VNA Health Group is a premiere Medicare/Medicaid-certified provider of home health, hospice, and community-based services. We’ve been serving families and individuals with the most advanced and comprehensive clinical home care in NJ since 1912.
This position will be a VNA Health Group Employee Assigned to
Healthy Greater Newark Medicaid Accountable Care Organization
About Healthy Greater Newark Accountable Care Organization (HGN ACO): HGN ACO works to improve health outcomes and responsibly control costs through increased coordination across health providers and community partnerships, facilitated by data exchange, provider engagement and patient education and navigation.
Position Summary: Under general supervision, the Community Health Coach provides basic care coordination, identifies and reduces barriers to care and provides referrals to necessary resources. The Community Health Coach will be based out of a federally qualified health center and may provide follow up phone calls, visits to patients and their families to help teach and train in areas of health logistics and other life and wellness skills to manage their health, accompaniment to medical and social service appointments and conduct group education activities. The Community Health Coach will work under the supervision of the Care Team Facilitator.
Hours: This is a full-time position that requires the ability to work a flexible schedule. General daytime hours: Monday – Friday; possible weekends or evenings as needed