Revisioning the Care Delivery Team: The Role of CHWs within State Innovation Models

Seq ID: 615
DocID: Natl68
Authors: Lapedis J, Kieffer E, Udow-Phillips M
Year: 2017
State: NatDoc: National Document
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Publicly Available: Yes
Certification: CHW role scope of practice, National guidance, Process and development, State input in process
Evidence Generation: Documentation of how CHWs can work within care teams
Policy: General language around CHW WD, Lessons learned from other states, MCO contract language and reimbursement models
Sustainable Financing: National-level guidance, Documentation of how CHWs can work within care teams

This brief, developed with support from the Commonwealth Fund, highlights the ways that states are using SIM grants to integrate CHWs into value-based health care systems. States can use their SIM experience and momentum from aligning multiple stakeholders to overcome the challenges to diffusing CHWs throughout the health care system.

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