Community Health Workers Improving FQHCs: What Can Louisiana Learn from the Rest of the Nation? PresentationSeq ID: 167
Authors: Wennerstrom A, Haywood C
Website link: https://www.lpca.net/main/uploads/File/Community%20Health%20Workers%20Improving%20FQHC%20-%20What%20Can%20Louisiana%20Learn%20from%20the%20Rest%20of%20the%20Nation.pdf
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Presentation aims to describe the roles of CHWs and why the workforce is uniquely qualified to reach underserved, culturally diverse populations, to explain how CHWs functioning as FQHC team members can contribute to improving population health, and to discuss recent policy developments that can be leveraged to support CHWs in Louisiana.