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.)
Sponsored by: National Association of Community Health Centers
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