Members are instructed to immediately notify their county health department and state Department of Human Services if they choose not to take a sick child to the doctor and to comply with all laws. The site also includes a form members can send to those agencies when a child is sick inviting authorities to examine the child.
The parents' names were not released. They also have a 1-year-old child, Dougherty said.
He said the DHS has been notified about the death. A report will be sent to the district attorney's office when it is completed, Dougherty said.