Community Health Specialist Resume Samples

A Community Health Specialist is responsible for the development and implementation of health programs that help communities to achieve optimal health. A well-drafted Community Health Specialist Resume mentions the following core duties – working in conjunction with staff members to develop strategic methods, overseeing all aspects of marketing including commercial campaigns, providing medical services to community members, assessing the needs of the community members and the public, developing educational programs and creating flyers and brochures; and training health care workers.

Most employers look for job applicants with work experience and the following skills – the ability to write reports, public speaking skills, the ability to manage groups; well-versed in each aspect of the job, strong concentration in communication, and experience in management. Those seeking to make a career in this line should be able to mention on the resume a degree in health promotion, or community health.

Community Health Specialist Resume example

Community Health Specialist Resume

Headline : Looking to apply a four-year undergraduate degree, along with managerial and extensive problem-solving skills to an consulting position with an institution which provides professional development, a variety of experiences, and personal growth.

Skills : Research, Matlab, Microsoft Office Suite, ChemDraw, R, Zotero.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the implementation and formulation of Public Health policies for Howard County and its stakeholders.
    2. Assisted staff in the daily implementation of tobacco policies by creating education outreach programs to educate the public on the dangers of tobacco use.
    3. Conducted enforcement actions in the field using undercover decoys to test stakeholders on the correct implementation of tobacco laws.
    4. Served on Howard County Informational and Educational Committee and assist in the formulation of educational outreach initiatives.
    5. Drafted responses to correspondence from within and outside the agency concerning Howard County Health Department (HCHD) regulated tobacco products.
    6. Conducted accounting procedures by inputting activity fund codes to pay clients.
    7. Planned and executed community outreach activities to educate stakeholders.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Community Health


Community Health Specialist Resume

Summary : To obtain a Community Health Specialist position within a professional organization that will utilize my existing skills while providing an environment of continuous education through outstanding work performance.

Skills : Excel, Word Processing, Powerpoint, Publisher, Printshop.

Description :

    1. Counseled, educated, and provided appropriate community referrals to clients regarding health and prevention.
    2. Outreached activities focus in the Latino community.
    3. Worked with injector drug user IDU at the needle exchange vans and sites as part of the program.
    4. Educated prevention classes in jail and Hooper Detox Center.
    5. Tested site support at the STD clinic and testing at the North East and Bars.
    6. In charged of the inventory supplies for the program and ordering.
    7. Developed excel programs to have an inventory and ordering control.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED


Community Health Specialist Resume

Headline : Responsible for Working plan design (defining the need and scope of the projects), coordinating community partners (communication, accountability), data collection (monitoring) and evaluation (analysis), budget management, federal grant reporting, site mentoring.

Skills : Epic, Case Management, Customer Service , ICD-9, Data Entry, Leadership Training.

Description :

    1. FT Effectively worked with Case Managers and supervisors to a diverse population of clients.
    2. Thrived with a caseload of pregnant and interconceptional women, and children up to age 5 and their families as a part to reduce infant mortality and low birth weight rates.
    3. Worked to reduce ethnic/racial disparities in perinatal outcomes in the Healthy Start / Empowerment Project areas.
    4. Recorded accurate, timely and confidential documentation including participant surveys and evaluations as assigned into the company database.
    5. Actively engaged and or coordinated community outreach events with community agencies and leaders.
    6. Provided case management to various clients ranging from 10-30+ cases.
    7. Collaborated with additional management departments to ensure all case needs and information is being effectively met and managed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Community Health Specialist Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Community Health Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Crisis Intervention, Secretarial, Education, Customer Service, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Presented Connects patients to health care resources to address areas such as preventive care, chronic disease management, and support services Community Health Specialist Utilizing information systems and decision support, maintain a risk-adjusted caseload and provide case management services to address specific issues affecting health risk or health status.
    2. Supported health center operations and attainment of organizational metrics.
    3. Completed documentation and data entry to ensure optimal patient care and program reporting.
    4. Participated in evaluating outcomes at the individual level with each patient as well as participate in agency-wide evaluative and quality improvement efforts.
    5. Assessed patients' strengths, weaknesses and needs to develop an effective plan for intervention.
    6. Established effective and respectful relationships with patients, families, professionals, and other stakeholders.
    7. Developed reports using EpicCare Ambulatory regarding patient care and outcomes and facilitate workflow.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Health Informatics

Community Health Specialist Resume

Objective : Community Health Specialist with 3 years of experience in Promoting public health principles within the broader activities and efforts of SSM Health and helps co-workers understand connections between community health efforts and the mission and values of SSM, Planning, and managing community health improvement activities that include managing a local budget and accomplishing community benefit reporting in a thorough, timely and accurate manner.

Skills : Higher Education Management, Program Development, Program Development, Budgeting, Human Resources, Compliance, Compliance, Operations Management, Operations Management.

Description :

    1. Assessed the health education needs of patients, their barriers to learning ( e.g. readiness, cognitive, cultural, physical and emotional) provides direct education to patients(orientation and disease specific information).
    2. Coordinated educational sessions for staff and providers, maintain printed educational materials for patients and providers and coordinates the clinic's Community Advisory Board.
    3. Provided direct education, disease specific information and adherence counseling and conducts HIV rapid testing.
    4. Additionally worked in collaboration with Hennipen County to increase access to HIV care and treatment by providing client centered outreach services to persons who fail to link to HIV care within three months of diagnosis and to persons who have fallen out of care.
    5. Managed and lead collaboration of new Tobacco Prevention program for GLBTQ youth Organized tobacco prevention advisory board consisting of youth, adults and community advisors Recruited, screened, hired and trained GLBT youth as Community Health Advisors and HIV prevention peer educators.
    6. Participated in the development and implementation of a Community Health Advisor training curriculum as well as the HIV peer education curriculums with the Youth and AIDS projects.
    7. Trained, developed and supervised community health advisors and HIV peer educators on curriculums Provided presentations and organized special events for large and small community groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Educational

Community Health Specialist Resume

Objective : Evaluating the impact of policies, programs, and services to support informed decisions about future activities and programming, and also Developing expertise in reporting and champions further clarity in reporting practices across the region in partnership with other community health leaders.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Grant Writing, Bilingual, Project Development, Project Coordination.

Description :

    1. Promoted the new health insurance plan offerings through the Illinois Insurance Marketplace and the expanded Medicaid offerings.
    2. Diligently sought out opportunities for professional growth and development by participating in various trainings and resource fairs.
    3. Participated as a subject matter specialist in onsite evaluation of field activities on the Implementation of retail tobacco enforcements statues in the field.
    4. Served as the market leader to conduct the Community Health Needs Assessments (CHNA) including the collection and analysis of internal and external data in service of the CHNA processes.
    5. Facilitated collaboration with community stakeholders in the CHNA process, creatively adds value to the CHNA by leveraging SSM Health assets across the markets and ensure community engagement including diverse groups within the community in the CHNA process.
    6. Ensured successful completion and implementation of a Community Health Improvement Plan including the design, implementation and evaluation of policies, program and services that align with identify community health needs.
    7. Built and maintained a successful level of community engagement with community members, partners and collaborators in a culturally aware and competent manner and ensures that the diverse perspectives of internal and external stakeholders are honored.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    MS

                    Community Health Specialist Resume

                    Headline : Experienced Community Health Specialist professional seeking a higher level of expertise, to utilize and demonstrate my professional traits to achieve excellence within a corporate setting.

                    Skills : MS Office, Planning Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Assisted with outreach and community stakeholder engagement Accomplishments Client participation and attendance was low.
                      2. Created a survey that I handed out during the summer event I co-chaired.
                      3. Analyzed the data and presented information that could help the group devise other outreach methods to increase client participation.
                      4. Demonstrated my planning and research skills while working on the Tobacco Retail Licensing policy.
                      5. Worked on various projects such as tobacco policy, stakeholder engagement, coalition meetings so forth.
                      6. Required a lot of organization on my part as well as flexibility and communication.
                      7. Partnered in strategic thinking and organizational leadership as part of a region-wide community health improvement strategy.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    MS

                    Community Health Specialist Resume

                    Headline : Efficiently managed high volume (200+) client case files in order to maintain up-to-date client information, case document updates, and appointments. Superior case management skills, such as organization, time management, personnel management, implementation of action plans, crisis intervention, interviewing strategies, and cultural/social competency.

                    Skills : Microsoft Office, Managing Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Conducted scientific based prevention education sessions with HIV positive individuals, and individuals at risk for HIV infection, including individual sessions, workshops, and social marketing activities for on-going recruitment.
                      2. Developed relationships with the community in order to gain access to HIV positive individuals and individuals at risk for HIV infection.
                      3. Conducted community HIV screening opportunities.
                      4. Conducted pre/post HIV anti-body counseling and testing services utilizing standard testing procedures.
                      5. Maintained accurate & confidential records of all testing information.
                      6. Actively sought and recruited persons diagnosed with HIV; engage clients into a coordinated HIV primary care service as needed.
                      7. Managed initial implementation of a novel screening protocol, funded by a Robin Hood Foundation grant to identify and screen older adults for potential elder abuse signs in the community.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Associate In Applied Science

                    Community Health Specialist Resume

                    Objective : Accomplished and dedicated Public Health professional with proven experience in fast-paced private and public sector positions. Strong background in Community Health Promotion and Public Health Administration and Health Policy/Advocacy with proven ability in the areas of oral communication, written communication, interpersonal skills, teamwork, leadership, and planning/evaluation.

                    Skills : Analysis, Contract Negotiation, Customer Relations, EMR, EHR, Fundraising, Healthcare Information Technology, MS Word, Excel, PPT, Problem Solving, Public Speaking, Research, Strategic Planning, Teaching /Instructing, Testing, Troubleshooting.

                    Description :

                      1. Developed, coordinated, planned, implemented and evaluated a 14 week Eat Smart Move More class at designated sites in collaboration with the HLHF wellness coordinator.
                      2. Trained participants on proper exercise techniques and equipment including activity modification.
                      3. Designed presentations, pamphlets, manuals, and other educational materials for dissemination throughout the community.
                      4. Facilitated lifestyle, nutrition and dietary modification courses.
                      5. Conducted health assessments.
                      6. Acquired working knowledge of fundraising , RFP's, and various aspects of project management.
                      7. Defined the need (needs assessment: who, when, where), program scheduling, contractor/site management, risk management, program evaluation and improvement (30-day data analysis/site visits), marketing, budget management, procurement Federal grant program management.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    GED

                    Community Health Specialist Resume

                    Objective : Building strong, lasting partnerships with new and existing carrier partners through phone calls, email, and in-person visits, Assisting Loadsmart in further expanding the company's carrier network by targeting and developing new enterprise carrier partners.

                    Skills : Social Worker, Supervisor.

                    Description :

                      1. Directed training sessions on elder abuse for healthcare professionals in Manhattan and the outer boroughs.
                      2. Collaborated with other departments within the Hebrew Home to advocate for victims and ensure successful admission to the nation's first comprehensive shelter for victims of elder abuse.
                      3. Administered screens, collected data, wrote and presented research assessing the efficacy and impact of over 5,000 screens of older adults for elder abuse.
                      4. Provided direct care to victims of elder abuse.
                      5. Provided direct services to clients in community, clinic and home settings according to need and established program protocols and procedures.
                      6. Completed and maintained all certifications required by the Illinois Department of Public Health HIV Section to provide Counseling, Testing and Referral services.
                      7. Linked to Care services, Group Prevention and Support services, HIV Navigation Services, Medication Adherence counseling, Surveillance Bases Services, Health Education and Risk Reduction Counseling services.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  GED