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SOUTH CENTRAL REGION

Mobile Connections for Health - Phase 2

Mobile Connections for Health (MCH) is a health information outreach and training project aimed at increasing public health professionals - specifically Community Health Workers (CHWs) and Health Educators, access and use ofNational Library of Medicine's (NLM) online health information resources. The goal of the project is to improve the availability and quality of health information services delivered by public health professionals through outreach, education, and support. To achieve the project goal, GHAHEC will provide public health professionals with health information/literacy skills training, as well as Wi-Fi enabled mobile tablet devices to increase their access and utilization of NLM e-health databases.

Organization:
Greater Houston Area Health Education Center
Department:
Not Applicable
Organization Type:
Clinic/Other Health Care
Community Based
Funded Dates: 
Monday, September 19, 2016 to Sunday, April 30, 2017
Funding Amount: 
$5,363
Beneficiaries: 
Students - Health Professionals
Health Professionals - Public Health Workforce
Population
Inner city