Community Health Worker

May 05 2022
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

KKV is Hiring! The Community Health Worker (CHW) is primarily responsible for helping patients and their families to navigate and access community services, other resources, and adopt healthy behaviors. The CHW supports clinical services and providers through an integrated approach to care management and coordination and community outreach. As a priority, activity will promote, maintain, and improve the health of patients and their families. Provide social support and perform health education activities (one-on-one or in group settings, including glucose and blood pressure monitoring), workshops, advocate for individuals and community health needs, and provide services such as diabetes and blood pressure screening, referrals to health center and community resources. Community outreach, home visits, and health screenings will be required. Full time position
Special consideration given to multicultural/multilingual candidates and those with a connection to the Ahupua'a of Kalihi.