Boundaries with Other Occupations

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CHW holding a young girl's hand.

Dealing with workforce policy will inevitably involve related occupations, so boundaries are likely to be an issue.

Boundaries with other occupations include:

  • Practitioners often act as CHW supervisors
  • Clarification of scope-of-practice boundaries a vital early step in systems change
  • Avoid implication that functions may be “pushed down” to CHWs