News and Events

This is a page listing CHW of Nevada’s latest news and events. Click on the title below to find out more!

We are hiring a CHW training coordinator! check out the job below to view the position details and apply today!

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey ift.tt/2yiSoh3 More info @ ift.tt/2yiSoh3 Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg December 12, 2017 at 11:41AM


2018 CHW training registration is now open! –

Community Health Worker Training Opportunities July CHW course registration plus, the opportunity to become one of our talented volunteer instructors! More info @ ift.tt/2jNZk1o Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg December 11, 2017 at 08:01AM


The NvCHW Association December newsletter is here! –

Community Health Worker Association Newsletter This month’s issue includes: exciting training opportunities and resources. Plus cast your vote for the topic of our next training! More info @ ift.tt/2AXdh7s Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg December 04, 2017 at 08:54AM


Starting a discussion with a client about weight can be difficult. This online, self-paced training from Western Region Public Health Training Center will discuss the factors which influence weight, how to address weight issues, as well as resources available.

Intro to Healthy Living – How to Bring Up Healthy Weight with Patients | Western Regional Public Health Training Center More info @ ift.tt/2yW8XAz Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg November 17, 2017 at 04:30PM


Interested in learning more about oral health? Consider taking this online, self-paced Oral health in Children training hosted by the Western Region Public Health Training Center

Oral Health in Children | Western Regional Public Health Training Center More info @ ift.tt/2mvr9iM Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg November 15, 2017 at 04:15PM


CHW Job Opportunity!

Nevada Health Centers is looking to hire two Navigators! The Navigator will assist NVHC patients by providing support to navigate patients through the health and social services in an effort to overcome barriers to care and decrease health disparities. The navigator is responsible for identifying patients served by NVHC, and monitoring selected patients to ensure…

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Do you feel like you need to brush up on your time management skills? Consider participating in this online, self-paced Time management and prioritization training courtesy of the Western Region Public Health Training Center

Prioritization and Time Management | Western Regional Public Health Training Center Prioritization and time management are critical skills for success. Managing your time means that you spend time on your priorities, and that you do not waste time on non-priorities. This training presents time management and prioritization techniques to improve the work activities of local…

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Have you heard about Naloxone in the news lately and want to know more? Consider taking this online, self-paced training which will discuss overdoses and how distribution of Naloxone can help prevent fatal overdoses. Courtesy of the Nevada Public Health Training Center and the Western Region Public Health Training Center

Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution to Prevent Fatal Opioid Overdoses | Western Regional Public Health Training Center This training consists of a presentation given by Karla D. Wagner, Ph.D, assistant professor at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Community Health Sciences. After the presentation you will be asked to complete a role play exercise…

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Interested in learning how to identify and address eating disorders? Check out this online, self-paced training from Western Region Public Health Training Center This training will take you through identifying various eating disorders and exploring treatment options and challenges.

Eating Disorders: Identification and Management | Western Regional Public Health Training Center This training consists of a presentation given by Katie Stout, MBA, Executive Director of the Center for Hope of the Sierras in Reno, NV. After the presentation you will be asked to complete a role play exercise where you provide information based on…

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The NvCHW Association September newsletter is here! –

Community Health Worker Association Newsletter This month’s issue includes: exciting training opportunities and resources. Plus cast your vote for the topic of our next training! More info @ ift.tt/2zmVNxQ Automated post from Nevada Community Health Worker Association – ift.tt/2maoWJg November 06, 2017 at 08:01AM