Webinar on the role of Community Health Workers
Date(s) - 05/16/2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Patient Navigator Training Collaborative is partnering with the South Dakota Department of Health and the South Dakota Cardiovascular Collaborative for to offer a free webinar on Community Health Workers.
Community Health Workers: Who They Are and What They Can Do For You
When: 11 am-noon MT/Noon-1 pm CT Thursday, May 16
Community Health Workers (CHWs) can help people overcome barriers to health coverage and care by connecting them to a range of health care and social services. In this way, CHWs play a key role in improving patient outcomes.
In this webinar, you will learn:
- Types of services CHWs can provide
- How CHWs integrate into care teams
- CHW success stories from the region: Colorado and Montana
Audience for this webinar: Health care organizations looking to incorporate CHWs or anyone who is interested in learning more about the role.