Minister Nash thanked Mr Tehan for raising the issue and the urgent need for assistance for the NCFH
I thank you for joining NCFH
in this important work, and I look forward to seeing how our partnerships will continue to improve the health of agricultural workers in the United States.
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and migrant health news, funding alerts, training and technical assistance opportunities, conference announcements, new products and educational tools, policy issues, as well as a monthly featured product, service, project or best practice.
is in the early stages of developing a robust electronic application that would allow patients to self-identify as agricultural workers, including those that struggle with literacy or language.
By Hilda Ochoa-Bogue, Resource and Development Director, NCFH
Also published by NCFH
, this issue of Health Tips offers basic information on PCHH that can help community and migrant health center patients understand and learn about PCHH.
By Janie Favre, Program Services Administrative Assistant, NCFH
Through the Migrant Health Scholarship Program, NCFH
has assisted over 188 individuals and provided $188,000 in scholarships.
has developed a resource for this purpose, a training curriculum designed to build capacity by motivating, empowering, and preparing farmworkers and other community members to serve as health center board members.
Erika Garcia, Professional Services and Resource Specialist, NCFH
In an effort to aid migrant health centers in recruiting, training and integrating farmworker representatives on their board of directors, NCFH
has compiled the following useful resources.
Elvia Anderson, Information and Referral Coordinator, NCFH