Outstanding healthcare opportunityIf you are ready for a satisfying and rewarding career, join our team of diverse and motivated professionals at Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC). CHC is one of the country�s most creative and dynamic providers of primary medical, dental and mental health services to the uninsured and underinsured. CHC is building a world class primary health care system that is committed to caring for special populations, and that is focused on improving health outcomes for our patients as well as building healthy communities. We are one of the leading health-care providers in the state of Connecticut, providing comprehensive primary care services in medicine, dentistry, and behavioral health. With more than 130,000 active patients, CHC is the health care home that works to keep our patients�and our communities�healthy. We go beyond the traditional health services to bring care wherever our patients and clients are, using innovative service delivery models and state of the art technology. We use the latest treatments and technologies within the Patient-Centered Medical Home Model (PCMH) to care for our growing patient base.As a Access to Care Coordinator for Community Health Center, you will:This is the opportunity for you if you:Are committed to providing superior care and service to children, adolescents and familiesWould like to make a huge impact in someone's lifeAre a compassionate individual who wishes to improve healthcare access for the underservedWant to work under excellent supervisionEnjoy being a part of an outstanding team of professionalsAs an Access to Care Coordinator, you will:Act as the initial point of contact for all new CHC patients and other clients referred from the community Conduct needs assessments to identify barriers to obtaining healthcareMain coordinator of direct services with clients and patients (no supervisory responsibilities)Assist clients in establishing a primary medical and dental homeRegister all new medical patients in database and provide an orientation to the practiceProvide application assistance for private and public assistance programs, such as HUSKYAssure each application is reviewed and final determination is completed on all applicationsAdvocate and make referrals for additional, needed health and social servicesConduct community outreach and provide staff education on healthcare access issuesTrack all Access to Care Activity in a specialized databaseCollaborate with others within the Community Health Center team in order to provide total and complete careCommunity Health Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including medical/dental plans, tuition reimbursement, short term/long term disability coverage, 403B plan with discretionary company match/contribution, flexible spending plans, group life insurance coverage, Employee Assistance Program, classroom based/on-line computer skill development resources and more! Please note that completion of a background check, receipt of proof of eligibility to work in the United States, and completion of all requirements of our Infection Control policy will be required prior to working at Community Health Center, Inc.