Leveraging Community Health Workers within California’s State Innovation Model: Background, Options and Considerations

Date published: July, 2013 (20 pages)

This policy brief, commissioned by the California State Innovation Model (CalSIM) team of the California Health and Human Services Agency, explores the feasibility of using community health care workers (CHWs), and the range of potential models for CHW placement within the health care system, public health system, and/or community.