Evaluation of Community Health Workers in Pennsylvania – Presentation
Authors: Granich S
Publicly Available: Yes
Evidence Generation: General other, Results from pilots studies etc. that aren't published in formal literature, Surveys and assessment tools to define and develop workforce
Sustainable Financing: Surveys and assessment tools to define and develop workforce
Workforce Development: General other (including mention of “employment practices”), Outreach campaigns to identify CHWs, Recruiting and convening CHWs stakeholders
Broad overview presentation of Community Health Workers and preliminary summary of results from a CHW study.
This included identifying various types of organizations that use CHWs and how CHWs are utilized in rural counties. Objectives of the research included understanding the growth and labor market for CHW’s, various models of using CHW’s, and addressing barriers and opportunities.
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