Good Neighbor Community Health Center (Columbus) and GN Fremont are primary health care clinics that offer a wide variety of services, including family and general practice medicine, pediatrics, OB/GYN care, dentistry and behavioral health. We are located together to better serve our patients, offering them a "one-stop shop" for their healthcare needs. Good Neighbor Community Health Center and Good Neighbor Fremont are both federally qualified community health centers (FQHC). FQHC is a federal designation given by the Bureau of Primary Health Care at the federal Department of Health and Human Services. FQHCs are located in, or serve, a federally designated medically underserved area/population. In 2020, Good Neighbor Community Health Centers cared for 10,978 patients from more than 45 zip codes.
Good Neighbor Community Health Center and Good Neighbor Fremont employ a variety of clinicians, nurses and other staff to provide high-quality, patient-centered care to under-served individuals and families in our cross-cultural, primary care settings. Bilingual language skills (English/Spanish) are a plus.
In addition to a competitive salary, employees who work a minimum of 30 hours a week are eligible for benefits. Coverage begins on the first of the month after their hire date.
Our current job openings are listed below. You can also find a summary of benefits, and access our easy Application for Employment.
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Outreach and Enrollment Specialist
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
1. Educate and inform individuals about the availability of the Marketplace Exchanges and the Nebraska Medicaid Program.
2. Assist and assess uninsured individuals for eligibility in the Marketplace Exchanges and the Nebraska Medicaid Program and assist them in completing the appropriate application.
3. Provide information to patients/clients about existing health insurance brokers and other health insurance resources as needed.
4. Provide education via community presentations and coordinate with other ECDHD/GNCHC programs and outside agencies to recruit potential enrollees.
5. Follow up with potential enrollees and applicants to ensure program enrollment.
6. Provide monthly reports regarding application and enrollment statistics.
7. Initiate contact with uninsured individuals through outreach activities to community agencies, community gatherings, neighborhoods and other appropriate venues.
8. Travel throughout the service area to provide outreach to community members.
9. Participate in required state and federal trainings related to the Marketplace Exchanges and Nebraska Medicaid Program.
10. Maintain confidentiality of client information and provide a supportive and understanding environment for all patient/client interactions.
11. Supervise Certified Application Counselors.
12. Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelors Degree preferred.
Previous experience working with Nebraska Medicaid.