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The Washington State Department of Health: Community Health Worker Training

  • Posted on: 26 August 2014
  • By: rybwmn
Phone: 
(360) 236-4018
Website URL: 
http://www.doh.wa.gov/ForPublicHealthandHealthcareProviders/PublicHealthSystemResourcesandServices/LocalHealthResourcesandTools/CommunityHealthWorkerTrainingSystem
The Washington State Department of Health: Community Health Worker Training is a free 8-week training session. It includes a combination of online and in-person training designed to strengthen the common skills, knowledge and abilities of the CHW. The training is offered four times a year in seven regions around the state. Through the training program, Washington State has provided core competency training to more than 330 CHWs, and health-specific training to more than 60 CHWs.
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Board of Certification of Community Health Workers

  • Posted on: 26 August 2014
  • By: rybwmn
Phone: 
617-573-1600
Website URL: 
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/hcq/dhpl/community-health-workers/ma-board-of-certification-of-community-health-workers.html
Board of Certification of Community Health Workers (CHWs) was established within the Massachusetts Department of Health and Human Services to help integrate CHWs into the health care and public health systems. The Board establishes standards for education, training, programs and certification renewal.
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Alaska Community Health Aide Program Certification Board (CHAPCB)

  • Posted on: 26 August 2014
  • By: rybwmn
Phone: 
(907) 729-4492
Website URL: 
http://www.akchap.org/html/chapcb/chap---certification-board-documents.html
The Alaska Community Health Aide Program Certification Board (CHAPCB) was developed in the 1990s in response to numerous tribal health concerns in rural Alaska. Through its training centers and clinical skills preceptorship, CHAP now consists of a network of approximately 550 Community Health Aides/Practitioners (CHA/Ps) in more than 170 rural Alaska villages. There are four sessions of CHA training, each of which lasts 3 to 4 weeks and will lead to certification by the Certification Board.
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