Community Health Worker

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Redeemer Ministry Corps

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Redeemer Ministry Corps

The Community Health Worker position provides support and connects patients, families and community members with educational and community resources to ensure well-being and quality of life.

  • Collaborates with members of the patient’s care team, including: clinical social workers behavioral health specialists, nurses and physicians
  • Educating patients and families in the home or community site
  • Link patients with health services and community resources - housing, legal, insurance, etc
  • Provide emotional support and encouragement
  • Assist with navigating the health care and human service systems
  • Document encounters in EMR databases
  • Visit with patients in the home setting who are not eligible for VNA services
  • Assess patient safety within the home, and report any concerns to the home physician
  • Perform vitals
  • Assist physicians in conducting Wellness/Health Assessment Screenings
  • Assist patient with doctor’s office visits as needed
  • Work with CC or PHG to assist in closing gaps in care
  • Utilize chronic condition checklist tool as appropriate for the needs of the assigned patient
Optional - assist patients in need with transportation and accompany to medical appointments

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Community Health & Medicine Seniors

WHEN

Sun Aug 25, 2019 - Wed Jul 22, 2020

WHERE

667 Old Welsh Rd#300Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

(40.12058,-75.06816)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • This is an eleven month volunteer commitment

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