TITLE

HEALTH SERVICES UTILIZATION AND IMPROVEMENT MOD- EL (HUIM) FOR HEAD START FAMILIES

AUTHOR(S)
Tataw, David B.; Hejazi, Shahrzad Bazargan; Kima-Johnson, Sarah; Rahman, Linda; Bean, Xylina
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
American Journal of Health Studies;2007, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p148
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The deficiencies in the quality of health care services for children and the immediate need to improve the quality of health care among this segment of the population are evident. The purpose of this case study is to outline, the Health Services Utilization and Improvement Model (HUIM), a program designed to reduce low levels of health services utilization and improve preventive health techniques and disease self-management for Head Start families with the ultimate goal of attaching each child to a medical home.
ACCESSION #
31852468

 

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