Background Paper Community Health Outreach WorkersSeq ID: 539
Authors: Otto J
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Certification: CHW roles and scope of practice
This paper provides background information about an occupational category referred to herein as ‘community health outreach worker’ (CHOW). This information is intended to provide a backdrop for further discussion between training institutions (specifically, West Virginia State Community and Technical College) and current or potential employers of CHOWs within the Greater Kanawha Valley.