Community Health Worker (CHW)

LampreyHealth Lamprey Health Care

Where Excellence and Caring Go Hand in Hand

Lamprey Health Care, New Hampshire’s oldest Community Health Center, is seeking a full time Community Health Worker (CHW) for our Raymond site.

Responsibilities will include:

  • cultural outreach to assist patients in understanding their plan of care
  • helping coordinate patient’s health services
  • educating patients to adopt positive health choices
  • assisting patients with needed follow up medical appointments.

This role also has a large focus on conducting community outreach and health education to inform the community of the many services offered by our dynamic integrated health team.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Recent related experience in community outreach and/or patient advocacy or community-based setting such as social services is preferred.
  • Proficient understanding of community resources and demonstrated ability to prioritize work assignments.
  • Strong time-management skills with the ability to function well within an interdisciplinary team, while demonstrating an understanding and sensitivity to a diverse population and availability to adapt hours to meet the needs of patients.
  • Must have reliable transportation.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is strongly preferred.
  • Successful completion of a Community Health Worker training program is preferred.

Equal Opportunity Patient Care and Employer

To apply for this job email your details to cduggan@lampreyhealth.org

Michele CraigCommunity Health Worker (CHW)