home visitation

home visitation

The practice by a health care professional of going to a patient's residence to provide care.
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Ability to provide qualified staff to conduct a home visitation program to teach residents about the hazards of lead poisoning from lead-based paints in their homes.
Home visitation programs: Healthy Start, Nurse Family Partnership, among others have been successful at improving birth outcomes in at-risk families.
Congress can't agree on much, but Republicans and Democrats just approved new funding for home visitation for low-income toddlers.
Funding for the Iowa Cribs for Kids program, which is based on the national Cribs for Kids effort that began in 1998, will come from the health department's Maternal Infant Early Childhood Home Visitation Program and Meridian Health Plan.
These include home visitation and parenting education programs to prevent the maltreatment of children, life skills training and school anti-bullying initiatives to prevent youth violence, changing social and cultural norms to prevent violence against women, and caregiver support to prevent the abuse of the elderly.
These include home visitation and parenting education programs to prevent child maltreatment, life-skills training and school anti-bullying initiatives to prevent youth violence, social and cultural norms change to prevent violence against women, and caregiver support to prevent elder abuse.
When Aboriginal Home Visitation Services are expanded in the fall to Calgary families with infants and children to age three, an Aboriginal agency will be at the forefront.
The skills and experience of community nurses in delivering family support in the early years, on a universal scale, has provoked interest in the UK approach to home visitation programmes by UN agencies (UNICEF, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Bank).
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An NICHD-funded study, Engaging Fathers in Home Visitation: Incorporation of Co-parenting Intervention (5R01HD069431-02), examined the utility of engaging fathers in home visitation and the positive outcomes of adapting a home visitation program to addressing the needs of high-risk mothers and fathers, including their levels of depression and parental stress.
Leidy, Thomas, and colleagues will be conducting a study for the Army's home visitation program to better understand how it enhances attachment, engages fathers, and connects families to the community.
Our boarding and home visitation dog training services for puppy training and pet manners are available in New York (Manhattan and Westchester) as well as Connecticut (Greenwich and surrounds.