McLeod Health Community Care Navigator (FT) - McLeod Florence in Florence, South Carolina
Community Care Navigator (FT) - McLeod Florence
Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values.
The Community Care Navigator will provide assistance with coordination of access to health care services and provider referrals to low income uninsured or underinsured clients eligible for the Access Health/HOP program
Will help to facilitate access to health care by reducing or resolving barriers for assigned and/or referred clients.
Responsibilities of the Community Care Navigator include, but are not limited to, case coordination, patient education, travel/home visits, and direct follow-up related to accessing and/or retaining health care and supportive services.
Must use own car for travel to remote sites, often in rural, isolated areas with proof of current auto insurance
Ability and willingness to provide emotional support, encouragement, and motivation to patients
Knowledge base of community services and resources
Must be able to handle potential problems related to safety issues for staff and patient in all settings.
Knowledge of medical terminology required.
Basic computer skills (Excel and Word)
Good communication skill, such as listening well, and using language appropriately
High School Diploma or GED
Willing to obtain BLS certification
Florence, South Carolina, United States
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McLeod Tower, 555 East Cheves Street