Blog 2018-04-17T16:48:00+00:00

Welcome to the MHP Salud Blog

MHP Salud’s blog is frequently updated with the latest news and information about our organization and the Community Health Worker industry.

Our Program, Salud y Vida, Concludes After Four Years

April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Community Health Workers, Education, Health, Nutrition|

Thank you to all of our program participants, community health workers, and our funder. Through you, Salud y Vida managed to impact thousands of people with Type 2 Diabetes.

Introducing Our New CHW Training Curriculum: L.E.A.D.

April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Community Health Workers, Education, Training|Tags: |

Listen, Empower, Advance, Deliver (L.E.A.D.)

A New Community Health Worker Training Curriculum from MHP Salud

MHP Salud is excited to announce our Community Health Worker training curriculum, L.E.A.D. (Listen, Empower, Advance, Deliver).  As our CHWs faced a gap in their own career development opportunities, […]

Inside Texas’ Border Communities: What are Colonias?

March 15th, 2018|Categories: Community, Community Health Workers, Health|

What are Colonias?

A Look at Life Inside Texas’ Border Communities:

Many of MHP Salud’s direct service programs operate inside the Rio Grande Valley’s colonias, which are defined by The Texas Office of the Secretary of State as residential areas along the Texas-Mexico border […]

New Hypertension and Diabetes Resources for CHW Programs

February 22nd, 2018|Categories: MHP Salud Resources|

Hypertension and Diabetes Resources for CHW Programs

New Resources Available!

Several new resources for Community Health Workers are now available on MHP Salud’s Resource Portfolio. These tools highlight and promote the CHW model’s role in addressing and preventing some […]

This infographic proves the effectiveness of Community Health Worker led programs!

October 13th, 2017|Categories: Children, Community Health Workers, Outcomes|

This infographic proves the effectiveness of Community Health Worker led programs!

You may have seen our blog in August about the fantastic outcomes we found in our Amor Maternal program.  It turns out, Community Health Worker led breasfteeding programs are fantastic at increasing exclusive breasfteeding rates […]