Rural Health Community Health Worker Conference
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  • Promote/support CHW’s and employers in the rural area and beyond.
  • Identify strategies for developing skills and improving the effectiveness of CHWs.
  • Clarify CHW roles and build confidence around CHW work.
  • Apply innovative models to improve community health and health equity.
  • Network with Community Health professionals and colleagues to share knowledge and resources.
A variety of professionals from the area will be presenting. Presenters may include College faculty, Sanford Health, and Community Health Professionals.

Registration fee is $75 if registered by August 31, 2023. On September 1, the price increases to $100. The conference is held on September 29, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Lunch is included. 

Optional: CPR/AED, First Aid refresher for American Heart Association on Thursday, September 28, 2023 from 5:30-8 pm at Hampton Inn & Suites. Reserve your spot when you register for the conference. Cash or check payable ot the instructor upon arrival.

Conference sessions will take place at the Hampton Inn & Suites, 1019 Paul Bunyan Dr SE, Bemidji, MN 56601.

If you need an accommodation for this event, please contact the Accessibility Services Office at 218-755-3883. If an interpreter is needed two weeks' notice is requested.

Lodging is available at the Hampton Inn & Suites at a discounted rate (Thursday, September 28th only) for those attending the conference.  You must make your reservation by August 31st to get the discounted rate.  When making the reservation, let the front desk know you are requesting the room under “CHW / Northwest Tech” room block to get the discount.

For more information contact Wendy Potratz, NTC at 218-333-6648.

9:00 AM
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Dates & Times:
9/29/2023   9:00AM - 4:00PM
Other Costs & Options
Payment method
$21.00 CPR/AED & First Aid Refresher on 9/28/23
Pay to Instructor