Community Outreach Worker – Chinese

Provide outreach and community services linkages for difficult to reach patients.  Provide resources to patients on transportation, medical care, food, clothing and social services.  Coordinate medical appointments and ancillary services and maintain required documentation.  Make follow up phone calls or home visits to explain and enroll patients in appropriate services and follow up with patients on missed appointments or referrals.  Work closely with other health center teams to develop strategies for patients.

 

Qualifications:           Must be a resident or have strong ties to South End, Lower Roxbury, Dorchester or East Boston.  High school or equivalent, Associates Degree preferred, minimum of two years of relevant experience.  Experience in the following areas required:  work with community groups, collecting information from clients and completing documentation, medical terminology and fundamentals of patient care.  Written and verbal fluency in English and Chinese a plus.

 

Please direct cover letter, CV, and inquiries to the either of the following with the job title in subject line;

Email: hrdept@sechc.org

Fax: (617) 425-2081

Mail: South End Community Health Center, 1601 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02118