Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Cultural Health Navigator Non-Clinical Bilingual 100% Remote in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Cultural Health Navigator Non-Clinical Bilingual (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Administration at Providence Medical Group Northwest Washington in Everett, WA.

100% Remote

The Cultural Health Navigator reports to the Manager of Population Health, and must be comfortable working with individuals who may have medical and/or behavioral health conditions and/or substance use disorder. The Cultural Health Navigator works directly with individuals and their families to identify and address barriers to health through screenings and assessments (i.e., gaps in care, food, housing, transportation, etc.). The Cultural Health Navigator will also be conducting home visits to individuals at their place of residence (i.e., homeless shelter, assisted living, skilled nursing facility) or in the community, and will serve as an ally and liaison for helping provide access to care. The Cultural Health Navigator provides navigation, mediation, advocacy, care coordination and referrals to case management and community-based social services, and works with individuals from our inpatient, ED, outpatient care settings and community organizations. The Cultural Health Navigator must represent the communities they serve and have familiarity with resources in those communities. Cultural Health Navigators must have knowledge and/or understanding of trauma informed care and the impact trauma has on health care delivery within our BIPOC communities as well as an understanding of cultural systemic racism and inequities that exist throughout our society.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrates Providence Health & Services’ Core Values of respect, justice, compassion, stewardship, and excellence in all aspects of job.

  • Work directly with Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) and high-need populations and actively seek opportunities for outreach, referrals and care. Candidate must represent and develop trusting relationships with the individuals they serve.

  • Refers clients/patients to the appropriate programs in the community that meet the needs identified in the screenings.

  • Document all outreach events and direct services provided in the electronic medical record, including maintenance of logs and sign-in sheets.

  • Employee completes all tasks and duties accurately and timely within assigned shifts. Demonstrates initiative to perform job duties autonomously.

  • Attends Mandatory and other education offerings per department and organizational requirements. May assist with education within the department.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of related Community Health or Outreach Experience

  • Bilingual Fluent in Spanish, Arabic, Mandarin/Chinese, Vietnamese, or Marshallese

  • Valid Driver’s license and auto Insurance.

  • Certified /Qualified Medical Interpreter - Bilingual in Spanish, Arabic, Mandarin/Chinese, Vietnamese, or Marshallese.

  • CHW or Clinical Certification or Licensure. Received CHW certification or clinical/medical certification or license from country of origin.

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Associate's degree in Health, Social Work or Behavioral Health-Related Field or equivalent educ/experience

About the clinic you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve Snohomish County in more than 10 locations in scenic northwest Washington. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Community Service

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 297819

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