Specialist, Community Health Care - Walmart Health

Specialist, Community Health Care - Walmart Health

  • Location CHICAGO, IL
  • Career Area Care Clinic
  • Job Function Clinic
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Hourly
  • Requisition WD253456

What you'll do at

Walmart, the Fortune #1 Company and the Nation’s largest private employer, is helping people save money and live better - and healthier lives. Walmart strives to be a center of wellbeing in the communities we serve, and we have a unique opportunity to provide access to affordable healthcare to millions of people.  We need passionate healthcare professionals to help us achieve our mission.  Role for Community Health Specialist Provides health resources and programs to customers by meeting patients and conducting needs assessments; assisting patients to develop health management plans and goals; connecting customers with community resources (for example, senior centers, homeless shelters, food pantries); helping customer fill out applications for benefits (for example, insurance, food stamps); assisting customers with organizing personal matters (for example, financial and health records, scheduling appointments, getting prescriptions filled); and utilizing electronic databases to document and maintain records of customer encounters and interactions. Working with customers to meet their health goals by contacting clients in person, by phone, or in writing to ensure they have completed required or recommended actions; conducting interviews and providing coaching to identify and troubleshoot barriers and connect to additional resources as needed; providing feedback to health service providers regarding improving service accessibility or acceptability; working with state and federal public health programs to improve resources, services, and programs. Increases awareness and utilization of resources, services, and programs by conducting outreach for medical personnel or health organizations to implement programs in the community that promote, maintain, and improve individual and community health; continuously expanding knowledge and understanding of community resources, services, and programs; working with other community healthcare workers to create a directory of community resources; conducting group presentations and health screenings within the health center and community settings; collaborating with behavioral health and physical health care team regarding patients' problems and needs; and attending community meetings, health fairs, and community advisory committee meetings to understand community issues or build relationships with community members. Minimum Qualifications: 2 years experience in community outreach, customer service, social service, or related field. 2 years experience working in a professional environment. 1 year experience working autonomously with minimal supervision. Successful completion of Community Health Worker certification within 60 days of hire. Join our community: We offer a competitive package including salary, annual bonus potential, benefits, and more! The transformation Walmart is making to the way health care is delivered at affordable, transparent pricing will impact individuals and communities for years to come — this is a chance to be part of something special!  The opportunities presented by applying our resources and commitment to an area like H&W is limitless…. impacting the lives of consumers... saving them money and helping them live better. You really can make a difference!  Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. 2 years’ experience in community outreach, customer service, social service, or related field. 1 year's experience working autonomously with minimal supervision. 1 year’s experience using intermediate functionality of Microsoft Office Suite Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Knowledge of health resources in the local area’s community

Minimum Qualifications

2 years’ experience in community outreach, customer service, social service, or related field. 1 year's experience working autonomously with minimal supervision. 1 year’s experience using intermediate functionality of Microsoft Office Suite

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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