23 days old

Community Health Worker - Field Based – Putnam or Warren, TN

Cookeville, TN 38501
  • Job Code
    872190

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The Community Health Worker will be part of a care coordination team who will manage complex members in the community. The CHW will support the clinical team in implementation of member care plans and will assist with location of members in the community.

This position is full - time (40 hours / week) Monday - Friday, (8:00am - 5:00pm). It may be necessary, given the business need, to work occasional overtime.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Partner with clinical care coordination team to manage complex members in the community

  • Seek and find members in the community who have been labeled unable to reach

  • Conduct assessments as needed, i.e. health risk assessment

  • Perform targeted activities to complete care plan interventions and to support STAR gap closure

  • Proactively engage the member to manage their care

  • Partner and collaborate with internal care team, community partners and providers

  • Consult with clinical team based on defined triggers

  • Support identification of and access of Medicaid benefits to support care needs

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Posted: 2020-06-12 Expires: 2020-07-12

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Community Health Worker - Field Based – Putnam or Warren, TN

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Cookeville, TN 38501

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