Funding for this research was provided by:
Delta Omega Research Enhancement and Development Initiative (N/A)
Received: 15 October 2018
Accepted: 17 May 2019
First Online: 5 June 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This research was approved by the IRB at Texas A&M University. Recruitment efforts were led by Katharine Nimmons in her role as Director of the National Community Health Worker Training Center. Participants in each focus group region were invited to participate and were accepted for participation after reaching out to our research team. All individuals who took part in this research were provided with information about the study, its associated potential risks, and benefits. This information was provided in English and Spanish. Individuals were allowed to ask the research team any relevant questions and then signed their consent to participate in the research. Each Community Health Worker was given $50 USD at the end of the focus group for their participation.
: Not applicable
: There are no competing interests for this research. That said, KN was the former director for the National Community Health Worker Training Center.