Fact Sheet: Community Health Worker (CHW) CertificationSeq ID: 560
Authors: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
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Certification: Competencies, Administration - certification boards and state health departments, Training and training programs, Process and development, State input in process
Fact sheet on CHW certification with an explanation of why CHWs are effective, a list of the core skills CHWs possess, an explanation of the distinctive CHW capabilities, elaboration of certification process issues and stakeholder beliefs and preconceptions, and an outline for creating a responsive certification system.