Health Insurance Benefits Navigator-Spanish Speaking Preferred


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

05/11/2018

Application Deadline:

06/10/2018

Address

2830 Churchville Road
Churchville
Maryland
21028
United States

Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:                                                                                                                                     

Seedco is a non-profit organization providing program management for 10 counties with the Maryland Health Exchange. We are seeking a full time Navigator for Harford County. Navigators execute outreach and education campaigns, conduct eligibility screenings, provide facilitated enrollment services, and conduct referrals between relevant entities, working with a team of one to four other Navigators and reporting directly to a Regional Associate. This position has benefits; see listing and apply on Zip Recruiter..          

KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:                                                                                                                        

  • Complete State of Maryland Navigator training course and pass Navigator certification exam. Comply with all continuing education and recertification requirements.
  • Provide courteous, professional and confidential assistance to all clients seeking health benefits;
  • Conduct marketing and outreach within local communities about health insurance options through Maryland Health Connection and the Connector Program;
  • Work independently, travelling throughout their assigned territory providing services in various locations as needed.
  • Handle sensitive and personal information with an understanding and respect for client confidentiality;
  • Ensure that follow-up is completed to capture client referrals and outcomes; and
  • Provide assistance and data entry for plan enrollment in the Maryland Connector Program.
  • Achieve performance targets, working closely with the Regional Associate and others to identify and overcome challenges.

RErREQUIREMENTS:                                                                                                                        

  • Bachelor degree required or equivalent experience; 2+ years’ related experience;
  • Excellent computer skills; including familiarity with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and the ability to browse the Web comfortably; experience with database software a plus;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills a must;
  • Fluency in Spanish strongly preferred;
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to put clients at ease while asking sensitive and personal questions;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment;
  • Experience working with nonprofit organizations, community groups and/or government programs strongly preferred;
  • Experience working in a data-driven environment and a proven track record of achieving performance targets is preferred; and
  • Knowledge on Health Care options preferred

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORKING ENVIRONMENT:                                                                                      

·     Ability to travel throughout assigned territory as required

·     Ability to work remotely with portable equipment

·     Some evening and weekend work is required

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:                                                                                            

This position will receive supervision from the Regional Associate in this region

Benefits

Full benefit package

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

jpainter@seedco.org

http://www.seedco.org

Please provide a cover letter and resume identifying Spanish speaking skills if applicable.


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