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Community Health Worker, Health Home
CAMBA’s Health Home program is an innovative new model of care management focused on improving the health outcomes for individuals with severe mental illness & other complex chronic illnesses through coordinated networks of medical, psychiatric, behavioral health, social service & housing providers. Staff will use cutting-edge health information technology & a unified plan of care to ensure all clients connect to & maintain primary medical care, prevent hospital stays, &/or reduce the length of hospitalizations. CAMBA's participation in health home places it at the forefront of a broad system wide change that will have a significant impact on many human services sectors. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  
The person filling this position is expected to  (1) conduct outreach activities to identify and enroll eligible individuals; and (2) assist eligible clients in attaining their goals by identifying and locating community resources for clients and by making referrals to appropriate services both within and outside CAMBA; etc. 
  • Educate eligible individuals about the health benefits of the program (i.e., email and/or mail program & enrollment information, make phone calls to individuals, their Health Home providers and family members).
  • Schedule intake appointments between the eligible individuals and the care management team as needed.
  • Assist eligible individuals with completing all CAMBA and Health Home enrollment and consent forms.
  • Conduct initial needs assessments of clients and clients' families.
  • Work with clients to break through barriers to their goals and to assist them in advocating for themselves and in moving toward self-sufficiency.

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • ​​High school diploma or G.E.D. and at least one year of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience.
  • At least one year of experience working within the Health Care field providing services such as patient outreach, recruitment and enrollment; patient education, and/or care management.​

​Other Requirements:
  • Knowledge about, understanding of, and ability to work closely with, persons with chronic illness and related issues.
  • Knowledge of community resources and sensitivity toward persons with chronic illnesses
  • Follow all HIPAA privacy rules as they relate to personal health information and documentation
  • Some evenings and/or weekends may be required.​

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