Boston Children's Hospital
This Care Coordinator/Community Health Worker / Western MA will be responsible for:Helping patients and their families to navigate and access community services, other resources, and adopt healthy behaviors in Western Massachusetts for pediatric patients cared for in PPOC member practices.
Supporting providers and other members of the Primary Care Medical Home (PCMH) team through an integrated approach to care management and community outreach at the direction of the complex care manager.
Promoting, maintaining, and improving the health of patients and their family.
Providing social support and informal counseling, advocating for individuals and community health needs, and providing services as needed.
Community outreach, such as home visits and health screenings are integral to the role.
Providing focused interventions for targeted patient populations, including, but not limited to: asthma; depression/anxiety; reproductive health/ high risk pregnancy care.
To qualify, you must have:A high school level of educational development and one to two years of previous experience.
The analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Must be willing to work in Western Massachusetts full time.
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