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Benton Franklin Health District

Kennewick , WA
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Health Services Worker

Benton Franklin Health District
Kennewick, WA Full-time
Posted on July 21, 2018

Benton-Franklin Health District is seeking a Health Services Worker.

Definition:

Under the supervision of the Clinic Services Supervisor the

Health Services Worker will participate on a multi-disciplinary team of health care professionals focused on improving health outcomes for members of our community.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Serve as a liaison between clients, health care providers and social services providers to aid them in maintaining maximum quality of life.
  • Provide technical assistance and education to medical providers regarding mandated reporting, and compliance with program or contract requirements
  • Provide input on program outcomes through regular case conferences, quality improvement projects, or customer service surveys.
  • Develops and maintains appropriate charts and documentation of interventions
  • Attend educational and staff development events deemed necessary by program requirements.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Motivational Interviewing
  • Ability to work with diverse clientele with various medical, psychosocial, substance abuse and mental health issues
  • Ability to work well with co-workers as well as outside agency personnel

BFHD is a tobacco, drug and alcohol free workplace.

Equal Opportunity Employer