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!

CHWs Continue to be a Hot Topic

CHWs continue to be a hot topic at the state and national levels. A press release was issued by the Community Health Worker Common Core Project (C3) detailing national efforts to support an updated list of CHW core roles and skills. The IOM released a discussion paper on bridging CHWs into the health care system.

New Technical Assistance Guide

New Technical Assistance Guide: CHW Work in Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs This tool provides guidance for states implementing the following intervention under State Public Health Actions (1305). Increase the engagement of Community Health Workers (CHWs) in the delivery and support of Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) programs (Domain 4, Strategy 3, Intervention 1) The tool identifies…

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Two New Resources for CHWs

Many states are thinking about CHWs and how they fit in the health care system. Two new resources can help you learn more about the roles, financing, and certification of CHWs in addition to other important issues: New Blog Post: Community Health Worker Models in Evolving State Health Care Systems –This State Reforum blog post…

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