Ascension Health MP-Health Promoter in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Job ID: 198238

MP-Health Promoter

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: MP-Health Promoter

City, State: Glendale,WI

Location: Wheaton Corporate Srvs Office

Department: Care Management Wisconsin

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Marketing Statement

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2016, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 150,000 associates and 36,000 aligned providers. Ascension's Healthcare Division operates 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Coordinates access to health-related services by assisting clients with utilizing available resources.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies potential clients, completes initial needs assessment, and maintains follow-up to ensure appropriate guidance to health services.

  • Provides informal counseling, education, and social support to clients. Assists clients with utilizing available resources, including scheduling medical appointments, accompanying clients to appointments, and assisting with completion of medical program applications.

  • Develops and maintains strong working relationships with external (referral sources and community agencies) and internal contacts (departmental team members).

  • Maintains accurate client records by documenting all contacts, services provided, and outcomes in order to track all clients and services for future reference.

  • Assists members with member-specific needs, in-person, virtually and by phone, including health coaching, assistance with application for public aid, payer specific programs, medication access, and/or disability benefits.

  • Transports donated items, food boxes, and other resources to members.

  • Performs home visits for non-medication-related concerns (e.g. safety checks or social visits).

  • Performs non-clinical member assessments as needed.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Drivers License obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Associate Degree

  • Medical Certification or Associate’s degree in healthcare, social work, wellness or related field required. Bachelor’s degree in healthcare, social work, wellness or related field preferred

Work Experience:

  • Two (2) years equivalent work experience in a field related to healthcare, wellness or similar required.

  • BLS Provider Required

  • Driver's License Required

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Health is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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