First Community Health Workers Consortium held in Chicago
December 15, 2017
The Institute for Diversity and Health Equity held a Community Health Workers (CHW) Consortium in November. The American Hospital Association and the National Urban League sponsored the two-day program. The program’s agenda included topics on the definition of community health workers, credentialing and training, funding sources and sustainability strategies. The lead facilitator was Jeffery Ring, Ph.D., principal consultant at Health Management Associates.