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The Future of Community Health Workers in CT

June 26, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In this webinar, Southwestern AHEC Executive Director Meredith Ferraro will provide the participant with an understanding of Community Health Workers, how Connecticut is recognizing this new workforce, and the value of their work.

By the end of this session, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe who CHWs are and what CHWs do
  • Identify non-clinical issues that affect a patient’s health status
  • Distinguish the roles and skills of CHWs from those of other providers
  • Formulate at least 3 ways that CHWs work in Connecticut’s Communities
  • Understand how CHWs fit into a care team