Planning and Priorities for DPH Office of Community Health WorkersSeq ID: 178
Authors: Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Publicly Available: No
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: Administration - certification boards and state health departments
Sustainable Financing: Marketing/awareness campaigns, Engaging state partners in general, Expand evidence base, How to engage and work with Medicaid
Workforce Development: Outreach campaigns to identify CHWs, Outreach/education/ TA to employers on CHW generally
Planning and Priorities for DPH Office of CHWs including CHW identity CHW and leadership, training and certification, best practices for CHW integration into health care and public health teams, policies to formalize and sustain CHW roles in health systems, and alignment with the national movement.