Start Smart For Baby


The Start Smart for Baby team can answer breastfeeding questions and help Iowa Total Care members obtain a breast pump. An electric breast pump is a covered benefit for all mothers who choose to breastfeed. Breast pumps can be ordered through a partnership with Medline.

Services:

  • Breast pump
  • Information and referral to community resources
  • Breastfeeding support and resources

Eligibility:

Iowa Medicaid members who are enrolled in Iowa Total Care and are pregnant or within 60 days post birth.

Intake Process:

Complete the Notification of Pregnancy form on the member portal or call Member Services at 1-833-404-1061 (TTY: 711) to get started. Once the Notification of Pregnancy form is completed a breast pump can be ordered. The breast pump must be ordered within 60 days post birth.

Payment:

Medicaid — Iowa Total Care

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

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