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An analysis by the Connecticut Health Foundation has found that Connecticut healthcare organizations can improve patient health and save money by implementing community health worker programs.
Community Health Workers (CHWs), also known as Promotoras, help empower underserved communities by acting as […]
In the United States, an estimated 12.7 million people signed up for coverage in the 2016 Open
Enrollment, allowing them to gain or renew access to the health coverage they need. Enrolling
in a health plan, however, […]
Un Paso a la Vez (“One Step at a Time”) is a new program in South Texas that uses Community Health Workers (CHWs) to help low-income, older Hispanic adults maintain independence with dignity.
As part of […]
In its second year, the Instinto Maternal Program has collected, cleaned and analyzed information from a series of community surveys and interviews with Latina mothers who work in agriculture about their successful breastfeeding experiences.
The upshot: […]
MHP Salud has expanded its programmatic offering in Florida with the addition of the Infórmate (“Inform Yourself”) program in Central Florida.
The program has brought on four young women to serve as Peer Advocates within the […]
Taking into account the limited resources typically available to Promotor(a) de Salud programs (also known as Community Health Worker programs), this Evaluation Toolkit was […]