Total on WIC at 6 months Participant Enrollment (PA03) date of birth Infants who had their first birthday during the report period.
Continued Total on WIC at 6 months Program Information (PA15) program code
open/cert date
actual closed/term date
program status
category
Infants who were active in WIC at 6 months old.
Ever Breastfed Infant/Child Health Visit (PA09) type of service
visit date
ever breastfed
Any WIC service type code.
Ever breastfed indicator set to yes.
Still Breastfed at 6 months Infant/Child Health Visit (PA09) type of service
visit date
ever breastfed
date BF ceased
Any WIC service type code.
Ever breastfed indicator set to yes.
Date breastfeeding ceased after the infant's 6 month birthday.