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CommonSpirit Health Community Health Worker in Indianapolis, Indiana

Overview

Community Health at Home has provided home care and wellness services for over 55 years. Their innovative services and specialty programs recognize the needs of each patient and promote the highest quality of life. Their goal is to ensure all services consistently exceed quality measures and the expectations of patients and referring physicians. Community Health at Home quality care is provided through a team of registered nurses, social workers, companions, and physical, occupational and speech therapists.

Responsibilities

Join our amazing team atCommunity Health at Home!

  • Care for patients in their own homes!

  • Have the autonomy to create your own flexible schedule!

  • Care for patients around where you live!

  • We’re moving to a new electronic medical record which will save you time documenting!

Job Summary / PurposeThe Community Health Worker (CHW) is at the forefront of improving patient’s health. Developing and expanding home care programs which serve patients appropriately, and efficiently is a priority for the organization and the CHWs play a vital role. The CHW works in the field in a variety of settings, including but not limited to patient homes, medical day centers, and homeless shelters. The CHW is a member of the care management multidisciplinary outreach team. The CHW will assist with care plan implementation, help develop care management strategies, and work with team members to provide linkages for the various health and social needs of at risk patients.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Certified Medical Assistant or LPN preferred; other backgrounds will be considered.

  • Experience assisting populations with health, social and financial barriers in the inpatient, outpatient or community setting.

  • BLS or completion within one month of hire.

  • Completion of Competency course for CHW within three months

  • Ability to effectively provide support to socially and medically complex patients

  • Exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills with attention to detail

  • Strong oral/written communication skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team and manage multiple priorities, utilize effective time management skills, exercise sound administrative and clinical judgment

  • Demonstrated ability to work well with people of various ages, backgrounds, ethnicities, and life experiences

  • Ability to travel to multiple office locations, valid driver’s license and automobile that is insured

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Equal Opportunity

CHI Health at Home is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (1-800-875-2622) and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this telephone number.

Job ID2020-102396

Employment TypeFull Time

DepartmentHome Health and Hospice

Hours / Pay Period80

FacilityCommunity Health at Home

ShiftDay

LocationIndianapolis

State/ProvinceIN

Standard HoursMonday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

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