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Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker (MIHOW)®

Last Updated: June 2018

Effects Shown in Research & Outcome Measure Details for Linkages and Referrals Outcomes

Impact Studies Rated Moderate

Lutenbacher, M., Dietrich, M. S., & Elkins, T. (2016). Evaluation of the Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker (MIHOW) model in a sample of Hispanic women: A collaborative project between Catholic Charities and Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Report submitted to the Home Visiting Evidence of Effectiveness (HomVEE) Review.
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Outcome Effect Sample Timing of Follow-Up Sample Size Program Group Comparison Group Mean Difference or Odds Ratio
Statistical Significance
Effect Size
Outcome Type
Referred to resources Favorable Davidson County, Tennessee, MIHOW vs. Educational Materials 6 months postpartum 178 Unadjusted proportion = 1.00 Unadjusted proportion = 0.28 MD = 0.72 Statistically significant, p = 0.00 HomVEE = 8.92 Secondary
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Outcome Description of Measure Data Collection Method Properties of the Outcome Measure Outcome Type
Referred to resources Question developed for the MIHOW Program Mother report Not reported by author Secondary