Community Health Worker In Richmond Virgia

NPI Name Type Taxonomy Address
1720407406NAOMI HOUGH DAVISIndividualCommunity Health Worker823 N 31ST ST
RICHMOND, VA 23223
(804) 226-0150
1417311101NAZARELL WILLIAMSIndividualCommunity Health Worker6767 FOREST HILL AVE SUITE 216
RICHMOND, VA 23225
(804) 497-6694
1407364037JAMAL EVERETTE MCCOYIndividualCommunity Health Worker643 WESTOVER HILLS BLVD APT L
RICHMOND, VA 23225
(910) 978-1336
1669024576KATINA L GILLIAMIndividualCommunity Health Worker1800 CARNEAL ST
RICHMOND, VA 23223
(804) 496-0752

There are 4 community health worker registered providers in Richmond, VA. Community health workers (CHW) are lay members of communities who work either for pay or as volunteers in association with the local health care system in both urban and rural environments and usually share ethnicity, language, socioeconomic status and life experiences with the community members they serve. They have been identified by many titles such as community health advisors, lay health advocates, promotores(as), outreach educators, community health representatives, peer health promoters, and peer health educators. CHWs offer interpretation and translation services, provide culturally appropriate health education and information, assist people in receiving the care they need, give informal counseling and guidance on health behaviors, advocate for individual and community health needs, and provide some direct services such as first aid and blood pressure screening. Some examples of these practitioners are Community Health Aides or Practitioners established under 25 USC §1616 (l) under HHS, Indian Health Service, Public Health Service.