UnitedHealthcare Texas Dental's mission is to help people lead healthier lives by keeping smiles healthy and being the most trusted name in dental health care. UnitedHealthcare delivers simplicity, fostering trusted partnerships with dental providers, and leveraging expertise and resources across the dental health system. UnitedHealthcare works closely with HHSC stakeholder organizations to advance member-centered oral health transformation. Through integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance, UnitedHealthcare is committed to creating smiles for miles around Texas. Find out more about UnitedHealthcare Dental by visiting their website.
The Nevada CHW Association is a recognized, integrated, and unified Community Health Worker profession improving community wellness in Nevada. The mission of the organization is to unify, strengthen, and grow the presence of a diverse, collaborative network of Community Health Workers and CHW employers in Nevada by providing advocacy, promotion, education, and support, and professional development opportunities focused on increasing access to health care and social services, and improving community wellness. Find out more about the organization here.
IT'S TIME TEXAS programs, events, and partnerships empower all Texans to lead healthier lives, build healthier communities, and contribute to a healthier state. They also recognize that solving the health crisis requires a collaborative, multilayered approach that addresses the individual, cultural, organizational, community and policy factors that influence the extent to which people have access and opportunities to lead healthier lives. Through their Living Healthier program, participants are able to participate in free, telehealth coaching services. Using Motivational Interviewing and other evidence based models, Health Coaches (who are CHWs trained in various health education techniques) assist participates in setting and maintaining health goals. Whether a person would simply like to exercise more or if they are living with a chronic disease, Living Healthier is here to support you! Services are available in both English and Spanish to anyone living in the State of Texas. Find out more by visiting the website here.
Diversity in Diabetes is dedicated to creating awareness and providing solutions to end health disparities and the lack of representation in the diabetes space. Find out more about Diversity in Diabetes here.
The Community Health Worker Mentor Network aims to build the next generation of Community Health Workers (CHW) through mentorship and professional development. Our programs and services provide opportunities for Community Health Workers, Health Navigators, Promotoras, and those alike to enrich their contributions to public health and further develop as leaders. Find out more about The CHW Mentorship Network here.