Sr Outreach Worker
Sr Outreach Worker
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
523501 - Surgery Ama Genl
This position will serve as primary contacts for medically needy patients. Responsibilities include processing provider claims, using computer system to record and report patient information, patient case finding, financial screening, program enrollment facilitation, non-medical counseling, case tracking, and preparing all necessary case documentation. Persons in this position will serve as program spokespeople and representatives to participating health care providers, local communities and local health agencies; therefore, this position requires a positive and professional attitude when working with patients, community leaders, and local health agency and state agency care workers. Persons in this position will be expected to travel between local health-agencies in the fulfillment of their duties and may be asked to make occasional home visits. Work is performed in usual clinic conditions; requires a high degree of contact with patients and families, clinic staff and outside support agencies. Travel and ability to respond to needs during off- duty hours may be required in unusual situations.
Up to 50%
Tracks program participants to assure patient participation with regard to follow-ups and surveys, Compliance with all CPRIT and TTUHSC guidelines, Maintains research records in a confidential manner according to practice policies, sponsor confidentiality agreements, HIPAA guidelines, and any other applicable regulations. Monitors and tracks F.I.T. kit usage and laboratory results from Quest. Interacts with CPRIT collaborative partners to track patient activities in the program. Identifies, develops, and organizes, health education materials for the program. Conducts health education and community activities for healthcare professionals, individuals, and groups. May include work after hours and weekends. Cross-training with program manager on the database, data entry, and management.
Minimum Hire Rate
8:00 am-5:00pm M-F occasional evening and weekends
Language skills: English, Spanish. Reasoning ability, Innovative ideas, and creativity for program growth.
HSC - Amarillo
Surgery Ama Genl
Resume / CV
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
Attends extended education and committee meetings as provided by the program.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
+Education:+ A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent. +Experience:+ At least three years experience in a business office environment. Higher education may substitute on a year for year basis.
Does this position work in a research laboratory?