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CHWs At Work: Making a Difference for Oklahoma's Marshallese Community

Description
Highlights an Oklahoma program that uses community health workers (CHWs) for outreach to the Marshallese community in a three-county area. Provides a brief history and overview of the Marshallese population and discusses the health concerns the CHWs address.
Author(s)
Kay Miller Temple
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
03/2021
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Access · Chronic disease management · Community health workers · Culture and cultural competency · Diabetes · Infectious diseases · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Arkansas · Oklahoma