Full-Time

Community Health Worker

Waymark

Waymark

51-200 employees

Local care coordination for Medicaid patients

Data & Analytics
Consulting

$23.5 - $32.5hourly

Stock Options

Junior, Mid, Senior

Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Highly organized and self-motivated
  • Sound judgment
  • Ability to work with a diverse community
  • Friendly, energetic, and enthusiastic personality
  • Desire to help others
  • Cultural competency
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Active listening abilities
  • Computer literate with experience using technology
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Reside within a commutable distance of Greater Seattle
  • Travel required within the surrounding counties
  • Current Driver's license and access to an insured vehicle
  • Community Health Worker certification
  • Long time resident of the Greater Seattle area
  • Experience conducting home visits and outreach
  • Experience working with managed care patients
  • Experience in customer- or client-service roles
  • Knowledge of Greater Seattle Medicaid populations
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
  • Work with other CHWs and staff to create a directory of community resources
  • Manage relationships with healthcare facility providers
  • Continuously expand knowledge of community resources
  • Accompany members to medical appointments
  • Navigate technology systems to document patient encounters
  • Meet patients virtually, by phone or video visit
  • Support outreach to individuals eligible for Waymark support
  • Participate in weekly care team huddles

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.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$87M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

17%

1 year growth

82%

2 year growth

514%