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Bilingual English and Spanish Community Health Worker - Boston,
BOSTON MA 02133
Category: Health Care Industry , Insurance
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90671506

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Bilingual English and Spanish Community Health Worker - Boston,
UnitedHealth Group is working to create the Healthcare system of tomorrow and you can help.
Already Fortune 17, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder.
We aim a little higher.
We expect more from ourselves and each other.
And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.
Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance Healthcare system that works better for more people in more ways than ever.
Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant and built for speed. Join with us and start doing your life's best work. As a Community Health Worker you will act in a liaison role with United Healthcare Dual Special Needs Community & State members to ensure appropriate care is accessed as well as to provide home and social assessments and member education. Primary Responsibilities: Locate members who need guidance Telephonic and in person outreach In person outreach may vary from 25-75% Create a positive experience and relationship with the member May focus primarily on conducting health risk assessments with members If assigned health plan members to assist in completion of recommended screenings and tests: Inquire if members need help with any specific barriers to healthcare Identify health plan resources or local community resources to provide solutions for the member Keep the member out of the hospital by supporting regular visits to their primary physician Keep member actively engaged with their primary physician Support the member to ensure pick-up of their Rx Proactively engage the member to manage their care Provide member education Support transitions of care Help to keep members compliant with their care plans Partner with care team (community, providers, internal staff) Knowledge and continued learning of community cultures and values Required Qualifications: High School Diploma / GED (or higher) 3+ years of experience working within the community Health setting in a Healthcare role Outbound patient / member outreach experience, both telephonic and field-based / in-person Knowledge of culture and values in the local community Experience using a computer and Microsoft Office including Microsoft Word (create correspondence and work within templates), Microsoft Excel (data entry, sort, filter, and work within tables), and Microsoft Outlook (email and calendar management) Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and / or patient sites within a designated area Ability to travel 25%-75% of the time Must reside in Boston, MA or surrounding areas Bilingual in English and Spanish Ability to work an 8-hour shift between 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Monday through FridayPreferred Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree (or higher) Experience working in Managed Care Knowledge of Medicaid & Medicare populations in your local areaCareers at UnitedHealthcare Community & State.
Challenge brings out the best in us.
It also attracts the best.
That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here.
We serve the health care needs of low income adults and children with debilitating illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV / AIDS and high-risk pregnancy.
Our holistic, outcomes-based approach considers social, behavioral, economic, physical and environmental factors.
Join us.
Work with proactive health care, community and government partners to heal health care and create positive change for those who need it most.
This is the place to do your life's best work.Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.
Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Keywords: UHG, Insurance, customer services, customer services representative, claims, appeals, call center, phone support, dispute resolution, healthcare, UnitedHealth Group, Boston, MA 3b47a907-41c7-4ca4-aab7-20707a81d8d2
*Bilingual English and Spanish Community Health Worker - Boston, MA and sourrounding areas*
*Massachusetts-Boston*
*759541*

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