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HIV Client Advocate-Moody Outpatient Center - ACCESS Clinic

Date:  Jul 9, 2021
Location: 

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Allied Health and Clinical Support Jobs
Shift Type:  Any
Requisition ID:  371921

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.

 

PRIMARY PURPOSE

Assesses, plans, implements and coordinates care for the minority HIV infected patient population, to assist, serve and identify their medical needs for referrals and planning.


MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS

Education:
- Associate's Degree in a health care related field preferred.

Experience:
- One year of terminal illness related care or counseling experience required.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience:
- May have an equivalent combination of education and/or experience in lieu of specific education and/or experience as stated above.

Certification/Registration/Licensure:
- Prefer registration with the Partner Notification Program of the Texas Department of Health for HIV training to provide test results to patients.

Skills or Special Abilities:
- May be required to be bi-lingual.
- Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with all cultural, ethnic, national and socio-economic levels.
- Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
- Must demonstrate a medical knowledge of disease process; general knowledge of human services; and be culturally sensitive.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Clinic, Medical, HIV AIDS, Patient Care, Infectious Disease, Healthcare