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Implementing Early Intervention Program for Adolescent Mothers

Meets DHHS criteria for an evidenced based model

Prerequisites for Implementation

Last Updated

April 2013

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Type of Implementing Agency

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 program may be 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 conduct home visits and classes. A supervisor guides and monitors 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 program also employed recruiters.

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Staff Education and Experience

No information is available on the current 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 is available.

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Staff Ratio Requirements

No information is available.

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Data Systems/Technology Requirements

No information is available.

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Notes

The information contained on this page was last updated in April 2013. 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 on April 9, 2013. HomVEE reserves the right to edit the profile for clarity and consistency.

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