The Health Access Assistant will support Community Health Education by providing health education, screenings, wellness programs and other clinical and non-clinical services to people throughout the continuum of life and various hospital growth and retention initiatives. Key responsibilities but not limited to (1) working with community health educators to make needed follow-up referrals and appointments; (2) perform both administrative and clinical skills and work with general population in the hospital and community outreach setting; (3) records and maintains departments data on education activities and screenings; (4) provides health screenings and wellness education.
Working occasional weekend or evening events are required. Is also for responsible for reporting identified safety issues such as hazardous environments (i.e. damaged floors/walls/ceiling tiles/unsecured areas) and medical errors. Will perform under the concepts of the High Reliability Organization guidelines.
Associates required bachelors preferred. Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Program preferred, 2 year hospital or medical practice based care coordination experience preferred. Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously. Must possess excellent organizational, time management, strong customer service skills and interpersonal skills. Proficient in Windows-based computer programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.