Stakeholder Engagement in CHW Workforce Development – ASTHO technical assistance webinar
Authors: Mason T, Rush C, and Wilkinson G
State: NatDoc: National Document
Website link: https://www.astho.org/Programs/Clinical-to-Community-Connections/Documents/Stakeholder-Engagement-in-CHW-Workforce-Development/
Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: CHW input in process, Lessons learned from other states, Process and development
Policy: Building partnerships, General language around CHW WD, Identifying policy expertise within state, Lessons learned from other states
Sustainable Financing: Engaging state partners in general, General other, Education to HC orgs on payment options bundled etc., Reimbursement TA for FQHCs Medicaid etc.
Workforce Development: CDC input on state-level strategic planning, General other (including mention of “employment practices”), Outreach campaigns to identify CHWs, Outreach education and TA to employers on CHW generally
This webinar PowerPoint addresses cross-cutting Learning Community (LC) issues identified in a policy development TA initiative, shares information from other states, and encourages interaction and information sharing among LC members.
Cross-cutting Issues discussed include:
• Collaboration challenges
• Barriers to CHW engagement
• Resource concerns