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Job Start Date:03/06/2017Type of Position:Medical
Number of Openings:1Wage/Salary:$Per Hour
Job Location & Contact:
5755 Cedar Ln
Job Description:•Plan, coordinate and lead chronic disease screenings in faith-based organizations and other community based settings.
•Perform screening activities including taking biometric measurements, implementing screening questionnaires, counseling at-risk individuals and referring eligible participants to evidence-based programs.
•Secures and oversees volunteer and contractual staff during screening events.
•Identify opportunities to offer additional wellness services based on community needs.
• Facilitate and coordinate chronic disease self-management classes within the Wellness Center, faith-based organizations and other community based settings.
• Monitor, track and report screening and prevention class program activities.
• Contribute to Journey to Better Health program planning including development, implementation and monitoring of deliverables
• Support program efforts to create and maintain partnerships with Howard County faith-based organizations and their leadership
•Work with management and other program staff to hold meetings with faith leaders, volunteers and other program stakeholders
Experience Required:•Ability to collect and interpret biometric data including blood pressure and body mass index and other health data
•Experience and skill in the delivery of health coaching and education for chronic disease self-management
•Experience with organizing and facilitating groups
•Experience with data collection and reporting
•Excellent oral and written communication skills with diverse populations
•Value and respect for a broad range of spiritual, cultural, and economic backgrounds.
•Expertise in Microsoft Suite and TrackVia software
How to Apply:Please visit hcgh.org
Application Deadline:Jan 01, 1900