State Law Fact Sheet: A Summary of State Community Health Worker LawsSeq ID: 569
Authors: DHHS, CDC
Website link: https://www.cdc.gov/dhdsp/pubs/docs/chw_state_laws.pdf
Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Certification: CHW roles and scope of practice
Policy: General language around CHW WD
To understand how states are using law as a tool to develop sustainable CHW programs, this fact sheet summarizes the extent to which states have enacted laws addressing CHW infrastructure, professional identity, workforce development, and financing.