Session 3: The Role of the Community Health Worker in COVID-19

As the role of the Community Health Worker continues to evolve over the course of the pandemic, particularly where engagement with communities has to be minimized, where can they be the most effective? This session examines Community Health Worker activities during COVID-19, and the adaptations necessary to ensure their role is safe and effective at minimizing COVID-19 transmission.

2. Review what you have learned (your answers will not be recorded):

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#1. Which of the following is not a traditional responsibility of the community health worker?

#2. When donning personal protective equipment, the community workers should put on a mask before performing hang hygiene. True or False?

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