Provides programmatic support and organization of a Patient Centered Medical Home.
Establish contact with patients with chronic care needs to ensure their understanding, agreement and participation in wellness.
Demonstrate superior organizational & interpersonal skills; will be detail oriented; will have proven ability to work collaboratively, and be able to multi-task.
Facilitate the patient’s process of gaining the knowledge, skills, tools and confidence to become active participants in their care.
Encourage continuity of care between clinician and patient, by providing individual support and assistance to the patient and family in navigating the health care system.
Continually update tracking mechanisms for program reporting purposes.
Scheduled Days / Hours: m-f 6-8 pm
Associates degree (preferably in health science) OR
equivalent clinical or healthcare experience (i.e. MA, CNA, and LPN) required.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
1-2 years of work experience in a Healthcare organization or hospital system preferred.
Knowledge of health promotion, nutrition, and counseling preferred (specific disease and lifestyle related topics ideal).
Strong interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to work well with people of various backgrounds, ethnicities, and life experiences.
Ability to take direction, follow through with tasks, and work independently.
Flexibility, optimism, and a cooperative working style.
Health Coach Certification preferred
Fluency in Spanish preferred.
Competent in basic computer skills (including Microsoft Office-Word, Excel, a0nd Power Point); knowledge of using an electronic health records system preferred.
Demonstrate superior organizational & interpersonal skills; will be detail oriented; will have proven ability to work collaboratively, and be able to multi-task