Online Program

Current Issues in the CHW Field: A Macro Perspective

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

An Emergency-Department Based Patient Navigator Program Bridging Gaps in Care for Vulnerable Patients   
Patricia Peretz, MPH, Erina Greca, Maria Arkipoff, MPH, Andy Nieto, MPA and Samantha Garbers, PhD
Where is the Workforce? Methods for Locating, Surveying, and Supporting CHWs   
Caitlin Allen, MPHc, Samantha Sabo, DrPH, MPH, Ashley Wennerstrom, PhD, MPH, Theresa Mason, Ph.D., Katherine Mitchell, MSW, Sherri Ohly, Gail Hirsch, MEd, Shelby Vadjunec, Leslie Hargrove, MCHES, Ana Paula Lynch, MS. LPC and Jacqueline Ortiz Miller, BS
State policymakers considering community health workers: Some lessons learned in multi-state meetings   
Carl Rush, MRP, Samantha Sabo, DrPH, MPH, Julie Smithwick, LMSW and Ashley Wennerstrom, PhD, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Community Health Workers

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