Executive Summary: Provider Survey on community health worker utilization and impact

Authors: Arizona Prevention Research Center
Year: 2015
State: AZ

Publicly Available: Yes
Evidence Generation: Documentation of how CHWs can work within care teams, General other, Results from pilots studies etc. that aren't published in formal literature
Sustainable Financing: Surveys and assessment tools to define and develop workforce
Workforce Development: CDC expand CHW work into SDOH, Chronic Disease, Data sharing between social services and clinical teams, General other (including mention of “employment practices”), Outreach campaigns to identify CHWs, Outreach education and TA to employers on CHW generally, Recruiting and convening CHWs stakeholders

Results from a cross-sectional, anonymous, on-line survey was conducted with 364 Arizona providers from various clinical settings including federal qualified community health centers (FQCHC), Indian Health Service and 638 Tribal Clinics and other solo, group, managed behavioral care settings.

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