Community Health Worker
General Statement of Duties
The Community Health Worker (CHW) for Yamhill Community Care Organization (Yamhill CCO) will work alongside the member and healthcare team to identify chronic condition(s); identify unmet healthcare needs; identify social service needs; identify issues that may be preventing access of use of available services; preparing a plan to increase patient activation, access and appropriate use of services. The Community Health Worker works within a team environment consisting of other Community Health Workers, Member Engagement Specialists, RN Case Manager, Behavioral Health providers, and dental service providers.
Education and/or Experience
High school diploma and experience providing support for members with chronic conditions, or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience, which demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Valid driver’s license with no more than one minor moving violation in the past 3 years, no at fault accidents and no major violations required.