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


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

Pubmed Central ID

  • 8973028

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0737-0016

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1207/s15327655jchn1304_3


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States