Who we are:
Meridian, a WellCare Company, is part of a national network of passionate leaders, achievers, and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members, our providers and in the healthcare industry.
We provide government-based health plans (Medicare, Medicaid, and the Health Insurance Marketplace) in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. As a part of the WellCare Family of companies, we deliver healthcare excellence to millions of members nationwide.
Our associates work hard, play hard, and give back. Meridian associates enjoy an exceptional experience and culture including special events, company sports teams, potlucks, Bagel Fridays, and volunteer opportunities.
A Day in the Life of a Community Health Outreach Worker:
This position is responsible for performing duties independently and as part of the Care Coordination Team. This position collects, reviews and reports health and social information through member home visits and motivational interviewing, while demonstrating multicultural sensitivity and effective communication skills with members. This position follows established safety protocols in the community setting, as well as established preventive and disease management programs for health promotion and education.
PLEASE NOTE, must reside in Antrim or Ostego County, MI
What you can bring to Meridian:
High school diploma required
Bachelor's degree with a concentration in healthcare or related field or Fellow, Academy for Healthcare Management (AHM) Designation is preferred
At least 6 months to one year experience in a clinical, mental health or managed care setting is preferred
Proven experience working with diverse populations, community or faith based organizations. Health care setting experience preferred
Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred
What Meridian can offer you:
Our healthcare benefits include a variety of plans that are effective on the first day of employment for our new full-time team members.
Opportunity to work with the industry's leading technologies and participate in unique projects, demonstrations, conferences, and exclusive learning opportunities.
Meridian offers 401k matching that is above the national average.
Full-time Meridian employees are eligible for tuition reimbursement towards Bachelor's or Master's degrees.
Meridian was named Detroit's #1 Fastest Growing Company by Crain's Magazine, so it is a great time to get involved with Meridian.
Equal Opportunity Employer