Transformation from the outside in: How CHWs are being integrated into Oregon's coordinated care organizations
In this presentation, members of ORCHWA will share their experience working with different CCOs throughout Oregon and present the different ways in which CHWs have been successfully integrated (or not) into the work of the regional CCOs.
Learning Areas:Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Discuss ways in which Oregon CHWs have been able to influence CCO’s conceptualization and value of CHWs. Compare the CHW roles, structure, and anticipated impacts on health outcomes of the different models of CHW programs presented. Assess the different effects that Medicaid reimbursement has had for CHWs and CHW programs in Oregon
Keyword(s): Health Care Workers, Health Care Reform
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the coordinator of ORCHWA.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes
|Name of Organization||Clinical/Research Area||Type of relationship|
|Oregon Community Health Worker Association||Coordinator||Employment (includes retainer)|
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.