Whole Person Care Regional Convening: The Essential Role of Community Health Workers & Peers

 In
Feb
13
Thursday, 02/13/2020
9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Event Info

  • Register: here
  • When: Thursday, February 13, 9-3:30PM
  • Where: Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA
  • Materials to be posted: SNI Link/WPC
  • Description: This convening will bring together Whole Person Care (WPC) pilots to share promising practices for strengthening and sustaining the Community Health Worker and Peer (CHW/Peer) workforce. Session topics will include hiring and training CHWs/Peers, integrating CHWs/Peers into care teams, organizational practices to support trauma-informed care, and strategies to sustain the CHW/Peer workforce, particularly related to certification. Additional details are available in the tentative agenda.
    Space is available for up to 5 participants per pilot — WPC leads, CHW/Peer managers and supervisors, and CHWs/Peers are encouraged to attend. Travel reimbursement will be available for 1 CHW/Peer per pilot.