Understanding Scope and Competencies: A Contemporary Look at the United States Community Health Worker Field
Community Health Worker Toolkit
CDC’s comprehensive collection of CHW literature, toolkits, and resources.
Community Health Workers: Roles and Opportunities in Health Care Delivery System Reform
This report reviews health services research findings on CHW utilization relevant to U.S. policymakers and considers the key challenges facing CHWs.
Rishi Manchanda TEDTalk
State Community Health Worker Models: Map of state activity to integrate CHWs into evolving health care systems in key areas such as financing, education and training, certification, and state definitions, roles and scope of practice.http://nashp.org/state-community-health-worker-models/
Recent CHW News
- WVSOM offering community health worker training | State & Region | register-herald.com - Beckley Register-Herald
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- Responses to COVID-19 offer the chance to address racism in healthcare, experts said | The Progressive Pulse - The Progressive Pulse
- Advocates combat vaccine disparity in Latin community - North Carolina Health News
- Healthcare worker's unmasked train journey made passenger 'uncomfortable' - Stuff.co.nz
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