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Community Benefits Specialist

Company: Southcoast Hospitals Group
Location: New Bedford
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Job Description:

At Southcoast Health, we acknowledge that our employees are what helps make us great! We are searching for a Community Benefits Specialist to perform diversified duties to develop and facilitate Southcoast ' s community benefits programs, activities, annual reporting, and ongoing needs assessment. Serve as the community liaison and education coordinator for the Southcoast Health Community Benefits and Oncology departments. Develop, implement and monitor community outreach activities including chronic disease and cancer screening and prevention programs in addition to community education targeting at-risk populations. Capture and analyze data to assess community needs and program impact, and make recommendations for targeted community outreach initiatives based on community need and state priorities. Promote awareness of outreach activities with internal and external stakeholders, coordinate room donations for community partners and assist in coordinating volunteer opportunities for Southcoast staff at community events and with community partner organizations. Provide functional or technical support to other employees in same or closely related classification. Hours: 40hrs (full time) Shift: Day Shift 8:30am-5:00pm Travel: May require driving on average 3 or more times per week. Education and/or Experience Requirements: Bachelors Degree in Healthcare Administration, Psychology or Mental Health, Public Health, Education, Communications or the equivalent knowledge and experience is required. Analytics skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Excel, PowerPoint and Word are required. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, the ability to relate effectively to the public and health care professionals and a demonstrated ability to effectively speak in public forums is required. Must be able to work effectively with a team and accomplish goals through collaborative efforts. One (1) year of related experience required with healthcare experience preferred. Southcoast Health is a community based health delivery system with multiple access points, offering an integrated continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and East Bay, Rhode Island. For more than 100 years, we have provided quality, patient-focused care in a state-of-the-art environment. By uniting a single purpose and building an integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts. Together We Are More. 311 years of hospitals' collective continuous services 920 + square miles of service across southern MA + East bay, RI 7400 + employees doctors, nurses, professionals in IT, Finance, HR, and more Top 5% of USA hospitals for 2017 clinical performance by Healthgrades We are committed to providing our employees in MA and RI with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees' lives. Generous Earned Time Off Package** Health, Dental and Vision Insurance* Tuition Assistance** Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance* Life & AD & D insurance* Flexible Spending Accounts* 403B Retirement Plan with match HealthQuest Wellness Program Employee Assistance Program Employee Discount Program Career Development Opportunities *Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 24 hours. **Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 20 hours. Are you ready to make a difference in your community? Join us in our strive to be more than medicine! "jobSummaryDisplay": " At Southcoast Health, we acknowledge that our employees are what helps make us great! We are searching for a Community Benefits Specialist to perform diversified duties to develop and facilitate Southcoast ' s community benefits programs, activities, annual reporting, and ongoing needs assessment. Serve as the community liaison and education coordinator for the Southcoast Health Community Benefits and Oncology departments. Develop, implement and monitor community outreach activities including chronic disease and cancer screening and prevention programs in addition to community education targeting at-risk populations. Capture and analyze data to assess community needs and program impact, and make recommendations for targeted community outreach initiatives based on community need and state priorities. Promote awareness of outreach activities with internal and external stakeholders, coordinate room donations for community partners and assist in coordinating volunteer opportunities for Southcoast staff at community events and with community partner organizations. Provide functional or technical support to other employees in same or closely related classification. Hours: 40hrs (full time) Shift: Day Shift 8:30am-5:00pm Travel: May require driving on average 3 or more times per week. Education and/or Experience Requirements: Bachelors Degree in Healthcare Administration, Psychology or Mental Health, Public Health, Education, Communications or the equivalent knowledge and experience is required. Analytics skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Excel, PowerPoint and Word are required. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, the ability to relate effectively to the public and health care professionals and a demonstrated ability to effectively speak in public forums is required. Must be able to work effectively with a team and accomplish goals through collaborative efforts. One (1) year of related experience required with healthcare experience preferred. Southcoast Health is a community based health delivery system with multiple access points, offering an integrated continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and East Bay, Rhode Island. For more than 100 years, we have provided quality, patient-focused care in a state-of-the-art environment. By uniting a single purpose and building an integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts. Together We Are More. 311 years of hospitals' collective continuous services 920 + square miles of service across southern MA + East bay, RI 7400 + employees doctors, nurses, professionals in IT, Finance, HR, and more Top 5% of USA hospitals for 2017 clinical performance by Healthgrades We are committed to providing our employees in MA and RI with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees' lives. Generous Earned Time Off Package** Health, Dental and Vision Insurance* Tuition Assistance** Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance* Life & AD & D insurance* Flexible Spending Accounts* 403B Retirement Plan with match HealthQuest Wellness Program Employee Assistance Program Employee Discount Program Career Development Opportunities *Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 24 hours. **Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 20 hours. Are you ready to make a difference in your community? Join us in our strive to be more than medicine!

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