Success with CHWs: Mental Health Services

CHW Profiles

Meet Fatumo Abduladir

Successful self-starter, pioneer and dedicated community health advocate describe Community Health Worker Fatumo Abduladir. Two years ago, while visiting her sister in St. Cloud, she spotted a job announcement for a brand new community health worker (CHW) position at CentraCare Health System. “I loved the role and knew it would be a great fit for […] Read more

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Meet Aung Win

Community Health Workers (CHW), work under many different titles and in many different settings. They bring their training along with their shared language, culture, and/or life experience to effectively provide culturally-competent outreach, patient education, navigation, care coordination, and/or advocacy to underserved individuals, families, and communities. They advance health equity, help achieve the Triple Aim (improve […] Read more

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Meet Joy Rivera

As featured in the Star Tribune, one local CHW helps remove the barriers that keep Native American people from getting a colon cancer screening. Read more in On the Job with Joy Rivera. Photo by Tom Witta […] Read more

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