Healthcare Community Outreach Specialist--REMOTE/Springfield, MO

Date Posted: 09/21/2022



Equity Staffing is searching for a Traveling Healthcare Community Outreach Specialist in Springfield, MO. This position is with a Fortune 100 organization. Our client serves more than 85 million people and has a reputation for bold ideas. If you enjoy working with energetic people in a collaborative environment, we want to speak with you!

*** Ability to Travel is Required ***
*** Comfortable working Weekends ***
*** Candidates must live within commuting distance of Springfield, MO ***

Specific Duties:
Allows us to build and retain critical relationships with provider groups and community based organizations to educate on our Medicaid products. In addition, it assists with meeting our contractual state requirements of hosting member advisory meetings.
Lead, develop and facilitate opportunities to conduct presentations and events with key stakeholders that generate new membership and removal of SDOH barrier programs. There will be several of these a month the candidate is expected to plan and facilitate.
Responsible for local brand awareness through community involvement by participating in targeted key events (such as Health Fairs, Community Family Fun Days, educational seminars, etc). There will be a target goal of how many a month the candidate is to reach. The candidate will need to be able to lift and set up items such as tables, chairs, promotional items, and marketing material.
Educate and assist current and potential members regarding our clients benefits. (i.e. presentations, one-on-one conversations)
Execute a marketing plan that will be given upon hire.
Establishes and cultivates strategic business relationships with the leadership/management of key growth partners and market influencers. Serve as an ambassador for the client.
Responsible for data input and tracking of information into department-specific programs on a weekly basis.
Responsible for meeting or exceeding the clients targeted growth and retention expectations within assigned region
Represent the client at community meetings and coalitions; attend conferences as required
Collect and analyze marketing, health and community-related data to develop market strategies and provide recommendations.
Ensure compliance and quality outreach efforts, adhering to all applicable State and Federal Regulatory requirements and procedures.

Must have qualifications/experience:
High School Diploma/GED or equivalent
1+ years of experience working with Providers (Physical Health, Behavioral Health, or CBO) or 1+ years of Community Outreach event planning experience
Marketing execution experience
Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and / or patient sites with a designated area
Experience working with FQHCs, Community Based Organizations, and/or Faith Based Organizations
Medical Office Experience
Medical Terminology
Problem Solving Skills
Experience working in a fast paced team environment
Great Multitasker
Positive Attitude
Good Typing Skills
Great Customer Service Skills
Attention to Detail
Strong Organizational Skills
Effective communication skills both written and verbal
Strong computer skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of Tools.
Critical thinking skills.
Ability to work with others

Preferred Qualifications:
Undergraduate degree or equivalent years of experience
Knowledge of health plan operations
Experience working with communities of all different ethnicities, cultural backgrounds, diverse populations and/or underserved communities
Experience influencing others at many organizational levels, both internally and externally
Demonstrated knowledge of State Medicaid or CMS marketing rules and regulations
Highly-developed Presentation skills
Established professional relationships with non-profits, community sources CBO’s, religious / faith- based organizations FBO’s in designated sales territory

REMOTE/ONSITE: Hybrid near Springfield, MO

Shift Start/End Time: 9AM-5Pm CST, some weekends will be required.

Dress Code: Business Casual

Equity Staffing Group is one of the fastest growing Native American owned staffing companies in the United States. We are a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) and the Rocky Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council (RMMSDC).

Equity Staffing Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equity Staffing Group will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law.

We welcome you to learn more about our company by visiting www.equitystaffing.com.


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