Information Session: Community Health Worker

Information Session: Community Health Worker

Course Number: BMSC 800.1

0 units

An overview of the Professional Achievement Award for Community Health Worker offered through UCR Extension. Learn what it means to bridge the gap between health and social services and the community. Playing an active role within the healthcare field includes:

  • building and sustaining relationships
  • communicating through outreach
  • providing hands-on assistance
  • offering the community education, informal counseling services, social support, and advocacy

If facilitating healthcare services is of interest to you, and you have a passion for helping people, then this program is for you!

Available Sections

Starting Mar 2


Starting Mar 2

Course Fees

$0 (Non Credit)


Christa Banton [ bio ]

close [x] Christa Banton, Ed.D., M.S., BCPC, Supervising Social Services Practitioner, County of San Bernardino, CFS. Dr. Banton has extensive experience working with the financial aspects and systems to assist people in receiving the access to the care they need, including CalWorks, SNAP, MediCal, Cobra, social security and unemployment disability claims, and Title IV e-payments.


Mar 2, 2019


Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

Students will be emailed login instructions and additional information regarding the live webcast. Webcast is scheduled to take place from 4 pm to 6 pm.


No Textbook Required.


Applicable Certificates

No Applicable Certificates

Available Sections


Section No.: 183CHW001

Dates: Mar 2, 2019

Instructor: Christa Banton

Textbook: No Textbook Required

Location: Online Course

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