Access to care: a home visitation program that links public health nurses, physicians, mothers, and babies.

Journal Article (Clinical Trial;Journal Article)

The purpose of the project here was to develop and test interventions designed to improve access to care and health outcomes for Medicaid-eligible infants during their first 6 months of life. The goal of the intervention was to overcome personal and structural barriers to care by combining the efforts of county health departments and private physicians' offices in 2 counties in North Carolina. The project combined home visits and an office intervention.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Stevens, R; Margolis, P; Harlan, C; Bordley, C

Published Date

  • 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 237 - 247

PubMed ID

  • 8973028

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0737-0016

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1207/s15327655jchn1304_3


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States