Arizona CHW Sunrise ApplicationSeq ID: 23
Authors: Floribella Redondo
Website link: https://www.azleg.gov/alispdfs/sunrise/Community_Health_Workers_Sunrise_Application_2017.pdf
Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: Administration - certification boards and state health departments, CHW roles and scope of practice, Competencies, Continuing education, Funding of certification, Legislative language and bills, Process and development, Training and training programs, CHW input in process, Role of state government
Policy: Legislative language
AzCHOW letter requesting voluntary certification and standardization of practice for the profession of CHWs. Discusses CHW scope of practice, CHW importance in underserved and vulnerable populations, and CHW effectiveness in prevention and education of chronic disease.