Community Health Workers (CHWs) are a critical and growing workforce that is committed to the health and well-being of their neighbors and addressing barriers to care head on.
SPAN team members have participated in the CHW training and certification program. Congratulations to the recent CHW graduates!
- Mita Bhattacharaya
- Tammi Kaminski
- Tara Szymanek
- Cindy Weber
We also want to give a shout out to SPAN Team members who have previously completed the CHW course: Monique Dujue Wilson, Sakina Garrett-Corcoran, Garima Jain, Danica LaFortune, Rhea Malone, Donna Milanowycz, Kim Rivers, Yvonne Robles, Erin Seigh, Khayre Tyler, and Paulina Vargas
Additional congratulations to Cindy Weber and Mita Bhattacharaya, who were selected via a competitive application process, as two of 15 Emerging Leaders by the New Jersey Department of Health.
This program creates opportunities for Emerging Leaders to acquire leadership and management skills. It includes a "Personal Stretch Project" to build confidence and personal growth with a peer group and develop an understanding of their own leadership style.