Community Health Workers in the U.S. and Florida: Reducing Costs, Improving Health Outcomes and Creating a Pathway to WorkSeq ID: 74
Authors: Collins Center for Public Policy
Publicly Available: No
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: Role of state government
Sustainable Financing: How to engage and work with Medicaid
Workforce Development: General, Recruiting and convening CHWs and stakeholders, Outreach/education/ TA to employers on CHW generally
Community health workers play a significant role in reducing and/or managing chronic illnesses, reducing healthcare costs and improving the overall health of the population. Evidence gathered over the years makes it clear that support for, and development of, a CHW workforce is a wise investment.