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NCHW™ Registry

Discover the NCHW™ Registry, a comprehensive database exclusively for National Community Health Workers (NCHWs). Our registry is a powerful platform that showcases the qualifications, certifications, and expertise of NCHWs. Find certified NCHWs, explore their profiles, and connect with professionals dedicated to improving health outcomes and championing health equity. 

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Quisha Umemba

Chief Executive OfficerUmemba Health
Work 10228 E Northwest Hwy Ste $1025 USA Dallas Texas 75238 United StatesBusiness Phone: 512.609.0242Texas - Approved CHW Instructor: February 1, 2021 MHFA Certification: May 1, 2021 Leader Chronic Disease Self-Management Program: January 1, 2016 Leader Diabetes Self-Management Program: January 1, 2015 Website: Umemba Health


As the CEO of Umemba Health, Quisha Umemba (pronounced “Kwee-shuh oooMEMbuh”) brings over 20 years of diverse experience to her roles as a Registered Nurse, Public Health Consultant, and Entrepreneur.

Boasting multiple certifications and an impressive work history, Quisha has developed, implemented, and overseen numerous health initiatives and community collaborations throughout her career. Quisha has worked as a Disaster Response Nurse Leader for the American Red Cross, a Clinic Coordinator for an outpatient endocrinology clinic, a Chief Nurse and Program Manager for a local health department, a Diabetes Nurse Consultant for a state health department, an RN Care Manager for a Federally Qualified Health Center, and a Clinical Programs Training Specialist for a value-based care consulting agency.

A nurse with a public health background, Quisha has a multifaceted, blended expertise that enables her to design unique curricula and training programs with multi-level interventions. Specializing in Workforce Training and Development, her work focuses on equipping the public health workforce and her training approaches blend conventional, experiential, and transformational methods to create engaging educational content, delivered across various platforms. These distinctive training approaches have earned her the moniker “The Trainer’s Trainer.”

As the CEO and Owner of Umemba Health, Quisha helps public health organizations and healthcare systems to educate their frontline workforce, empower their leadership, and expand their community presence.

In addition to being an expert facilitator and trainer, Quisha is a devoted servant leader and health equity advocate with the exceptional ability to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and community stakeholders. An advocate for health equity, her life’s mission is to empower, educate, and transform the lives of others. 

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Unlock Your Potential

Registering for the NCHW™ Registry is a powerful step toward professional growth and recognition for Community Health Workers. By gaining official validation, accessing valuable resources, fostering networking opportunities, and contributing to advocacy efforts, registered CHWs can unlock numerous benefits that enhance their careers and elevate their impact on community health. Don’t miss out on the opportunities that await you—register with the NCHW™ Registry and be part of a community dedicated to improving health outcomes and making a difference in the lives of individuals and communities.