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Outreach Specialist

The Guidance Center of Westchester

Description

PROGRAM: Adult Health Home Care Management 2600
HOURS: Part-time, 20-35 hours/week

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Guidance Center of Westchester is pleased to announce the opening of our Care Management unit which provides Health Home services to individuals with mental health, substance use, and other chronic conditions. We seek an outreach specialist who will play a significant role in ensuring that eligible adults are connected to services that will improve health outcomes and quality of life.

The Outreach Specialist will identify, locate, engage, and education potential enrollees about Health Home services, screen for eligibility, obtain consent for enrollment, and connect individuals with care management services. The position will involve mostly work in the field and travel by car and public transportation to various locations in lower Westchester County. In addition, the Outreach Specialist will perform administrative duties including data entry, faxing, billing related tasks, telephone referrals and follow up communication. Flexible hours, may be part-time or full-time.

Please include cover letter with resume.

Qualifications

• Minimum Associate Degree.
• Two years of experience in human services or health care field preferred.
• Proficient in data entry, use of electronic health reporting or similar databases, MSWord, Excel.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Excellent organizational skills with ability to pay close attention to deadlines and detail.
• Ability to interact professionally with clients, co-workers, and staff of other agencies at all levels.
• Ability to convey enthusiasm, positive outlook, competence, and caring

Salary

$20 per hour

Contact

Please include cover letter with resume.

SEND RESUMES TO:
Email: rliegner@TheGuidanceCenter.Org
Fax: 914-664-8189
Finder’s Fee if you refer a successful applicant.

Posted on 01/18/17; CVMHA ID #10647