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Community Health Worker

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
York County Community Action Corporation
Physical Address
6 Spruce Street
Sanford, ME 04073
Job Description

York County Community Action Corp.

YCCAC is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to alleviate the effects of poverty, attack its underlying causes and to promote the dignity and self-sufficiency of the people of York County, Maine.
Nasson Health Care
Community Health Worker
52 weeks/year; 40 hours/week

The Community Health Worker will work collaboratively with the Care Management team and Nasson Health Care’s team of healthcare professionals to promote patient access to a range of programs and community resources. These outreach efforts will focus on specific target populations and will supplement health care service delivered in primary, specialty, inpatient, dental and behavioral health care settings utilizing the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care delivery.

The position will participate in outreach initiatives to carry our primary prevention activities in community settings. The Community Health Worker will facilitate support to patients needing assistance in managing chronic health conditions, medication management and/or social needs and will serve as their advocate making by providing awareness of community resources. The position will collaborate with other members of the Care Management team to ensure that services are being delivered to meet the needs of the patient.

An Associate degree in a healthcare related field, public health or social work field is required. A minimum of two years’ experience in a primary care medical practice, social service agency or mental health facility is required. Strong written oral and written communication skills in addition to strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and electronic medical records systems required. NextGen experience preferred. Ability to be task oriented and patient focused; in possession of excellent phone and customer service skills. Please refer to the job description for essential responsibilities and qualifications.

Visit our web site at for an application. A completed resume, cover letter and application will be required. The posting is open until March 27th, 2020. Resume’s/applications may be reviewed upon receipt.

York County Community Action Corp.
6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72
Sanford, ME 04073
(207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762
Fax (207)459-2811

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