Coronavirus can be spread between people interacting within a close distance of each other, through speaking, coughing, or sneezing. National agencies such as the Centers for Disease Control are recommending that all individuals wear a face covering to help slow the spread of the coronavirus while out in public. This infographic, available in English and Spanish, provides advice on how to properly use, wash, sanitize, and dispose of a face covering so that it is effective at protecting yourself and others from COVID-19.
The Farmworker Health Network (FHN) is comprised of six National Cooperative Agreements in migrant health funded through the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide training and technical assistance to current and potential Migrant Health Center Programs. This document is a series of resources collected from FHN partners.
COVID-19 is a new type of coronavirus that has been impacting countries across the world, including the United States. This educational tool was created to provide general information along with safety tips and precautionary steps you can take to protect yourself and your family. It contains federal recommendations and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control on how to stay protected while out for necessities like groceries and medications, information on how to practice social distancing, and details on how to plan for an emergency.
COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. It has been impacting countries around the world, including the United States. This resource covers how Community Health Workers are uniquely equipped to help the community cope with the challenges faced due to COVID-19.
Brief: The Community Health Worker Supervision Model The work of Community Health Workers has the most impact when guided carefully under effective supervisors. This brief report covers effective supervision methods and provides a framework for what type of supervision policies should be utilized by organizations, and explores topics like group [...]
Fresh fruits and vegetables, portion control, and knowledge around nutrition are an essential part of any healthy diet. This brochure, created by MHP Salud and Hebni Nutrition Consultants, Inc., was designed to help Hispanic and Latino Communities build nutritious plates with familiar fresh foods.
With a long history of successfully and effectively addressing health disparities, Community Health Workers (CHWs) can fill the gaps in services that many health care organizations experience in reaching underserved populations. Creating an association or state network can engage CHWs and provide greater professional development and networking opportunities, ultimately providing them with the tools to provide better services at their health centers and in their communities. This guide will provide stakeholders step-by-step information on how to initiate a CHW Association. In addition, it will provide an overview of the different types of state regulations and association models used across the nation.
In this video, participants will be able to identify the different stages of evaluation, able to utilize at least one new method to complete both a process and outcome evaluation and will learn at least one new strategy for sharing data.
This webinar, originally recorded on March 2, 2017, provides an overview of MHP Salud’s updated resources to assist health centers in improving the implementation of new and existing Promotor(a) de Salud/Community Health Worker programs.
This resource is designed to help people enroll community members into public benefit programs for which they qualify.