Evaluation of Healthy Fit: A Community Health Worker Model to Address Hispanic Health Disparities

Authors Brown, L. D. , Vasquez, D. , Salinas, J. J. , Tang, X. , Balcazar, H.

Date 2018

Keywords CHW models, Health Equity, Research and Evaluation Methods, Scope of Practice, Selected Health Conditions, US- based

Healthy Fit uses community health workers to promote cancer screenings and education about heart health. This evaluation of the program found that the intervention is a cost-effective and impactful model for addressing cancer and cardiovascular health disparities.