Division 180: Traditional Health Workers

Seq ID: 384
DocID: OR1
Authors: Oregon Health Authority
Year: 2016
State: OR
Website link: https://www.oregon.gov/oha/OEI/Documents/THW-OAR-410-Rule.pdf
Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: General, Training and training programs, Process and development
Evidence Generation:
Sustainable Financing:
Workforce Development:

These rules establish the criteria for training, certification and enrollment of traditional health workers (THW) in a registry maintained by the Oregon Health Authority (Authority). THWs include community health workers, personal health navigators, peer wellness specialists, peer support specialists and birth doulas not otherwise regulated or certified by the state of Oregon. These rules also establish curriculum requirements and procedures for Authority approval of programs seeking to train Oregon’s traditional health workers.

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