Success with CHWs Asthma

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Learning Session for Asthma Care Providers and Home Visiting Programs on Integrating CHW Services into Pediatric Asthma Care

This session was recorded on November 1, 2014 […] Read more

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[INFOGRAPHIC] CHWs in the Community

Where do CHWs work in the community? Check out this infographic and find out. Download a PDF of the CHWs in the Community infographic (PDF) Reference for CHW Roles: Matos S, Findley S, Hicks A, Legendre Y, Do Canto L. Paving a path to advance the community health worker workforce in New York State: a […] Read more

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Success with CHWs fact sheet: Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and Accountable Communities for Health (ACH)

Community health worker strategies support the coordinated care and payment reform goals of two new healthcare models in Minnesota:  Integrated Health Partnerships–the term that the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) uses for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)–and Accountable Communities for Health (ACH).   This fact sheet describes both models and identifies the delivery systems that are […] Read more

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[Webinar] Community Health Worker enrollment, coverage and payment under Minnesota Health Care Programs

This free webinar provides an informative overview of Community Health Worker (CHW) coverage and rates under Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP). The session includes step-by-step guidance on the CHW enrollment process and billing procedures. Requirements related to CHW supervision and documentation of CHW services will also be addressed. The webinar was led by Alex Kaiser, Provider […] Read more

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[Webinar] Research & Results — CHW Strategies & Asthma Care: A Webinar for Providers and Home Visiting Programs

Community Health Workers (CHWs) can serve an important role in improving outcomes for asthma patients. Watch this free one-hour, recorded webinar presentation by two national experts on the CHW workforce with a focus on research, evidence and program results associated with introducing trained, trusted and culturally-competent CHWs to the asthma team. The webinar is designed for […] Read more

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Asthma maps show disparities

With interactive maps showing Asthma outcomes by zip code in the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area, you can view data on asthma hospitalizations and emergency department visits, by age group, population, and poverty rates for 2007 through 2011. These maps show significant disparities in asthma ED visits and hospitalizations for the metro area: for example, […] Read more

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