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Location: 65 Forward Health Centers Shamokin Dam (opening October 2020) and Milton (coming mid 2021)
Department:Geisinger Health Plan
Work Type: Full Time
Hiring Manager: Linda Rowe
Plans and executes informational meetings, social activities and community outreach programs for this region’s senior population at Geisinger 65 Forward location. Supports physician panel growth, activity calendar development, patient social interactions and open house events at various sites.Establishes and maintains strong relationships with patients and clinical team members to increase patient experience. Performs hands-on outreach activities or placed in a host clinic site to take on similar duties, specific to patient services. Meets with both current and prospective patients and members in group settings to educate and inform..
Competencies and Skills:
Communication Skills, Multi-Tasking Skills, Critical Thinking, Customer Service Skills, Organizational Skills
Education / Experience:
High School Diploma or Equivalent -Required
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Minimum of 2 years Related work experience -Required
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Travel may be required.
Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
Geisinger Health Plan (GHP) is the health insurance component of Geisinger and serves over 460,000 members in Pennsylvania. Begun in 1985, GHP provides high quality, affordable health-care benefits for businesses of all sizes, individuals and families, and Medicare beneficiaries.
About Geisinger: Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.