Community Health Worker
West Side Community Health Services - Saint Paul, MN

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This Position:
 Supports the heart health add-on to West Side’s breast and cervical cancer screening program.
 Will facilitate blood screenings for low-income, underinsured and uninsured women for cardiovascular disease risk factors.
 Provides a structured lifestyle intervention to help them reduce their risk by becoming more physically active, make healthier food choices, and stop smoking.

Specific Duties Include:
 Communicate effectively and cross culturally to educate patients on health issues, increase knowledge of preventative health care, and increase utilization of available health care resources.
 Organize and conduct health education/outreach activities and screenings.
 Assist with other duties such as arranging follow-up medical appointments and transportation.

 Community Health Worker certification preferred.
 Minimum one year of outreach, case management, health education, or clinical experience.
 Knowledge and familiarity of health promotion and health education in a health care system.
 Bilingual English/Spanish strongly preferred.

Contact Info

Name: Human Resources
Email: No emails please.
Phone: No phone calls please.