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Introduced in House (07/31/2008)

Recognizes the unique work of community health workers in providing access to health services in underserved and health disparity communities and their role in supporting and strengthening communities of color, particularly in improving the health behaviors of minority women and children.

Encourages those in our health care system to learn about and support the role of such workers to improve the health of all Americans.