Welcome to the Alaska CHAP Program
The Community Health Aide Program (CHAP) consists of a network of approximately 550 Community Health Aides/Practitioners (CHA/Ps) in over 170 rural Alaska villages. CHA/Ps work within the guidelines of the Alaska Community Health Aide/Practitioner Manual in assessing and referring members of their communities who seek medical care and consultation. Alaska CHA/Ps are the frontline of healthcare in their communities.
Upcoming revision updating medicine dosing tables to metric.
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Metric System CE - The ANTHC CHAP Team and Distance Learning Network have released the new Metric CE in order to prepare CHA/Ps for the CHAM metric conversion. This course with worth 1hr of CE and is available now on the Distance Learning Network!
'Influenza Update 2018-2019' is now available on the Distance Learning Network: http://anthc.remote-learner.net/. By completing this module you can earn 2 continuing education credits.
'Cancer Survivorship,' an online module is now available. Learn about cancer survivorship and helpful ways to support someone who is diagnosed with cancer while earning 2 hours of CHA/P or BHA CE. Module available at: http://anthc.remote-learner.net/.
Palliative Care TeleECHO Clinic, every other Wednesday 11:30 am-1 pm. Learn more about the program and register to receive 1.5 CHAP CE at: https://anthc.org/palliative-care/palliative-care-echo/. For more information, see flyer.
Metric Conversion Videos
In order to prepare for the CHAM metric conversion, it is recommended that you watch the following YouTube videos:
Telemedicine Cart Checks
CHAP Certification Board Applications
email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Future CHAP Certification Board meeting dates:
February 12-13, 2020, deadline for accepting applications is February 5, 2020.
CHAP Certification Board Standards and Procedures
Click here for CHAPCB Standards and Procedures, amended January 25, 2018