Northwest Technical College

Special Events

Not classes, but one-time (often annual) events you won't want to miss.

2019 Rural Community Health Conference CEU

Goal: • Promote/support CHW’s and employers in the rural area and beyond. Objectives: • Create an awareness of the impact of CHW work on health. • Provide knowledge of current and developing policies affecting CHW work. • Create awareness of third party billing and sustainability opportunities. • Create an awareness of opportunities for community collaboration around CHWs. • Provide examples of diverse CHW experience with various populations and settings. For more information contact Wendy Potratz, NTC at 218-333-6648.

Rural Health Community Health Worker Conference

Provide tools for rural CHWs to advocate for their role within their workplace and communities. Provide knowledge and tools for rural CHW employers to understand how to implement CHWs into practice. Create awareness of third party billing and sustainability opportunities. Provide networking resources for CHW employers. Learn of evidence on how CHWs can positively influence public health by reducing health care costs, increasing patient satisfaction, and improving health patient outcomes. For more information contact Wendy Potratz, NTC at 218-333-6648.