The Telluride Regional Medical Center is seeking to hire a Full-time Bilingual Health Access Facilitator
A full position description is included with this posting.
Under the general supervision of the Primary Care Medical Director, the Bilingual Health Access Facilitator [BHAF] will be responsible for supporting primarily, but not limited to, bilingual patients of TRMC needing a higher level of coordinated care. The BHAF will facilitate access to medical services and financial resources, both internally and externally, and lead patients through the process of identifying any barriers to healthcare at TRMC and provide education and a connection to resources and services available. The full set of responsibilities is to be performed in a confidential, professional, efficient, and culturally appropriate manner and adherent to the policies of TRMC.
Must be fluent in both English/Spanish
Certified Medical Interpreter, if not currently certified, can complete certification course within first 3 months of employment
Ability to effectively communicate, both in person and in writing with patients and staff from different cultural backgrounds
Proficient computer skills (Word, Excel)
Ability to become proficient in, and use electronic health record programs effectively
Outstanding organizational skills
Works with compassion, patience, and empathy
Ability to maintain professionalism and confidentiality in all interactions
Formal education/training requirements include:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Maintain annual HIPAA compliance and Infection Control Training
A competitive Salary and Benefits package is available and includes:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Vacation, Sick Leave, 401(a) and 457 Retirement Plan options.
This position is an hourly/non-exempt position. The salary range for this position is $23 - $25 per hour.
Telluride Regional Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and healthcare provider, providing the highest quality, comprehensive Primary Care and exceptional Emergency & Trauma Services to all residents and visitors to our region. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all.
Position will remain open until filled. Candidates should apply for the position at: https://jobs.tellmed.org