Title

Evaluation of the Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker (MIHOW) Program Model In a Sample of Hispanic Women: A Collaborative Project between Catholic Charities and Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Date

2016

Author(s)

Melanie Lutenbacher, Mary S. Dietrich, and Tonya Elkins

Type of Product

Evaluation Report

Model(s)

  • Other Models

Description

Purpose: Evaluate MIHOW, a home visiting program that targets pregnant women and young families, starting in pregnancy and continuing until the child reaches 3 years old.
Example Topics Addressed: 
Safe sleep practices
Relationship between child health and maternal health
Children in economically disadvantaged communities

Data Collection Methods

  • Interviews
  • Parent-child observations
  • Site visits
  • Standardized assessment tools
  • Surveys or questionnaires

Status

Finished

For More Information

Melanie Lutenbacher
melanie.lutenbacher@vanderbilt.edu

Topics

  • Participant, Family, and Program Outcomes
  • Program Enhancements, Innovations, and Promising Approaches