Community Health Worker and Promotores Training in California – Request for Proposals

Year: 2019
State: NatDoc: National Document
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Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: CHW input in process, CHW role scope of practice, Funding of certification, General other, Process and development, State input in process
Evidence Generation:
Policy: General other
Sustainable Financing: General other, Surveys and assessment tools to define and develop workforce
Workforce Development: CDC expand CHW work into SDOH, CHW training programs (not cert.), General other (including mention of “employment practices”), Promotores, Recruiting and convening CHWs stakeholders, Training- Content modes delivery

This request for proposals is intended to identify a grantee to coordinate a process to advance the California Future Health Workforce Commission Community Health Worker/Promotores recommendation to “scale the engagement of community health workers, promotores, and peer providers through certification, training, and reimbursement.” This project is specifically focused on developing recommendations for state certification of training programs and curricula for CHWs and promotores, in collaboration with stakeholders.

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