COVID-19 Community Health Worker - Temp FT 40 hours

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Community Health Programs
PO Box 30
GT BARRINGTON, MA 01230

Fax:(413)528-2863
Website: communityhealthprograms.org/

Company Description:
Community Health Programs is a network of health centers and caring professionals that provide outstanding primary and preventive care for patients of all ages. What’s truly unique to CHP is our broad spectrum of support services that extend beyond medical and dental issues to strengthen families and improve children’s well-being. The region is a federally designated rural community and a Medically Underserved Population Area.

Community Health Programs embraces its role as a nonprofit health care provider and community partner. We are a leader in the communities we serve by providing high quality healthcare, dental services, wellness education and family support services. CHP outreach provides free health screenings, insurance enrollment assistance as well as information so people can learn how to take better care of themselves and their families.

COVID-19 Community Health Worker - Temp FT 40 hours
To Commensurate With Experience
Berkshire County
Temporary- Full Time
Healthcare Office
Some College Coursework Completed
Preferred

Summary:The COVID-19 Community Health Worker (CHW) will provide administrative support on the Mobile Health
Unit in areas such as patient registration, recordkeeping/notetaking, patient monitoring and traffic control. This person
will support CHP’s mission, vision, and values and will adhere to compliance protocols as well as CHP’s
policies and procedures.
COVID-19 Community Health Worker Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Record Keeping/Data Entry:
Assists vaccinator in checking patient’s information. Documents site, vaccinator, demographics, and vaccine questionnaire, in
database/system.(PrepMod and Athena) Provides vaccination card and directions.
Verifies patient’s information and appointment time. Screens for Covid 19 symptoms.
Screens patients for appropriate tier, if needed.
Other duties as needed.
Traffic Control:
Provides direction to patients to have optimal clinic flow.
Patient Monitoring:
Helps with observation of patients after vaccination.
Covid 19 Testing:
Assists with registering and checking out patients in Athena.
Scanning paper work into Athena.
Aiding nurses when needed at camps and schools with traffic flow of registration processes.
Other duties as needed.
Interpersonal Skills:
• Maintains confidentiality.
• Keeps emotions under control.
• Professional, welcoming personality.
• Contributes to building a positive team spirit.


Essential Skills and Qualifications:
High school degree. Some college experience preferred.
Bilingual English/Spanish skills desirable.
Ability to stand and be outside in inclement weather for up to 8 hours in a day.
Proficient data entry skills.
Fast and efficient typing skill