Care Navigator, Health Plan -Maternity

Location: Lubbock, Texas US

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Requisition Number: 19016466

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The Care Navigator I Scott & White Health Plan (SWHP)-Maternity is a professional or non-professional with special training whose role is dedicated and tailored to meet the unique needs of the most vulnerable members of their communities. This individual will serve our members who are pregnant or have recently delivered to ensure they are connected to the services that need to produce the best health outcomes.  
They have worked or have experience in health care or social services sectors. The essential duties of the Health Navigator I SWHP include the following:
  • Create connections between vulnerable populations and health care systems.
  • Manage care and care transitions for vulnerable populations.
  • Provide culturally appropriate health education on topics related to chronic disease prevention, physical activity, optimal functioning and management of activities of daily living and nutrition.
  • Advocate for assigned members to receive appropriate health care and community services.
  • Outreaches telephonically to members in the target population to collect health risk information and provide program information. ide and coordinate services such as a Health Risk Assessment.
The ideal candidate will have good communication skills, demonstrate cultural competence, and have working knowledge about the health care system and community services.
  • Location/Facility �  Health Plan Office  at Lubbock, TX
  • Specialty/Department/Practice � Health Plan / Maternity / Member Services
  • Shift/Schedule � Full-time / Weekdays 
  • Benefits � Our competitive benefits package includes*:
    • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
    • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.


  • H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent required
  • 1+ years of related work experience required

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Location_formattedLocationLong: Lubbock, Texas US

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As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the most recent EEO is the Law Poster, click here.