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KanCare Ombudsman Volunteer -Wichita, KS

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KanCare Ombudsman Volunteer Program

  • 45 people are interested
KanCare Ombudsman Volunteer - Wichita, KS
Do you have at least 3 hours a week?

Do you have compassion, good communication skills, and at least three hours a week to help Kansas Medicaid consumers? The KanCare Ombudsman Volunteer Program is currently taking applications in the Kansas City Metro and Wichita areas for volunteers interested in helping Kansas Medicaid members resolve problems regarding their services, coverage, access and rights.

Certified Ombudsman Volunteers are the heart of this program. You don’t have to be an expert on Medicaid to volunteer; you will learn as you help others.

Volunteers receive, at no cost, a minimum of 30 hours training and mentoring by an experienced staff member prior to starting their services as well as ongoing, continuing education.

Consider being a part of our team. Let’s work together to help Kansas Medicaid consumers get their questions answered.

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About KanCare Ombudsman Volunteer Program

Location:

Attn: Kerrie Bacon, 503 S Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS 66603, US

Mission Statement

To support KanCare/Medicaid members in navigating the Medicaid system and to resolve problems regarding services, coverage, access and rights.

Description

he KanCare Ombudsman's Office was created when Medicaid was changed to KanCare in 2013. The KanCare Ombudsman office helps KanCare members /Medicaid consumers with concerns about getting services they need through KanCare. The KanCare Ombudsman Volunteer Program is designed to assist the Ombudsman in serving KanCare members regarding their services, coverage, access and rights.

We are here to answer calls and allow consumers to consult with a live volunteer. You don’t have to be an expert on Medicaid to volunteer; you will learn as you help others. Volunteers receive, at no cost, a minimum of 30 hours training and mentoring by an experienced staff member prior to starting their service as well as continuing education.

Children & Youth
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Attn: Aurora Meyers238 N Mead StWichita, KS 67202

(37.68918,-97.32845)
 

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hrs/week min. - to the max. your schedule allows
  • Bilingual is a plus, but NOT a requirement

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