Regional Networking Gatherings for Community Health Workers

Apr
09
When: Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019 - Friday, May 10, 2019, 5:00PM - 12:30PM
Where:

Varies

Session 1: Hastings 4/9, Norfolk 4/11, Holdrege 4/25, Crete 4/30, Omaha 5/10

SESSION 2 will be available on the following dates: July 12 (Crete), July 17 (Wisner), July 19 (Holdrege), July 22 (Hastings), and July 26 (Omaha). Registration for Session 2 will be open in late June.

SESSION 1 - This is a free event.
 
These meetings are intended for individuals serving as non-licensed, non-clinical, front line workers in the community and who are seeking to improve health outcomes for individuals, families or groups. Community health workers have many job titles.
 
These meetings are not intended for administrators, or currently licensed personnel such as nurses, social workers, or mental health professionals.
 
The purpose of the events is to:
-offer networking and learning opportunities for Community Health Workers statewide;
-better understand the Community Health Worker “voice” and role in improving population health in Nebraska;
-promote the role of the Community Health Worker as a valued and respected member of interdisciplinary care teams in community and clinical settings; and
-provide an opportunity to identify the needs, interests, and preferences of Community Health Workers as the workforce continues to develop.

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