Community Health Worker Certification Application Based on the Completion of an Accredited CHW Certification Training Program Details

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Community Health Worker Certification Application Based on the Completion of an Accredited CHW Certification Training Program


Community Health Worker (CHW) Certification based on Completion of CHW Certification Training Program accredited by the Maryland Department of Health

Individuals may apply at any time for certification based on the completion of a CHW certification training program accredited by the Maryland Department of Health.


Certification for CHWs is valid for 2 years from the date of issuance. CHWs must renew their CHW certificate every two years by submitting a CHW Certificate Renewal Application. An Individual may apply for the reinstatement of an expired CHW certificate by submitting a complete CHW Renewal application up to two (2) years after the certificate expiration date.


Please visit the CHW certification webpage and review all related information prior to beginning your application, https://pophealth.health.maryland.gov/Community-Health-Workers/Pages/Certification-based-on-the-completion-of-an-Accredited-CHW-Training-Program.aspx


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    Application Fee

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Instructions

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  1. Applicants should visit the Maryland Department of Health Community Health Worker Certification Based on the Completion of an Accredtited CHW Training Program website at https://pophealth.health.maryland.gov/Community-Health-Workers/Pages/Certification-based-on-the-completion-of-an-Accredited-CHW-Training-Program.aspx, prior to beginning their application, for full application instructions and information.

  2. Individuals may apply at any time for certification based on the completion of a CHW training program accredited by the Maryland Department of Health.

  3. Complete online application and provide required documentation. Once submitted, please do not start or submit another application.


    If you would like to make a correction to a submitted application, please contact the CHW Team at 410-767-5971 or MDH.CHWApplications@Maryland.gov.

  4. For the best online application experience, please use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari as your web browser. You may experience issues using Internet Explorer.

What Happens After Submission

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  1. Once a complete application has been submitted, the applicant will be notified that the application has been received, if further information is needed, or that a decision has been made.

Agency/Contact

Form Issuer - Information

Who issues the Form?

Office of Population Health Improvement, Maryland Department of Health pophealth.health.maryland.gov/Community-Health-Workers/Pages/Certification-Program.aspx

Contact Information

Kimberly Hiner and Tina Backe

Email: MDH.CHWApplications@Maryland.gov

Tel: (410) 767-5971 / Fax: (410) 333-7501

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