Supporting Community Healthcare is a rewarding role. LifeLong Medical Care is looking for a Community Health Worker (CHW) - Prenatal to work at our site in San Pablo. The CHW - Prenatal 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 medical providers and medical assistants. The ideal candidate is someone who likes to work with a team, is familiar with local community resources, and has experience working with women or in a community health setting.
This is a full time, benefit eligible position working 40 hours per week.
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 over 20 primary care health centers and deliver integrated services including psychosocial, referrals, chronic disease management, dental, health education, home visits, and much, much more. LifeLong Medical Care 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.
Patients will receive care that addresses psychosocial, health education, and nutritional needs. Care will be in compliance with the guidelines of the Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP).