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Meeting on March 29: Community Health Workers Advancing Virginia’s Public Health

The Institute for Public Health Innovation and the Virginia Association of Health Plans are holding a meeting prior to the start of the Population Health Summit to discuss the role of the CHW in Virginia’s health systems. This breakfast meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 from 9AM – 11AM at the Omni Hotel in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Discussion and presentations at this meeting will focus on the following objectives: Increase awareness and understanding about the role of the CHW; Identify benefits of CHWs to support population health in a transitioning health landscape; Learn from health care and hospital systems leading the effort to integrate CHW; and Discuss strategies to finance and sustain CHWs in health care settings.

Register here: 2017 Breakfast Meeting Registration

Registration for this event ends March 22, 2017.

The event is possible with funding from Community Foundation of Richmond, Danville Regional Foundation, PATH Foundation, Potomac Health Foundation, Richmond Memorial Health Foundation, Williamsburg Health Foundation, The National Network for Public Health Institutes, Consumer Health Foundation, and Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.