Lancaster General Health Community Health Educator in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Community Health Educator
Suburban Outpatient Pavilion CAMPUSLG
Community Health Services
Early mornings required and daytime presentations
- This position is located in Lancaster, PA. ATTENTION: Please be aware that, if you are an external applicant, you may need to complete an online assessment as part of the hiring process. This assessment will be sent to the e-mail address that you included in your application. Please note: Some e-mail accounts may receive the assessment e-mail in their junk/spam e-mail. This assessment must be completed within 5 days of receiving it. For more information regarding the assessment, please click HERE. SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Community Health Educator. The Community Health Educator facilitates health education sessions in support of the Community Health & Wellness programs and activities. This position requires early morning availability for screenings and daytime available for presentations and other activities as needed. PRIMARY FUNCTIONS: · Teach educational lectures to community groups. · Identify patient and significant others' learning needs and implement teaching protocols. · Document relevant client information based on services offered. · Provide program outcome reports to appropriate Health Educator / Wellness Educator – RN. · Assist with CHW initiatives including planning and implementing grant based projects and community initiatives · Conduct health screenings for Livewell and other programs. · Represent LG Health at community events REQUIREMENTS: · Bachelor's degree in Health Education or related field is required. · A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program is required. · Two (2) years of health promotion teaching experience is preferred.