Reference Catalog

The NHVRC Reference Catalog features home visiting research and evaluation conducted outside of the resource center. Items include evaluation plans, research briefs, conference and poster presentations, cost studies, and fact sheets. Select one or more of the checkboxes below and/or enter keywords into the search tool to refine the entries displayed. Inclusion in the NHVRC Reference Catalog does not constitute an endorsement of the product, in whole or in part, or its authors. Please see the bottom of the page for additional information, including our process for selecting items.

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Topics
Title
Date
Description
Program Models Included

Maternal Relationship Security as a Moderator of Home Visiting Impacts on Maternal Psychosocial Functioning

2013
There is variability in home visiting program impacts on the outcomes achieved by high risk families. An understanding of how...Read More
Healthy Families America (HFA)

Home Visiting and the Family-Centered Medical Home: Synergistic Services to Promote Child Health

2013
Purpose: Review contributions of home visiting programs and the family-centered medical home and make recommendations for how to evaluate their...Read More

Implementing and Preparing for Home Visits

2012
The most common setting for early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families is the home....Read More
Other Models

Maternal Perceptions of Help From Home Visits by Nurse-Community Health Worker Teams

2012
We used data from a home visiting trial to examine low-income women’s perceptions of services received from nurses (the community...Read More
Other Models

Supporting Replication and Scale-Up of Evidence-Based Home Visiting Programs: Assessing the Implementation Knowledge Base

2014
In recent years, researchers, policymakers, and practitioners have expressed a growing interest in the use of interventions with scientific evidence...Read More

Listening With Care: Using Narrative Methods to Cultivate Nurses’ Responsive Relationships in a Home Visiting Intervention With Teen Mothers

2013
Effective public health nursing relies on the development of responsive and collaborative relationships with families. While nurse-family relationships are endorsed...Read More
Other Models

Home Visitation Program Effectiveness and the Influence of Community Behavioral Norms: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis of Prenatal Smoking Cessation

2012
Background: The influence of community context on the effectiveness of evidence-based maternal and child home visitation programs following implementation is...Read More
Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)

Home Visiting and Outcomes of Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review

2013
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Home visiting is 1 strategy to improve child health and parenting. Since implementation of home visiting trials...Read More
Other Models

Medicaid Home Visitation and Maternal and Infant Healthcare Utilization

2013
Background: The Michigan Maternal and Infant Health Program (MIHP) is a population-based home-visitation program providing care coordination, referrals, and visits...Read More
Other Models

Improving the Nurse-Family Partnership in Community Practice

2013
BACKGROUND: Evidence-based preventive interventions are rarely final products. They have reached a stage of development that warrant public investment but...Read More
Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)

All products are independently reviewed by two researchers using a standard protocol. Program models listed by name in the catalog meet criteria for evidence of effectiveness as determined by the Home Visiting Evidence of Effectiveness project (HomVEE). Program models that do not meet HomVEE criteria are included in the “Other Models” category. The HealthySteps model can no longer be implemented with MIECHV funds. Learn more on our models page.