Community Health Worker

at Nanticoke/ Tidal Health in Salisbury, Maryland, United States

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Community Health Worker (CHW)  is responsible for assisting patients and their families that are in a psychiatric crisis navigate and access community resources.

Mental Demands:

  • Demonstrates sensitivity and empathy with patients and families under stress.
  • Uses knowledge and judgement in assisting patient and family problem solving.
  • Works under pressure of time and shifting priorities.
  • Ability and willingness to self-motivate, prioritize, and be willing to change processes and improve effectiveness and efficiency. Adapts to changing patient and/or organizations priorities.
  • Excellent organizations skills.
  • Knowledgeable of local community resources. Detailed oriented.   
  • Exhibit sound problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of HIPPA and confidentially.
  • Demonstrating comfortability level with individuals experiencing crises.
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Job Posting: 842790

Posted On: Sep 10, 2021

Updated On: Oct 12, 2021