Supporting community healthcare is highly rewarding. Come join a dynamic care team and make a difference. LifeLong Medical Care – West Berkeley Health Center is looking for a Spanish Speaking Prenatal Community Health Worker to provide patient care that addresses psychosocial, health education, and nutritional needs in compliance with the guidelines of the Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP). This is a full-time, benefited position.
The ideal candidate is compassionate, collaborative and likes to work with a team, is familiar with local community resources, and has a minimum of one year experience working with women. Spanish speaking is a requirement. NextGen and community health center experience is a plus!
LifeLong Medical Care is a large, multi-site, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with a rich history of providing innovative healthcare and social services to a wonderfully diverse patient community. Our patient-centered health home is a dynamic place to work, practice, and grow. We have 10 primary care health centers and deliver integrated services including psychosocial, referrals, chronic disease management, dental, health education, home visits, and much, much more. LifeLong is an equal opportunity employer.
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision (including dependent and domestic partner coverage), generous leave benefits including nine paid holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts, 403(b) retirement savings plan.
The Community Health Worker’s (CHW) responsibilities include welcoming our patients, making basic psychosocial and nutritional assessments, offering appropriate information, education and referrals, and providing emotional support to a culturally and socioeconomically diverse population. The CHW will work closely with the nurse midwives and medical assistants.