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Preparing the Interprofessional Healthcare Workforce to Address Health Behavior Change: Ensuring A High Quality and Cost-Effective Healthcare System

Description
10th Annual Report to the Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and the Congress of the United States. Focuses on education and training needed to help the healthcare workforce promote positive health behaviors. Discusses task shifting to community members in rural areas such as the use of lay health workers, including promotoras and patient navigators.
Date
09/2010
Type
Document
Organization
Advisory Committee on Interdisciplinary Community-Based Linkages
Tagged as
Community health workers · Interprofessional training of the health workforce · Policy · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention