Implementing Early Intervention Program for Adolescent Mothers Meets HHS Criteria

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Model implementation summary last updated: 2019

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Prerequisites for implementation

Type of implementing program

EIP was originally implemented collaboratively by the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Nursing and the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health, Division of Community Health Services. The model could have been administered by other health service agencies.
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Staffing requirements

Public health nurses from local health departments or nurses from other health service agencies conducted home visits and classes. A supervisor guided and monitored their implementation. In the initial demonstration of EIP, nurse home visitors were employed by the county health department and contracted by the university to deliver EIP services, and the model also employed recruiters.
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Staff education and experience

No information was available on the staff education and experience requirements. In the initial demonstration of EIP, nurse home visitors had, on average, five years of experience with the county health department, a bachelor’s degree in nursing, and a public health nursing certificate from the state of California.
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Supervision requirements

No information was available.
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Staff ratio requirements

No information was available.
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Data systems/technology requirements

No information was available.
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Implementation notes

The information contained on this page was last updated in October 2019. In addition, the information contained in this profile was reviewed for accuracy by the developer from the University of California at Los Angeles, School of Nursing in April 2013. HomVEE reserves the right to edit the profile for clarity and consistency.

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