Online Program

Strategies for supporting the CHW workforce in the field and in the clinic

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wandy Hernandez, AA, CLC, CCE, CD(DONA)

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“A Little Fish in a Big Pond:” Strategies to Improve Supervision and Support for Community Health Workers   
Caitlin Allen, MPH, Cam Escoffery, PhD, Anamika Satsangi, MPHc and J. Nell Brownstein, PhD
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Developing a stackable CHW certification curriculum with an emphasis on mental health as part of an integrated care model   
Katharine Nimmons, MSc, MPH, Eron Manusov, M.D., John Ronnau, Nick Nevers, Francisco Fernandez, M.D., Deepu George, Paula Saldana, CHW, CHWI and Dinorah Martinez, CHW,CHWI
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Developing the CHW Workforce through policy and system change   
Mary Lou Woodford, RN, BSN, MBA, CCM
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Determining the professional development needs among Community Health Workers in Ohio   
Elijah Jones, MSW, LISW, LICDC, C.CHW, Melissa Thomas, PhD, MSPH, MSA, MCHES, CN-BP, C.CHW and Haley Riegel, MPH, CHES
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Minnesota CHW Curriculum: 10 years later   
Julie Mumm, DrHE, CHES and LaShawna McKinney, CHW
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CHW Challenges and Successes in Implementing Structured Chronic Disease Management Program in Underserved Communities   
Victoria Lane, Community Health Worker Supervisor, Qadrriyyah McKinnis, Cindy Sickora, DNP, RN, Morit Segui, BA and Hosseinali Shahidi, MD, MPH
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Supporting Community Health Workers after a Disaster: Findings from a Mixed-Methods Evaluation Study   
Tara Powell, PhD, Paula Yuma-Guerrero, MPH, PhD and Kate Dischino, CEM
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Empowering Participants to Take Control of Their Asthma by Shifting the Paradigm to a More Holistic Approach: A CHW's Experience as a Change Agent   
Rhonda Lay, CHW, Sheena Freeman, B.A., Jamie Campbell, MPH, Julie Kuhn, M.S.W., Tala Schwindt, MPH and Helen Margellos-Anast, MPH
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Developing a Mentorship Program to Advance the Practice of CHWs   
Marion Banzhaf, Sornia Joseph, CCHW, AS. and Lisa Hamilton, PhD

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Organized by: Community Health Workers

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)