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Health Insurance Navigator

Company: Epilepsy Florida
Location: Miami
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Epilepsy Alliance Florida (EAFLA) is a nonprofit organization assisting uninsured Floridians to sign up for health insurance and eligible subsidies through the Federal Marketplace, part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). This is a grant-funded position contingent on contract award that requires flexible hours with evening and weekend requirements, as needed. Navigators will be responsible for performing outreach and education and providing hands-on assistance with the application process. EAFLA will provide federal, state, and organizational training. Navigators must pass the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Certified Navigator course and exams and successfully pass a state background check and license registration as an onboarding requirement. -We are hiring both Full Time and Part Time.Responsibilities

Provide education and facilitate enrollment into a Qualified Health Plan available through the Federal Marketplace ( outreach and education through health fairs, presentations, events, and other potential opportunities to help consumers learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace, its relation to them, and the enrollment process.Provide in-person and virtual assistance. Provide information in a fair and impartial manner that is culturally and linguistically appropriate for the populations served, including individuals with limited English proficiency. Inform consumers of their rights to appeal eligibility and enrollment decisions and assist with filing such. Identify and establish collaboration with community-based organizations (CBO) and community sites for enrollment assistance, outreach and education events, and Health Literacy Workshops. Participate in program-related meetings, training, and conference calls.Abide by all agency, federal and state policies, procedures, and mandates, including timely project reports and required data entry. Positively represent the agency at all times.Provide wrap-around services when consumers need assistance linking to other community agencies. Coordinate and facilitate Health Literacy for Consumers workshops, including collecting assessments, surveys, and prompt reporting.Coordinates with the Navigation Program team to ensure the success of events and enhance public awareness.Build strong relationships with Community-Based Organizations.Perform any other related duties as assigned.Qualifications:
Experience with health insurance, the Healthcare Marketplace, or other enrollment assistance or related prior work experience preferred. Community Health Workers (Promedores) are encouraged to apply.Experience working with community-based organizations (CBO), community groups, and/or government programs strongly preferred. Completing all required state and federal Navigation training and successfully passing Federal Navigator certification is required. Bilingual in English/Spanish or English/Creole preferred. Strong social-cultural identification or experience working with target populations.Competency in coordinating multiple tasks in a variety of locations. Must have adequate basic computer skills. Maintain high ethical standards and confidentiality.Good public speaking skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills. Must have reliable transportation, a valid Florida driver's license, and automobile insurance. Experience working in a data-driven environment and a proven track record of achieving performance targets is preferred. Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.Proof of immunization or immunity to certain communicable diseases (including influenza) may be required per local, state, agency, or site regulations. Able to work flexible hours on evenings and weekends, (required).Salary Range: $20.00 - $25.00 hourlyNo Third Party Agencies or Submissions Will Be Accepted. - -Our company is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. DFWP -Opportunities posted here do not create any implied or express employment contract between you and our company / our clients and can be changed at our discretion and / or the discretion of our clients. Any and all information may change without notice. We reserve the right to solely determine applicant suitability. By your submission you agree to all terms herein.Powered by JazzHR

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