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Interim report on the status, impact, and utilization of community health workers

Interim report on the status, impact, and utilization of community health workers

report of the James Madison University to the Governor and the General Assembly of Virginia.


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Published by Commonwealth of Virginia in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Community health services -- Utilization -- Virginia.,
    • Community health aides -- Virginia.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesStatus, impact, and utilization of community health workers
      SeriesHouse document ;, no. 8, House document (Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates) ;, 2005, no. 8.
      ContributionsJames Madison University.
      LC ClassificationsJ87 .V9 2005c, no. 8, RA447.V8 .V9 2005c, no. 8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[1], xiv, 47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3459803M
      LC Control Number2005410007

      12/12/19 - Report on the Ombudsman for Children and Youth in Foster Care, Fiscal Year ; 11/12/19 - Intakes, Investigations, and Removals; 11/12/19 - Community-Based Care (CBC) and Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) 08/12/19 - Family-Based Safety Services (FBSS) Quality Metrics Report, Third Quarter, Fiscal Year   Community health workers (CHWs) have been proposed as a means for bridging gaps in healthcare delivery in rural communities. Recent CHW programmes have been shown to improve child and neonatal health outcomes, and it is increasingly being suggested that paid CHWs become an integral part of health systems. Remuneration of CHWs can potentially effect their motivation and by:   We have an innovation that is showing tremendous gains in improving health, especially among vulnerable populations. It has produced a return on investment of when applied to children with asthma and a return on investment of for Medicaid enrollees with unmet long-term care needs (Felix et al., ). Among participating patients with [ ]Cited by: 9. This study explores perceptions of CEOs of community health centers (CHCs) that have a variety of staff configurations. We used the Uniform Data System to identify a maximum variety sample of CHCs with unusually high proportions of advanced practice providers, nurses, medical assistants, case managers, or community health workers.

        This pattern of health care utilization persisted after adjusting for age, sex, health status and number of years as a patient in the practice. In adjusted analysis recent immigrants had (95% CI , ) more primary care visits in the past year (Table 4) compared to by:

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