Buy this Article for $10.95

Have a coupon or promotional code? Enter it here:

When you buy this you'll get access to the ePub version, a downloadable PDF, and the ability to print the full article.

Authors

  1. Burt, Kate G. PhD, RD
  2. Sisselman-Borgia, Amanda PhD, LMSW

Abstract

This article describes the role of community health workers (CHWs), explores how and why CHWs are used in nutrition education to improve patient outcomes, examines the potential of using CHWs to diversify the credentialed workforce, and identifies challenges to incorporating more CHWs into nutrition programs.