Community Health Workers and Their Role in the Transition to Value

Event Details
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Host: 
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

This Virtual Knowledge Group (VKG) webinar recording focuses on community health workers (CHW) and their role in the transition to value.

Learning objectives include: 

  • Learn about what CHWs are and their role in the transition to value
  • Hear how Flex Programs could support CHW initiatives
  • Hear how and why critical access hospitals are using CHWs

Related Core Competencies for State Flex Program Excellence

VKG webinars are intended to provide a forum for state Flex Programs to share successes, discuss challenges and brainstorm strategies for improvement and Flex Program excellence, and are supported by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) and coordinated by the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center).

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,100,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.