Community Health Specialist (clinical)
Requisition #: 206504
Location: Howard County General Hospital, Columbia, MD 21044
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Casual (less than 20)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Dec. 26, 2019
The Community Health Specialists are hourly clinical staff who will provide support for program activities including but not limited to health fairs, community events and targeted outreach. These staff will provide screening services including taking biometric measurements, implementing screening questionnaires, counseling at-risk individuals and referring eligible participants to evidence-based programs. These staff will also teach health promotion classes including but not limited to: Childbirth, Infant Care, and Breastfeeding. Community Health Specialists will also conduct tours of the maternity services within the hospital as new mothers and fathers prepare for their child’s birth. This position reports to the Health Promotion Program Manager.
Johns Hopkins Medicine.