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2019 IDAHO COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER LEARNING COLLABORATIVE: GROWING HEALTHY COMMUNITIES

Idaho Community Health Worker Network

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 7:00 AM

2019 IDAHO COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER LEARNING...

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6/25/19 CHW Learning Collaborative 7am-5pm 1d 16h 20m Free  

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The Idaho CHW Network (ICHWN) is proud to present the 2nd Annual Idaho Community Health Worker Learning Collaborative: Growing Healthy Communities. Join us for two days of networking, learning, and collaborating for a healthier Idaho. Please register by June 13, 2019.

 

Highlights include:
• Keynote Presenter: Maria Lemus, Founder and Executive Director of Visión y Compromiso and the Promotoras/CHW Network

 

• Facilitated Roundtable Discussions: Addressing barriers and problem-solving related to advocacy, working with special populations, tobacco cessation/substance misuse, immigration, and program implementation

 

• 18 different breakout sessions on building, evaluating and promoting CHW programs, Community Health Representative (CHR) perspectives, working with special populations, community-based partnerships, chronic disease prevention and self-management, Medicaid expansion, workforce policy and more!


 

Objectives:
• Collaborate to build a statewide and sustainable CHW workforce
• Learn/expand upon skills to improve the health outcomes for Idahoans
• Develop, integrate, and sustain CHW programs

 

June 25, 2019: Breakout sessions and workshops 7am - 5pm MT


June 26, 2019: Official launch of the Idaho CHW Network and Association/Alliance annual meetings 7am - 1 pm MT

 

Who should attend: CHWs, CHRs, CHAs, outreach workers, promotores(as), CHW supervisors and coordinators, healthcare and service organizations, and anyone interested in implementing and/or supporting CHW work.

 

Limited travel assistance will be available. For more information, please contact Nicole Stickney

 

Accommodations: A special negotiated group rate of $149/night for June 24-26 is available at the Courtyard by Marriott Boise/West Meridian. Book your room here by June 10, 2019.

 

ICHWN is a collaboration of the Idaho Community Health Worker Association (ICHWA), the Idaho Alliance for Community Health Workers (IACHW), and Idaho State University (ISU). 

Have questions about 2019 IDAHO COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER LEARNING COLLABORATIVE: GROWING HEALTHY COMMUNITIES? Contact Idaho Community Health Worker Network

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Idaho State University - Meridian, Idaho
1311 E. Central Drive
Meridian, Idaho 83642

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 7:00 AM


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