Early Head Start–Home-Based Option (EHS-HBO) Meets HHS Criteria

Last updated: July 2016

Effects Shown in Research & Outcome Measure Details

Reductions in Child Maltreatment

Outcomes Rated High

Early Head Start–Home-Based Option (EHS-HBO)
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Outcome Measure Effect Follow-up Timing Sample Sample Size Intervention Group Comparison Group Group Difference Effect Size Statistical Significance Outcome Type
Number of emergency room visits for injuries
FavorableUnfavorable or ambiguousNo Effect
28 months after assignment EHS-HBO impact study 941 mothers Adjusted mean = 0.30 Adjusted mean = 0.30 Mean difference = 0.00 HomeVEE calculated = 0.00 Not statistically significant,
p > 0.05
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Outcome Measure Outcome Measure Description Collection Method Properties Outcome Type Operations links

ER visits due to accident or injury

Percentage of children who had visited an ER because of accident or injury Parent/caregiver report

Not applicable

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