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Community Health Worker

Company: Careerbuilder-US
Location: Indianapolis
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Act in a liaison role with Medicaid members to ensure appropriate care is accessed as well as provide social assessments and member education for Medicaid members. Will live and work in Indiana. --- Create a positive experience and relationship with the Medicaid members --- Keep the member out of the hospital by supporting regular visits to their primary physician --- Keep member actively engaged with their primary physician --- Complete New Member process (Welcome Call, Demographic Research, Medical Screenings, and scheduling Health Risk Assessments for members) --- Keep the member out of the hospital by supporting regular visits to their primary physician --- Keep member actively engaged with their primary physician --- Support the member to access their healthcare benefits --- Provide member education --- Support transitions of care --- Partner with care team when needed (community, providers, internal staff) --- Knowledge and continued learning of community cultures and values --- Will seek out members that have had minimal contact with the organization and try to re-establish relationships --- Proactively engage the member to manage their care --- Provide member education --- Support transitions of care --- Help to keep members compliant with their care plans --- Partner with care team (community, providers, internal staff) --- Knowledge and continued learning of community cultures and values --- Conduct individual - level assessments to capture member's current health care needs (e.g. Transitions of Care, Health Risk assessments) --- Engage member to participate in the assessment process and collaboratively develop plan of care based on their individual needs, preferences, and objectives - Job Requirements:

Resided within the local community for 2+ years Knowledge of culture and values of community Familiarity with the resources available in the community Reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area Ability to travel locally (up to 75%) Availability to work Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Social Work and/or Health Care Administration Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Certified Nursing Assistant / Home Health Aide, Medical Assistant CHW Accreditation Experience working in Managed Care Knowledge of Medicaid population Bilingual in Spanish and English preferred

Keywords: Careerbuilder-US, Indianapolis , Community Health Worker, Other , Indianapolis, Indiana

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