Supporting the Mission and Core Values of Hoxie Medical Clinic and Sheridan County Health Complex, the individual in this position works cooperatively with all staff members; serving each other, our customers, and promoting a team effort and positive presence at all sites.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities as PCMH Coordinator
* Facilitate Organizational changes consistent with the Chronic Care Model for chronic care diseases and the selected model of management for clinical operations. * Provide educational programs, training for the staff, assess, observe and implement daily operations in the clinical setting. * Assist in promoting and improving the health outcomes of patients and improving the clinical efficiency of Hoxie Medical Clinic. * Responsible for the Patient Centered Medical Home Program.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities as Community Educator
* Create programs that encourage health and wellness, and prevent disease. Teach people how to make good health decisions, incorporate healthy activities into their lives and avoid harmful behaviors. * Create and implement health education programs for the general public, as well as targeting at-risk populations, such as diabetes patients, expectant mothers and heart patients. Prepare presentations, conduct health screenings and patient outreach, and serve as point of contact for patients. * Provide patients with information on their diagnosis and treatment, as well as tips on staying healthy. * Teach group classes on health topics and train medical staff on how to communicate with patients.
Additional duties may include:
* Create health-related materials , such as posters and websites. * Help people find the appropriate health services or information. * Advocate for improved health resources and policies. * Collect data and other information to analyze needs and evaluate programs. * Prepare reports for management and other stakeholders.
Some travel will be required especially for initial training
A State of Kansas Registered Nurse license in good standing. Two years of experience in Community Education and PCMH preferred, but not required.
Internal Number: 116
About Sheridan County Health Complex
SCHC includes an 18 bed critical access hospital, 32 bed long term care facility, 8 independent living apartments, and a Federally Qualified Health Center.