Report of the Community Health Worker Advisory Committee

Seq ID: 61
DocID: CT15
Authors: Connecticut State Innovation Model
Year: 2017
State: CT
Website link: http://www.healthreform.ct.gov/ohri/lib/ohri/work_groups/chw/report/chw_white_paper_20170706_draft.pdf
Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: CHW roles and scope of practice
Evidence Generation:
Policy: Lessons learned from other states
Sustainable Financing:
Workforce Development:

As part of the State Innovation Model (SIM), the University of Connecticut (UConn) Health Center and Southwestern AHEC partnered with the State of Connecticut to develop a policy framework that includes a CHW definition, scope of practice, skill requirements, certification process, and options for sustainable financing. This report details the process that was undertaken to establish these recommendations.





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