Community Health Worker
Cocoa, Florida
Posted on 3/28/2024
Waymark

51-200 employees

Local care coordination for Medicaid patients
Company Overview
Waymark stands out as a desirable workplace due to its commitment to community-based healthcare, providing Medicaid recipients with comprehensive local care teams that leverage proprietary data science for targeted, evidence-based interventions. The company's focus on improving access and quality of care for underserved populations demonstrates a meaningful competitive advantage in the healthcare sector. Additionally, Waymark's use of advanced analytics to understand and enhance user experience on their website reflects a dedication to continuous improvement and operational excellence.
Data & Analytics
Consulting

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$87M

Founded

2021

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

19%

1 year growth

81%

2 year growth

521%
Locations
Merritt Island, FL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Medical, Clinical & Veterinary
Healthcare Administration & Support
Nursing & Allied Health Professionals
Requirements
  • Highly organized and self-motivated
  • Sound judgment and quick analysis
  • Ability to work with a diverse community
  • Friendly, energetic, and enthusiastic personality
  • Desire to help others
  • Cultural competency
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Computer literate with technology experience
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and variety of tasks
  • Reside within a commutable distance of Cocoa, Florida
  • Travel required within the surrounding counties
  • Current Driver’s license and access to an insured vehicle
  • Community Health Worker certification (preferred)
  • Long time resident of the Cocoa, Florida area (preferred)
  • Experience conducting home visits and outreach (preferred)
  • Experience working with managed care patients (preferred)
  • Experience in customer- or client-service roles (preferred)
  • Knowledge of Cocoa, Florida Medicaid populations (preferred)
Responsibilities
  • Attend a 2-3-week long paid training program
  • Meet patients in the community, in the home, and in healthcare facilities and conduct a needs assessment
  • Help patients with health-related social issues
  • Create a directory of community resources
  • Manage relationships with healthcare facility providers
  • Expand knowledge of community resources and build ongoing relationships with organizations
  • Accompany members to medical appointments
  • Navigate technology systems to document patient encounters
  • Meet patients virtually for conversations
  • Support outreach to individuals eligible for Waymark support
  • Participate in weekly care team huddles