Success with CHWs: Mental Health Services

How could a CHW help you?

CHWmob1Community Health Workers advance health equity, help achieve the Triple Aim (improve population health, improve patient experience, and reduce per capita costs), as well as expand and diversify the health care workforce.

In Minnesota, CHWs can play an important role in behavioral health homes. In fact, the DHS health home model specifies the inclusion of a Qualified Health Home Specialist (peer specialist or community health worker) as part of the care team.

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