Community Health Worker (CHW) Martinsville, VA

Gateway Health   Martinsville, VA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on July 19, 2022

Community Health Worker (CHW)

Martinsville, VA

Gateway Health is seeking professional team player to serve as a Community Health Worker (CHW) to service the Martinsville, VA and surrounding areas. This position will focus and work closely with medical providers, primary care teams and other agencies to improve patient care, outcomes, and connect patients to a primary care provider. The CHW will primarily be working out in the community with specific targeted populations, providing social support and informal counseling, advocating for individuals’ and community health needs and providing basic health screenings. Basic data analytics, preparing reports, provider education, and related tasks. Organization and time management proficiencies are a must. Competitive benefits and compensation package offered.


REQUIREMENTS

Candidate must be friendly, flexible, proficient in written and verbal communication, professional appearance and demeanor, working experience in similar roles, and proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.  Experience in a healthcare setting is preferred but not required.


PREFERRED EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) and knowledge of some medical terminology preferred or comparable job skills accepted
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively within a team
  • Verifiable good driving record and reliable transportation required

 

To apply send resume to:
Mail:   Gateway Health – CHW                                      Fax: 434-799-3837
            1500 Fulton Heights                                           email: GWAYSolutions@gatewayhealth.com
            Danville, VA 24541

 

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