Social Work Community Outreach Specialist

AltaStaff is a boutique staffing agency that works with Managed Care Organizations and government agencies. This is a full-time position, 6 month project with a reputable company in the Williamson, White, and Saline County areas. If you are someone looking to expand their knowledge in healthcare, this is the job for you. Please note this is NOT a sales positions, but a social work based role. Please apply and we will reach out.

  • Conduct telephonic and in-person outreach to locate individuals and families in the community who are hard to reach.
  • Educate, coach and support members to understand disease prevention and achieve good health outcomes, including diabetes, high blood pressure, mental health, substance use, etc.
  • Participate in coordination and resolution of medical and non-medical needs, including appointment tracking, documentation of member information, referrals and follow up, facilitating transportation to services, etc.
  • Conduct non-clinical general health assessments in order to refer members to appropriate services, resolve concerns on member’s behalf, and gather information for medical providers and staff working within the organization.
  • Conduct non-medical assessments such as home safety, assessment of the community/environment resources, transportation, employment, and others to be able to refer to appropriate services, resolve concerns on member’s behalf, and gather information for medical providers in staff working within our organization.
  • Participate in large scale community assessments including resource mapping, community surveys, and community meetings to discuss findings and resolutions to key member concerns.
  • Make frequent visits to individual homes and community organizations.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Ability to travel daily in the Williamson, White, and Saline Counties
  • Bachelors preferred
  • 2+ years working in the healthcare industry or a related field
  • 2+ years working working with diverse populations in a social services field
  • Ability to work independently

Additional Information
  • Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, And Supplemental
  • PTO
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Strong chance to remain permanent with the organization

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

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