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Community Health Workers & Pharmacists: Their Frontline Role in the Response to COVID-19

Resource Subtopic: COVID-19.

Year Developed: 2021

Resource Type: Field-Generated Publication. *

Primary Audience: Administrative Staff C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.) Outreach Staff PCAs

Language(s): English

Sponsored by: National Association of Community Health Centers

Developed by: National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: This webinar outlined opportunities and strategies to support these workers and strengthen their ability to improve public health and promote health equity.

Resource Details: Speakers discussed: The role of CHWs in the COVID-19 response and key strategies to build and support the workforce A health plan’s partnership to strengthen the CHW infrastructure in communities and address health disparities Pharmacies’ critical role in distributing the COVID-19 vaccine and their evolving role in public health and community engagement

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,625,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.