Patient Outreach and Enrollment Specialist

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Location
Bakersfield, California
Industry
Health & Social Care, Practitioner & Technician
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Salary
US$ 15.00 - US$ 18.00 per hour, $15 - 18 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_17320
Contact
Brown, Karen, Spherion
Phone
661-835-1400
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Job Description

Serve as a central resource for community questions and referrals for both consumers and providers, building relationships with community resources, public health, schools, churches and other social service organizations to identify, refer and develop resources. Screening patient eligibility for multi-programs offered through the county and assists them with accurately completing applications. Possess excellent communication skills to relate with diverse backgrounds, and community organizations. Ability to manager databases and spreadsheets and work effectively with government and community partners and provide insurance and Medical-Cal financial counseling. Collect and summarize data, conduct training's related to Outreach Program activities. Promote the programs throughout the community. Participate in planning discussions and meetings. Assist in developing tactical plans to support outreach and patient or payment goals.

Working hours: 8-5

Skills:
Bilingual (English/Spanish) Required (Verbal & Written)
BA/BS In Social Services or Health Education, Public Health or other health related field preferred
1-3 Years of experience in program development or related field desired
Certification Application Assistance certification can substitute for 1 year of experience
Minimum two years working in a Primary Care Health Center, Healthcare related field, community or school based social service position. Work as a community health outreach worker and OHP enrollment specialist highly desirable

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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