Details: Salary is depending upon qualifications and professional experience
520 S. Lafayette Park Place
The Center for Health Care Rights (CHCR), is recruiting for a full time Health Care Advocate currently living in the Los Angeles County and or Southern California area.
The Center for Health Care Rights (CHCR) is a Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization dedicated to the mission of assuring consumer access to quality health care through education, counseling, informal advocacy and legal services. CHCR’s Medicare direct services empower elderly and disabled consumers and their family members to use Medicare, Medi-Cal and other health benefits effectively, make informed health care choices and take appropriate action to resolve their health care problems.
Job Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in the social sciences or related field; 2-3 years prior work experience with a social or health care non-profit; excellent communications and organizational skills; valid California driver’s license and proof of insurance. Applicants considered for hire must pass a criminal background check.
Job responsibilities include: Counsel clients by phone and in person who are seeking information about Medicare, Medi-Cal or Medicare related private health coverage; Assist clients with resolving Medicare and Medi-Cal eligibility, claim and benefits problems; Participate in CHCR education and outreach activities in the community.
Employer paid 100% premium health, vision and dental benefits, paid parking and a tax deferred annuity program. Eleven annually paid holidays. Option to participate in AFLAC. Paid vacation and sick time off.
Level of Language Proficiency
Job applicants who are bilingual in Spanish, Korean, Mandarin, Russian or Armenian are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Education Required