Author(s): Julie Wallace, RN, MN, MPH

Date Authored: September 15, 2009

A slideshow with information about a community based outreach worker model and program in 3 refugee communities in Seattle and King County in 1999-2001. The program was coordinated by the S-KC Health Department TB Control Program & Harborview Medical Center, modeled after Harborview’s Community House Calls program, and supported by a combination of funding from WA state DSHS, federal and foundation grants.

A community health worker giving medicine to a patient
Photo by USAID in Myanmar (cc license).

Slideshow PDF in sidebar.