Care Coordinator for Cancer Prevention: Posting #20010
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Seattle, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Position Summary:

Full-time position available immediately for our Quality Improvement Department. The Colorectal Cancer Screening Patient Navigator will guide patients through each step in the process of obtaining a colonoscopy. The Navigator will use supportive communication to motivate and assist patient s to overcome obstacles to completing a colonoscopy. The Navigator will maintain on-going communication with patients, clinical staff and specialty care providers (Gastroenterologists and office staff), and community partners to smooth the patient’s transition from primary to specialty care. The Navigator must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed.

Qualifications, Education and/or Requirements:

  • Must have a working knowledge of preventative health and its importance.
  • Must be able to use good judgment, meet deadlines and prioritize workloads.
  • Must be able to maintain professionalism and appropriate boundaries in all interactions.
  • Must have good skills with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, word, Acrobat Pro etc.)
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of two years of experience in nursing, medical assistant, or related clinical care delivery or community health outreach and education.
  • Must be bilingual in English and Spanish.

What We Offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with opportunity for advancement. Full-time employees working 30 hours or more, receive an excellent benefit package of Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employee Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24-27 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Cindy Pulido, Population Health Coordinator at CindyPulido@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 03/03/2020

External candidates may apply after 03/06/2020

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).