Community Health Worker Employer Survey 2020: Evaluation Report

Year: 2020
State: MI
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Publicly Available: Yes
Evidence Generation: Results from pilots studies etc. that aren't published in formal literature, Surveys and assessment tools to define and develop workforce
Policy: Building partnerships
Sustainable Financing: Education to HC orgs on payment options bundled etc., Surveys and assessment tools to define and develop workforce
Workforce Development: General other (including mention of “employment practices”), Outreach campaigns to identify CHWs

This survey’s intent is to better understand the existing CHW employment environment, providing crucial data data to assist state and local officials, health and human service system representatives, and health and human service payer organizations in understanding the growing array of CHW activities statewide to shape our CHW policy and financing agenda in Michigan.

The survey was designed to answer the following questions: What type of organizations employ CHWs in Michigan and where are they located?; What functions do CHWs serve in Michigan?; Who are CHWs in Michigan, in terms of education, training, and demographics?; How are CHWs trained in Michigan?; How do organizations support CHW employment?; To what extent and how are CHW positions sustained in Michigan?; How do CHWs contribute to evidence-based lifestyle change programs?; How has the CHW field changed in Michigan since 2018?

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