Job Description

Care Navigator
Job Number: 20-09424
Be at the forefront of innovation. Eclaro is looking for Care Navigator for our client in Washington, DC.
Eclaro’s client is a prestigious research university. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • The Care Navigators are responsible for a variety of functions related to remotely interacting with members of the client’s community and assessing members of the community for risk based on daily self-assessment.
  • Their primary function will be conducting phone interviews.
  • Will work under the guidance of the leadership of the Public Health  Operations Unit, and will report directly to the Supervisory Care Navigators.
  • Communicating with individuals, ensuring all interviews are guided by standard protocols and include providing disease-specific information; assessing signs and symptoms and underlying health conditions; discussing symptom onset to determine window period for contact elicitation and exposure risk for close contacts; discussing work, social, recreational, and community activities to identify others within the client’s community who may have been exposed; eliciting information on close contacts, including names, exposure dates and locating information; and assessing support needs to maintain health and compliance; providing recommendations for quarantine and isolation and reviewing of daily self-monitoring procedures.
  • Conducting remote monitoring and coordinating and ensuring the provision of needed support to individuals.
  • Conducting remote follow-up with individuals attesting to symptoms or exposure to assess status and provide guidance.
  • Utilizing a database/dashboard system to track individuals throughout their journey, coordinating work with the Health Center, Client Affairs, One Medical, Auxiliary Business Services and other client entities.
  • Providing regular updates to the Supervisory Care Navigators and elevating issues requiring additional support to their attention.
  • Performing other relevant tasks as assigned by Supervisory Care Navigators.
  • Work Interactions:
    • The Care Navigators will be remote using a web-based platform, email and telephone to communicate with and assess identified community members, obtain symptom information, refer contacts for testing, and provide instructions for isolation and quarantine.
    • Required to follow all guidance, policies and procedures provided by Client, and will comply with Client guidance regarding confidentiality and the handling of personally identifiable information.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and active listening skills, including an understanding of how to conduct interviews around difficult issues
  • The ability to elicit and manage sensitive information and ensure the confidentiality of those being interviewed
  • Highly detail-oriented with the ability to prioritize needs and troubleshoot
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a diverse team under challenging, time-sensitive circumstances
  • Willingness to take on additional responsibilities as needed to ensure the success of the client’s response.
  • Comfort working with databases and data management systems
  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly to new information and guidance
  • Excellent organizational skills, research skills and good judgement.
  • Ability to interact appropriately and effectively with a wide range of people.
  • Strong critical thinking skills, excellent composition, grammar and public speaking skills.
  • Strong diplomatic customer service skills
  • Access to a telephone, computer, and reliable internet connection.
  • Experience conducting telephone-based or in-person based interviews.
  • Ability to comply with regulations and communicate official information in an appropriate manner.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to assist distressed individuals from different cultural backgrounds.
  • Proficient in English, additional languages would be advantageous.
  • Proficient in MS Office as well as data entry.
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Gladys Caña       
Gladys Caña | LinkedIn

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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