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Purpose of Job:  Improve the overall health of the communities we serve by expanding access to quality health and wellness services as follows:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Counsels and aids clients and their families to understand medical recommendations and options.
- Conducts intakes and assessments of client needs. Comprehensive and on-going identification of needs such as medical, social and education. Advocates and refers clients to appropriate community resources.
- Assesses and assists with non-medical problems interfering with effective patient care under supervision. Documents progress and follows up.
- Works closely with medical providers to develop care plans for identified clients.
- Provides education and materials for clients in relation to general health and caring for families.
- Documents in patient charts as appropriate and requested.
- Participates in community outreach activities as directed.
- Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
Education/Experience: HS diploma or equivalent required. AA Degree preferred. One year of health
and/or social services experience required. Valid driver's license and insurance required.

Skills: Excellent oral and written communication skills required. Computer skills required.

Physical Demands:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Community Health Worker
Spokane, WA
Full-Time
CHAS
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Posted July 29, 2017

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