The Value of Community Health Workers in Diabetes Management in Low-Income Populations: A Qualitative Study
Authors: Silverman, J., Krieger, J., Sayre, G., Nelson, K.
Project: No Project Affiliation
Keywords: Health Equity, Research and Evaluation Methods, Selected Health Conditions, US- based
An article from the Journal of Community Health analyzing completed home visit encounter forms completed by CHWs serving low-income patients with diabetes. CHWs identified common barriers to diabetes management, including limited knowledge of self-management skills, socioeconomic barriers, and difficulty in accessing healthcare.