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Case Managing the Homeless and the Role of Community Health Workers

Section I. Introduction This paper describes the case management process in providing Health Care for the Homeless (HCH). Brief introduction to homelessness in the United States and the implication of case management strategy in HCH are presented. Then, each step of case management processes will be applied to HCH to address special issues related to the homeless population. Lastly the concept of community health worker (CHW) and its relevance to HCH will be discussed. Poverty... Read More →