CHWs (70) Target population size (2) Are we setting CHWs up to fail?

18 November, 2019

I have a slight worry that we simply producing a long wish-list with too many things to do for any CHW (or team of CHWs) and thereby setting them up to fail in the long run.

Prof. Edwin van Teijlingen

Centre for Midwifery, Maternal & Perinatal Health

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences

Bournemouth House

19, Christchurch Road

Bournemouth University

Bournemouth BH1 3LH

England, UK

Tel. +44 (0)1202-961564

Email evteijlingen@bournemouth.ac.uk

Twitter account: @EvanTeijlingen

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HIFA profile: Edwin van Teijlingen is Professor of Reproductive Health Research at Bournemouth University in the UK. Professional interests: mixed-methods research, evaluation, culture & society, health systems, medical sociology. evteijlingen AT bournemouth.ac.uk