Under the supervision of the Director of Care Management & Quality, the Community Resource Advocate is
responsible to assess, plan, organize, coordinate, administer, and evaluate social needs within the medical home project. The Community Resource Advocate is responsible for facilitating access to health care for patients. The Community Resource Advocate works collaboratively with multidisciplinary team and assists in developing and maintaining needed resources. S(he) needs to be emotionally mature, objective, and sensitive to people and their problems. Ability to make appropriate decisions with a minimum amount of supervisory direction. Regularly use independent judgment to interpret and apply policies, procedures and practices.
Other duties as assigned.
As applicable, the individual has training/competency in attending to the special needs and/or behaviors appropriate to the age of the patients for which care is being provided.