An Action Guide on Community Health Workers: Guidance for Organizations Working with CHWs

Authors The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review

Date 2013

Keywords CHW models, Financing, Tools and Guides, US- based

A policy guide for organizations hiring community health workers meant to accompany the report “Community Health Workers: A review of program evolution, evidence on effectiveness and value, and status of workforce development in New England.” Draws on evidence-based best practices to offer guidance on training and certification, educating payers, funding, and recruitment.