The primary purpose of this position is to ensure continuity of care and establish a formal process for the mother and baby to receive a newborn/PP visit at GEFCC. To heighten hospital staff and provider awareness of GEFCC services.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Marketing, promotion of GEFCC services, and outreach.
Provides selected education on postpartum care, newborn care and community services.
Extensive computer knowledge and skills, with the ability to create, maintain, and document in spreadsheets and effectively document in NextGen.
Follow up with early discharge mothers.
Report to all scheduled work sites and shifts on time and fully prepared to engage in all job responsibilities; location of work sites and shifts will change at the discretion of the supervisor.
Engage in all offered training, consultations and supervisions made available. Fully and professionally respond to and implement directives and advice offered by all supervisory and training personnel, as well as professionally offered feedback from coworkers.
Perform other duties as assigned
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or GED Certificate
Graduate of accredited Medical Assistant Program
Minimum of six months related experience and/or training is preferred
Knowledge of anatomy and limited physiology/disease process.
Knowledge of laboratory and other procedures performed in an outpatient setting.
About Greater Elgin Family Care Center
Greater Elgin Family Care Center (GEFCC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization serving the medically uninsured, underinsured and publicly insured residents of Elgin, Streamwood, Sycamore and McHenry, Illinois, and surrounding communities. GEFCC is currently accredited through the Joint Commission and provides comprehensive medical, dental, and behavioral healthcare.Currently, GEFCC offers:- Well Child Care- Physicals and Immunizations- Sick Care- Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health- Chronic Disease Management- Women's Health Care, Including OB- Preventive Care Services- Specialty Clinics- Specialty Education- Laboratory Testing- Diagnostic Testing- WIC Services- Medical Case Management- Family Case Management- Preventive and Restorative Oral Health Care.