Public Meeting Notice

Public Meeting Notice Board of Certification of Community Health Workers meeting — December 13, 2022

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 12:30 p.m.
Posted: December 1, 2022 1:30 p.m.

Overview of Board of Certification of Community Health Workers meeting — December 13, 2022

The regular session is open to the public by Webex or telephone.

Webex information

Telephone information

  • Call-in telephone number: 1-617-315-0704
  • Meeting number/access code: 2538 916 7993
  • Meeting password: N8kVer93EX3

ADA compliance notice: If you need reasonable accommodations in order to participate in the meeting, contact the DPH ADA Coordinator, phone: (857) 262-7431 in advance of the meeting. While the Board will do its best to accommodate you, certain accommodations may require distinctive requests or the hiring of outside contractors and may not be available if requested immediately before the meeting.


All votes must be via roll call.

This agenda constitutes notice of the regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Certification of Community Health Workers in compliance with the open meeting law, M.G.L. c. 30A, § 20.

Item # Item Exhibits Staff Contact
  1. Call to order & introductions
  2. Determination of quorum
  3. Notice of electronic recording
none Board Chair
II Conflict of Interest/Approval of Agenda draft agenda Board Chair
III Approval of Minutes
  • August 16, 2022, General Session minutes
draft minutes Board Chair
IV Regulations Review
  • 801 CMR 4.00- Rates & 272 CMR 7.00 — proposed changes
verbal Board Counsel
V Board Action Policy Proposal
  • Board Action Policy to approve Continuing Education and CHW Education & Training Programs
verbal Board Counsel
Board Chair
Executive Director
VI Continuing Education Application
  • Massachusetts Department of Health Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition: Early Childhood Positive Behavior Support - 12ceus
verbal Executive Director
Board Chair
VII CHW Education & Training Program
  • SSTAR Institute of Fall River
verbal Executive Director
Board Chair


VIII Continuing Education Blanket Provider Approval
  • Blanket approval process for Continuing Education Program Providers
draft application Board Chair
Executive Director
IX DPL-Office of Private Occupational School Education Letter Requirement
  • CHW Education & Training Application Step Request to be waived from application process
verbal Board Chair
Executive Director
X Flex Session
  1. Who will attend next month’s board meeting?
  2. Topics for future agenda
    • Tiering
    • Reciprocity
    • Online vs. in-person training
none ED
Board Counsel
  • Triage: N/A
  • Staff Assignment(s): N/A
  • Complaints: N/A
XII Adjournment
  • Next meeting scheduled for January 10, 2023
N/A Board Chair

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