What Is the Opposition to Credentialing?

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So what is the opposition to credentialing?

  • Employer concern about rising wage expectations
  • Other professions fear encroachment
  • Credentialing process may be a barrier to entry for some community members
  • Concern about loss of authenticity and effectiveness in the community
  • Fear of creating a wedge between volunteer and paid CHWs