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Providence Patient Health Advocate-Hawthorne *FT DAYS* in Hawthorne, California


Patient Health Advocate - Axminster Managed Care at Providence Medical Institute

The Health Advocate is a member of the Care Management team who coordinates care for high risk, high utilizing patients. The Health Advocate supports the quadruple aim for population health management as an extension of the trusted Primary Care Provider to promote the patient centered medical home. The Health Advocate is part of a larger Care Management team. Primary focus areas for the Health Advocate is evaluating for social determinants of health, identifying alternate sites of care, enhancing patient access to urgently needed services, ensuring that patients understand their care plans, facilitating care outreach of transitions of care, and in partnership with ambulatory Care Managers, longitudinally following high risk patients to help reduce the burden of care. Assists in closing care gaps and identifying barriers to care. Provides patients with internal and external resources to help coordinate care.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional relevant experience.


Required qualifications:

  • Graduate of a State recognized vocational school or Medical Terminology coursework in Medical Terminology

  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) for Healthcare Providers – American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Five (5) years related work experience in an acute care or ambulatory care facility and/or medical group practice

Preferred qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree in a related field

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field

  • MA certificate

  • Current LVN license in State of California

  • Managed care experience

  • EPIC, Allscripts Enterprise, and/or IDX experience highly desirable

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

Providence Health & Services Southern California is further developing its physician integration strategy. Historically, the largest asset has been Providence Medical Institute, a medical foundation that provides administrative and other support services to affiliated medical groups. Providence Medical Institute is expected to grow significantly in the next several years, bringing with it facilities, staff and physician growth to support that objective.

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: California-Hawthorne

Req ID: 364866