Working Together to get it Right: Examples of Precision Home Visiting




Jon Korfmacher, Robert T. Ammerman, Alonzo T. Folger, Emily E. Haroz, Allison Ingalls, Crystal Kee, and Allison Barlow

Type of Product


Program Models Included

  • Early Head Start Home-Based Option (EHS)
  • Family Spirit
  • Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS)
  • Healthy Families America (HFA)
  • Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)
  • Other Models
  • Parents as Teachers (PAT)
  • Safecare


Purpose: Provides an overview and examples of precision home visiting.
Example Topics Addressed:
Development of a novel trauma-informed approach to home visiting
A precision approach to home visiting in Family Spirit

Data Collection Methods

  • Interviews
  • Program administrative record reviews
  • Record and document reviews
  • Surveys or questionnaires



For More Information

Korfmacher, J., Ammerman, R. T., Folger, A. T.,  Haroz, E. E., Ingalls, A., Kee, C., & Barlow, A. (2019, January). Working together to get it right: Examples of precision home visiting. Paper presentation at the Eighth National Summit on Quality in Home Visiting Programs. Washington, DC.
Link to Presentation


  • Home Visiting Workforce Characteristics and Workforce Development
  • Program Enhancements, Innovations, and Promising Approaches
  • Participant Recruitment, Retention, Engagement, and Dosage