Are you passionate about Community Health?
A motivated, resourceful and a critical thinker?
Bilingual in Spanish (preferred)?
If you thought "yes!" to one or more of these, then we want you! Our Community Health Department is a growing, educated and ambitious team who are passionate about helping other community members.
This is an exciting, new position that can allow your strengths and interests to shine! A typical day could include following tasks:
- Managing incoming referrals and ensuring continuity of care
- Coordinating patient care with medical providers and other community organizations
- Supporting Community Paramedics with documentation and data collection
- Collaborating with Mobile Integrated Health team to complete community assessments, build new programs and processes, write policies and partner with related agencies.
Our team is not only highly skilled and professional but also has a passion for what we do: Serving the community by providing world-class, out-of-hospital care. This is an often fast-paced, sometimes stressful job that requires critical thinking skills and a level head. We value integrity in all we do, excellence and advocacy in patient care and professionalism at all times.
Interested? Peruse the description below and submit your application. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
Conducts case coordination and community outreach functions in conjunction with community paramedic staff, local healthcare providers and community service organizations to improve healthcare quality and access for individuals living in Eagle County. Patients served include both low and high-acuity clients with acute and/or chronic health conditions, including behavioral health conditions such as substance use and co-occurring disorders. Patients also include individuals living with social needs affecting their overall health.
40 hrs/week, M-F.
Compensation and benefits:
Additional Possible Bilingual in Spanish Merit Rate: 2%