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Americorps Member Full-time Job

7 months ago Medical & Healthcare Brooklyn   1K views
Job Details

Job Responsibilities:

  • Track patient progress
  • Work with the healthcare team for coordination of services
  • Encourage patients participation in support groups
  • Provide patient advocacy, including interpretation, completion of paperwork, and assistance with medications
  • Help patients become more proactive and address their concerns during visits with providers
  • Anticipate and help arrange for resolution of challenges to keeping appointments (e.g., transportation, childcare)
  • Assistance with patients schedules and keeping appointments with culturally and linguistically appropriate primary care and/or specialty providers
  • Patient teaching and health education

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify you must have a Excellent communication skills including public speaking
Excellent interpersonal skills
Experience working with youth or families
Experience in volunteering and volunteer management
Foreign language speaking skills, Spanish or Mandarin
High school diploma or equivalency (or agree to pursue)
Computer literacy (PC and/or Mac), especially database and web based application

Company Description
NYU Langone Medical Center is an academic medical center located in New York City, New York, United States, affiliated with New York University.