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What does CHW stand for?

CHW stands for Community Health Worker

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In addition, community health workers in the Millennium Villages will be using mobile phones provided by Sony Mobile and broadband access provided by Ericsson to deliver life-saving health care services directly to households to collect health information for improved monitoring.
Byline: Sherri Buri McDonald The Register-Guard Sherry Ledbetter has done more to improve her health in the past two months than she has in years, thanks to a new person in her life - community health worker Lauren Rodrigues.
She said community health workers have skills needed to work with diverse populations and ensure patients receive appropriate care.
Community health workers will provide a bridge between families and resources in their communities in order to inform and educate hard-to-reach, limited English proficiency and minority communities about disease prevention (including obesity), health insurance enrollment opportunities and disease management.