Community Health Workers: Connecting, Educating, and Supporting PatientsSeq ID: 330
Authors: Providing Access to Health Solutions
Publicly Available: No
Billing and Reimbursement:
Policy: General language around CHW WD
Workforce Development: Outreach/education/ TA to employers on CHW generally
Factsheet detailing the role of CHWs in the community and in the healthcare system. New Jersey has not yet integrated CHWs into care teams. In order for the CHW workforce to fully contribute to the prevention and management of type 2 diabetes, the state must develop the profession and create pathways to sustainable reimbursement.