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Guides, Manuals, and Tools Archive

Sustaining The FIMR Program: A Toolkit

March 30, 2016 — This document provides an overview of strategies to sustain a FIMR program.

FIMR Process Overview for New Team Members

September 16, 2015 — This publication provides an overview of the FIMR process, role of CRT and CAT members, and suggested team members.

FIMR for Title V directors!

January 23, 2015 — Fetal and Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) is a valuable tool that can enhance your Title V Needs Assessment. Here are some publications and resources that can help you start a FIMR in your region.

FIMR for Healthy Start Programs

January 23, 2015 — New to FIMR? Looking to strengthen collaboration between your local FIMR and Healthy Start site? Here are some tools and resources to help you get started.

Healing Unresolved Grief: Embracing Your Journey

December 3, 2014 — Healing Unresolved Grief: Embracing Your Journey is a seven week support group curriculum for empowering mothers who have experienced a pregnancy loss, stillbirth or infant death less than one year of age.

Description of FIMR

November 24, 2014 — This one page overview of NFIMR is a great tool for describing and sharing the FIMR process as well as NFIMR contact information.

Voices from the Community- Cross Cultural Expressions of Grief

August 13, 2012 — This document summarizes panel presentations from four National Fetal-Infant Mortality Review (NFIMR) conferences around cross cultural experiences of bereavement and grief.

Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Manual: A Guide for Communities (2nd Edition)

April 20, 2011 — This manual is the "go to" reference for new and existing FIMR projects.

FIMR: A Decade of Lessons Learned

April 19, 2011 — In order to understand some of the common elements that contribute to successful, long-term FIMR operation, we interviewed a sample of nine well-established programs from different parts of the country. We also chose programs with different start-up funding sources and a variety of lead agency sponsors.

Fetal and Infant Mortality Review: A Guide for Home Interviewers

April 18, 2011 — The Fetal and Infant Mortality Review: A Guide for Home Interviewers provides FIMR home interviewers with technical skills and best practices necessary to conduct maternal interviews.

Thinking Creatively: What FIMR Team Members Need to Know to Foster Community Buy-in

April 17, 2011 — This document adapts concepts that underpin the development of community support for the FIMR methodology and provides insights that will help FIMR team members foster community buy-in.

Social Marketing: A Strategy to Take FIMR Recommendations to Action

April 16, 2011 — Social Marketing: A Strategy to Take FIMR Recommendations to Action highlights social marketing strategies and includes steps to planning a social marketing campaign.

Entrevista Domiciliaria

April 14, 2011 — This document is a Spanish translation of the maternal interview questions.



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