Outreach Strategies during a Pandemic for Ag Workers: COVID-19 Webinar Series (Part 1)
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues
Resource Subtopic: COVID-19.
Keywords: Agricultural Workers , Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) , Hispanic Americans/Latinos, Latinas, Migratory and Seasonal Agricultural Workers (MSAW), Outreach.
Year Developed: 2020
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: Administrative Staff
Secondary Audience: Clinicians
National Center for Farmworker Health
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Resource Summary: The focus of this webinar was on Outreach strategies targeting Agricultural workers. Health Center (HC) staff that attended the webinar provided information about how they have conducted outreach to Agricultural workers in the past and shared how the current COVID-19 pandemic has impacted their service delivery now. The webinar includes responses shared by health center staff highlighting the challenges amidst this crisis and includes changes that have been implemented in an effort to be responsive to their patient populations.
Resource Details: National Center for Farmworker Health presents this 4-part webinar series titled “COVID-19: Resource Sharing and Discussions with the Frontline.” As health centers across the country are being impacted by this current crisis, there is a need amongst health center staff to share how service delivery, such as outreach strategies and enabling services, are being adjusted to maintain patient care. This 4-part series will provide health centers with the resources and strategies to continue enabling access to care for their patient populations. Each webinar will focus on a specific theme related to service delivery modalities.