Blog 2017-05-04T18:42:18+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.

October 2017

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 […]

August 2017

July 2017

These Community Health Worker Program Models Lower Patient Medical Costs

July 31st, 2017|Categories: Community Health Workers, Health, Research|

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 […]

May 2017

May 2016

New CHW program helps older adults maintain independence with dignity

May 20th, 2016|Categories: Family|

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 […]

Instinto Maternal Program promotes role of dads in first foods as it moves north for the season

May 20th, 2016|Categories: Children, Family, Health|

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: […]