Family Home Visiting Toolkits

Family Home Visiting Toolkits

These toolkits have been created for the purpose of spreading improvements and promoting best practices among programs delivering home visiting services throughout Minnesota. They have been informed by industry standards, evidence-based home visiting models, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) requirements, and MDH quality improvement projects. Home visiting agencies can use these toolkits to assess and improve specific topic areas within their program.

For more information about these toolkits, contact Health.fhvcqi@state.mn.us.

Breastfeeding Toolkit

In 2019 and 2020, MDH facilitated a year-long statewide CQI learning collaborative on this topic. This toolkit was developed following the collaborative and includes information on changes tested, resources, and best practices for improving family engagement in family home visiting.

For more information on the Breastfeeding learning collaborative, please visit: Family Home Visiting CQI

Family Enrollment, Engagement, and Retention Toolkit

In 2018, MDH facilitated an eight-month statewide CQI learning collaborative on this topic. This toolkit was developed following the collaborative and includes information on changes tested, resources, and best practices for improving family engagement in family home visiting.

For more information on the Family Enrollment, Engagement, and Retention learning collaborative, please visit the FHV CQI webpage.

Developmental Screening Toolkit

This toolkit includes information on developmental and social-emotional screening tools, referral best practices, and referral resources across the state. The full toolkit is provided in addition to individual sections of the toolkit that focus on improving screening, referrals, and follow-up.

Caregiver Depression Screening Toolkit

This toolkit includes information on caregiver depression screening tools, guidelines for screening, and referral best practices. The full toolkit is provided in addition to individual sections of the toolkit that focus on improving screening, referrals, and follow-up.

Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Screening Toolkit

MDH participated in the HV CoIIN 2.0 Intimate Partner Violence Collaborative. This toolkit was developed following the collaborative and includes information on IPV screening tools, referrals, and safety planning. The full toolkit is provided in addition to individual sections of the toolkit that focus on improving screening, referrals, and follow-up.

Continuous Quality Improvement Toolkit

For more information on MDH CQI efforts, please visit the FHV CQI webpage.

HV CoIIN Parent Leadership Toolkit

The HV CoIIN Parent Leadership is available free of charge and you will receive a copy for download after completing a simple request form.

Updated Tuesday, 16-Jun-2020 14:27:32 CDT