The Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Coordinator will implement and coordinate SDOH interventions across various organizational entities and in partnership with external stakeholders. This position supports program administrative functions, participant engagement, patient/community outreach and data collection and reporting. The SDOH specialist will also serve as a member of the care team, working within the community setting, providing outreach to patients with medical and social needs. The SDOH Specialist acts as a resource to assist patients, in navigating the health system; and serves to facilitate linkage to community resources. This position is also responsible for the daily operations of internal food pantry initiatives and processes. The SDOH coordinator will work under the direction of the SDOH Manager and Care Management Director to ensure program goals are achieved.
This position supports organizational goals by providing an excellent patient experience, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to teamwork and cooperation.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent work experience required
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: NJ driver's license, registration and insurance required.
EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years of experience working in nonprofit, community services/outreach or public health required. Experience and knowledge of social determinants of health preferred. Detail oriented and highly organized. Strong oral and written communications skills, including ability to clearly communicate ideas in writing. Ability to work independently and in a small team. Data collection experience preferred. Proficient in MS Office Products.
Demonstrates the competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool for this position.
Position also requires frequent standing and walking. Position requires lifting and some pushing and pulling of up to 25 lbs. Works with computer, printer and copier. The essential functions for this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool. Must have available and reliable transportation and ability to commute to various locations around the AtlantiCare service region.
This position dually reports to Social Determinants of Health Manager and Director, Care Management.
The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
AtlantiCare is an equal opportunity employer that takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.
Whether you lead an active life or love leisure, you’ll enjoy working and living in the beach communities of New Jersey’s southeastern shore.
Benefits & Wellness
We believe that healthcare should be a rewarding career. That’s why we offer excellent compensation, exceptional health and wellness benefits, and internal resources and programs to support professional growth for our team members. Here, you’ll find everything you need to pursue your calling of caring for others, knowing that you’re working for an organization dedicated to your overall well-being.
Inclusion & Diversity
Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of what makes AtlantiCare a great organization. We recognize and celebrate individual differences as dimensions that enrich our workforce and allow us to be more creative, flexible and competitive. Our inclusive culture welcomes our employees to freely contribute their diverse ideas, background, talents and experiences to make this a place where everyone can be, and do, their best work together.
For many, the shore communities of southeastern New Jersey are vacation destinations, but for AtlantiCare employees, they’re home. Working at AtlantiCare allows you to experience shore life year-round. Here, you’ll find natural beauty, world-class entertainment, rich history, amazing arts, abundant outdoor recreation, shopping, sophisticated dining and plenty of family-friendly events all within communities you’ll love to call home.
The spirit of collaboration is alive and well at AtlantiCare. We empower our teams to be agents of change within our system. We encourage growth and support advancement. Our shared vision for advancing the health of the communities and people we serve guides us to do what’s right for each patient, our healthcare delivery system and the practice of medicine as a whole. We teach, grow and advance medicine together.
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