CHW Training and Certification Standards by State: ASTHO
State CHW Programs
ASTHO's State Health Policy team tracks and analyzes legislation across the states to identify trends and emerging issues impacting public health and state health agencies. Real-time state legislative tracking on Community Health Workers is available on this web page under "Licensure and Certification".
Click here for a map of the current status of state CHW certification standards, a chart illustrating what states have which program requirements/elements in their CHW law, and chart outlining the summaries of each state’s CHW certification bill as of December 2014.