Core Curriculum:

Required Foundations Common

To All Topical Specialties

 

Core Process Competencies

      Client Intake and Interviewing

-Communication  Skills

-Identifying and Prioritizing Needs

      Client Orientation to the Agency

 

      Care Coordination

-Referrals and Information

-Follow-up and Tracking

-Documentation and  Reporting

      Health Advising

-One-on-one advising

      Outreach

 

Leadership/Work Culture Skills

      Time Management

-Keeping a Calendar

- Organizational Skills

      Resume/Cover Letter Writing

      Stress Management

      Team Skills

Topics: Introductory Knowledge And Referral Information

      Maternal/Child Health

      STD/HIV

      Tuberculosis

      Drug / Alcohol Abuse

      Family Planning

      Mental Health

      Domestic Violence

      Nutrition

      Homelessness

      Tobacco

?Big Picture? Knowledge

      Social and Economic Determinants of Health

      Primary Care

      Managed Care

      The Influences of Poverty, -Racism and Gender

      Welfare Policy

      Immigration Policy

      Community Advocacy and Organizing

 

Specialty Satellite Content Areas

HIV/AIDS/STD

 

Pre/Perinatal

 

Family Planning

 

Addiction Treatment

 

Nutrition

 

Geriatrics/Other