Traditional Health Worker

The increasing complexity of our health care system has created a need for trained professionals who serve as links between community members and the health care system. Our Traditional Health Worker certificate prepares you to work in three emerging roles in the health care field; Community health workers, Peer wellness/support specialists, and Health system navigators.

Field work (practicum)

If you are completing one of our specialist certifications, you will be placed in a field work practicum. Review your responsibilities as a practicum student and visit our field work web page for more information.






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