Impact of State Certification of Community Health Workers on Team Climate Among Registered Nurses in the United States
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Diversity and culture
Ethics, professional and legal requirements
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Discuss the impact of state certification of Community Health Workers (CHWs) on the perceptions of team climate among Registered Nurses working in primary and community-based care. Describe how state certification of Community Health Workers (CHWs) may impact the adoption and diffusion of CHWs within primary and community-based care organizations.
Keyword(s): Community Health Workers and Promoters, System Involvement
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Over 20 years of public health nursing experience in a variety of settings including: Nurse Epidemiologist/Disease Intervention Specialist, Public Health Nurse with Indian Health Service and U.S. Commissioned Corps, Tribal Health Department Director, dual Masterâs degree in Public Health (MPH) and Community Health Nursing (MSN), and Doctorate in Nursing with emphasis in health policy. National certifications in Public Health (CPH) and Public Health Nursing (APHN-BC).
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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