Community Health Worker - Sentara Community Care Halifax
Company: Sentara Health
Location: South Boston
Posted on: September 21, 2023
South Boston, VA
Rotating (United States of America)
Sentara Halifax is now seeking a Community Health Worker in South
The Community Health Worker works on the mobile care RV and travels
to various locations across the area. Hours may flex and some
weekends may be required.
In this position, you will w ork in collaboration with the
Continuum Case Manager and other healthcare team members to provide
comprehensive and coordinated care, provide education and behavior
modification strategies and provide social support to patients and
families. The Community Health Worker also acts as a patient
advocate and healthcare navigator in assisting with resource
allocation and management.
- High School or Equivalent
- Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred.
- Experience working in a community-based setting preferred
- Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Benefits: Sentara offers an attractive array of full-time benefits
to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Sick, Tuition
Reimbursement, a 401k/403B with matching funds, 401a, Performance
Plus Bonus, Career Advancement Opportunities, Work Perks, and
Our success is supported by a family-friendly culture that
encourages community involvement and creates unlimited
opportunities for development and growth.
Be a part of an excellent healthcare organization that cares about
our People, Quality, Patient Safety, Service, and Integrity. Join a
team that has a mission to improve health every day and a vision to
be the healthcare choice of the communities that we serve!
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Works in collaboration with the Continuum Case Manager and other
healthcare team members to provide comprehensive and coordinated
care. Engages in interventions to improve self-management skills
and improve quality of life for patients with chronic and/or
complex illness. Provides education and behavior modification
strategies and provides social support to patients and families.
Acts as a patient advocate and healthcare navigator in assisting
with resource allocation and management.
Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred. Experience working
in a community-based setting preferred. Knowledge of medical
HS - High School Grad or Equivalent (Required)
Driver's License - North Carolina, Driver's License -
Other/National, Driver's License - Virginia
Active Listening, Communication, Instructing, Social
Perceptiveness, Speaking, Writing
Sentara Healthcare prides itself on the diversity and inclusiveness
of its close to an almost 30,000-member workforce. Diversity,
inclusion, and belonging is a guiding principle of the organization
to ensure its workforce reflects the communities it serves.
Per Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), some
clinical environments require proof of education; these regulations
are posted at ecfr.gov for further information. In an effort to
expedite this verification requirement, we encourage you to upload
your diploma or transcript at time of application.
In support of our mission to improve health every day, this is a
tobacco-free environment. Associated topics: business development,
case manager, case management, development, manage, office manager,
project, program management, project development, resource
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