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Integrating Community Health Workers on Quality Improvement Teams: Lessons from the Field

01.30.2020

Keywords: CHWs, Community Health Workers, Front-line Experience, Integrated Care Teams, Lived Experience, Quality Improvement, Social Determinants of Health (SDoH), Social Needs

Community health workers (CHWs) need to be involved in healthcare quality improvement (QI) teams and projects – especially when it comes to social health integration.

Informed by our work with CHWs funded by The Boston Foundation and The Commonwealth Fund, this resource helps ensure CHWs are meaningful participants on QI teams and lead initiatives to redesign or improve the way care teams connect patients with resources and services they need to be healthy.

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Tags: Data & Evaluation, Developed by Health Leads, Harnessing Data, Social Health Team & Workflow, Workforce & Authentic Relationships

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