Community Health Coordinator

The Job Holder
Hancock County, IN, USA
Oct 10, 2019

Client Name

Georgia Department of Public Health


Occupation Responsibilities 

This is an energizing chance to have an effect on wellbeing results in provincial Hancock County through an emphasis on an arrangement, frameworks, and ecological changes around network clinical linkages and breastfeeding. This position is financed by a CDC Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) award which supports work to lessen wellbeing variations among racial and ethnic populaces with the most noteworthy danger of ceaseless sickness. Answering to the REACH Program Manager, the Community Health Coordinator is liable for executing the REACH people group clinical linkages and breastfeeding systems. 

The people group clinical linkage procedure centers around working together with accomplices to build referral and access to network-based wellbeing programs (for example Interminable Disease Self-Management Program, Diabetes Prevention Program, Food Nutrition Education Programs, access to nourishment banks) for African Americans living in Hancock County. 

The breastfeeding methodology centers around expanding support for breastfeeding by fusing administrations into existing network associations (for example early head start, wellbeing division); building up lactation bolster benefits that are open and socially suitable for the African American populace in Hancock County; and giving breastfeeding bolster preparing to human services suppliers and others that work with moms and infants in Hancock County. 

This position is in Sparta, GA (Hancock County) and doesn't offer movement help. Up-and-comer should live inside a sensible driving separation of Sparta. On the off chance that moving to Sparta or encompassing zone, it would be ideal if you indicate that on the application.