Health Promoter

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: 11-01-2018
CareNational
Health Promoter - Managed Care
Job Type: Full Time
Los Angeles, CA (Near Echo Park)
(alternative option is Garden Grove Area)

 
About the Job:
 
CareNational, a leading medical management staffing organization, is currently looking for a Contract-To-Hire Health Promoter for a self-funded health plan, working out of their Los Angeles or Garden Grove offices, with 50% travel in area.  The Health Promoter is passionate about improving health and experienced in healthcare, health-related community organizing or social services for a diverse working class population, experienced in leading and developing staff, has excellent communication skills and enjoys building strong relationships.
 
Health Promoter Job Summary: 
 
  • Identify and recruit participants with chronic and acute health conditions into engagement programs that educate and activate them to access resources, take better care of their health, and make effective healthcare decisions
  • Spend 50% of time in the field, meeting with participants, running enrollment events, going to doctor appointments with participants, etc
  • Develop and apply recruitment and health engagement skills
  • Monitors effectiveness of health promotion efforts and makes enhancements and adjustments
  • Utilizing outgoing personality, engage with participants and recruit them to sign up for health programs.
  • Review with participants all of the benefits and services available to them.
  • Demonstrate individual autonomy by setting schedule and routes, due to nature of field work trying to connect to participants either at their work place or their homes. 
Health Promoter Background Profile: 
  • Ability to quickly form trusting relationships
  • Ability to travel locally. Some regional and national travel required
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required
  • 3 ~ 5 years of direct experience minimum in community health care
  • 2 ~ 3 years of team lead experience required
  • Working knowledge and experience as a lead or supervisor as a healthcare labor union organizer, healthcare community organizer, or healthcare/social services patient navigator
  • Ability to work outside of traditional work hours
  • Experience with computers required--intermediate skills in: Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Prefer those bilingual in English and Spanish
 
Health Promoter Benefits: 
 
Position provides a comprehensive benefits plans that include Medical, Dental, and Vision. Including 401(k), PTO, Paid Holidays, and Life Insurance benefits. 
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
 
 
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