Community Health Worker - Arizona

  • United states, AZ, Phoenix, Maricopa And Pima Counties - Undefined

Grace Care Consulting is in search of Community Health Workers in Maricopa and Pima counties to serve in a liaison role with our members on Medicare to ensure appropriate care is accessed as well as to provide home and social assessments and member education.

Responsibilities:
Create a positive experience and relationship with the member
Support regular visits to their primary physician to help prevent hospitalizations
Help member to stay actively engaged with their primary physician
Support the member to ensure pick-up of their Prescription medications
Proactively engage the member to manage their care
Provide member education
Support transitions of care
Help members to follow their care plans
Partner with care team (community, providers, internal staff)
Knowledge and continued learning of community cultures and values

Salary
Per Diem

Desired experience
2-5+ years

Minimum requirements
One of the following: Licensed practical nurse (LPN), CNA/HHA or HS graduate with 3 years of experience working within the community health setting in a health care role
Must have resided within the community for 2+ years
Knowledge of culture and values of community
Familiarity with the resources available in the community
Field based experience

Desired requirements
Bilingual in Spanish and English highly preferred
CHW accreditation
Knowledge of local community resources