Health Advocate Resume Samples

A Health Advocate promotes healthier living and educated people on how to achieve a healthy lifestyle. Most common work activities relating to this role are listed on the Health Advocate Resume as – identifying potential threats to public health; educating people on how to achieve healthy living; partnering with healthcare professionals and establishing guidelines for various health issues; establishing guidelines for disease prevention, promoting healthier living habits; taking responsibility for arranging and organizing events for promotion and education purposes; and providing insight and tips about health.

Career development can be promising for those denoting the following qualities – staying updated with skills and current happenings; building awareness of a given disease or illness and learning about the best practices for a healthy living. The best way to get hired is to possess several years of work experience and formal education in the form of a degree in biology, chemistry, or equivalent scientific areas.

Health Advocate Resume example

Health Advocate Resume

Headline : As a Health Advocate, responsible for Working with Health Services Coordinator to implement the following health components throughout WCFD Early Childhood Programs general health, oral health, health education, and nutrition to ensure that all children and pregnant women receive the maximum health care as required by the State Statutes & Head Start Performance Standards.

Skills : Marketing Analyst, Campaign Management, Email Strategist, Communication.

Description :

    1. Developed, set, and implemented class curriculums and programs for standalone and ongoing classes.
    2. Prepared from middle school to college, adults, professionals, and parents.
    3. Collaborated with school educators and local agencies to create specific programs to fit the needs of students and clients.
    4. Maintained these relationships to ensure successful programming.
    5. Prepared and completed state reports relating to education and community outreach for reproductive health and insurance enrolment.
    6. Assisted individuals to enroll in the New York State of Health enroll in Qualified Health Plans and assist eligible individuals to enroll in Medicaid.
    7. Educated the public on the benefits of health insurance and what health insurance provides for individuals and families.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Health Care Administration


Health Advocate Resume

Objective : A graduating senior prepared to obtain a career-entry position in the area of health promotion and disease prevention. Major strength includes successful coursework, relevant experience in solving health-related problems, strong communication skills and health care experience.

Skills : Mircosoft Word, Planning and Implementing program.

Description :

    1. Helped the children learn, eat, and brush their teeth.
    2. Became a floating aide and worked every day in a different room giving people time off still assisting the teacher.
    3. Coordinated & taught health and life skills classes such as nutrition, hygiene, character education, managing emotions, & bullying prevention.
    4. Developed health assessment needs survey to interview 140 children & arrange referrals.
    5. Created health and wellness programs for the campus Provide a safe and confidential space for students to talk about health-related topics.
    6. Utilized social media platforms to spread awareness concerning Psoriasis and other autoimmune diseases globally.
    7. Traveled to meetings all over the country to provide input regarding future medical treatments to various pharmaceutical companies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Dental Asstiant


Health Advocate Resume

Headline : Responsible for increasing patient engagement through direct member outreach in the community, including in hospitals, sub-acute facilities, long-term care settings, and door to door canvassing of eligible patients.

Skills : Health Education And Promotion, Health Research, Development.

Description :

    1. Notified parents of accident or illness and secure medical care for students in emergency cases Administer medications according to district policy.
    2. Identify innovative strategies to enroll patients into the Landmark Health program.
    3. Develop the relationship between Landmark and hospital personnel, patients, physicians, community organizations, retirement communities, assisted living, primary care, and skilled nursing facilities
    4. Coordinate meetings with community providers, home health providers, facility discharge planners, and health plan case managers; including preparation and delivery of presentations.
    5. Uses critical thinking skills to create outreach strategies that are designed to maximize patient awareness and registration into Landmark’s program.
    6. Leverage reporting and dashboards to prioritize telephonic and field-based outreach to members.
    7. Ensured each Early Head Start pregnant woman receives prenatal care through regular medical care, and oral health examination, and prenatal classes.
    8. Acted as liaison between the medical community and WCFD to develop and maintain good rapport with the medical community, in coordination with supervisor
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS Health Care Administration

Community Health Advocate Resume

Objective : Seeking a growth-oriented position utilizing current skills in customer service and with the opportunity to expand skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Quickbooks, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Established a personal plan focusing on educating health plan members on the benefits of completing required health screenings.
    2. Manged health plan population through following a standardized call script to help complete the scheduling of health screenings.
    3. Assisted consumers' procession thought the stages of behavioral changes.
    4. Able to empathize, motivates, and encourages people towards healthy changes, regardless of cultures, religion, and economic background.
    5. Solved complex problems, and develops innovative solutions to meet/exceed the needs of the health plan member.
    6. Built a strong understanding of the medical/insurance industry.
    7. Communicated by phone in a professional and friendly manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Health Advocate Resume

Headline : Innovative professional with a diverse background in education and customer service includes organizational development, understanding self and others, as well as demonstrating commitment and resiliency in different types of work settings. Proficiently identify actual and potential problem areas quickly and implementing solutions in adherence to company/agency procedures maintaining quality within a specified time lines.

Skills : MS Office, Administrative Tasks, Answering Phones, Setting Appointments, Filing, Record Keeping, Creating Spreadsheets Such As Quick Reference.

Description :

    1. Provided Health and safety support services to children, parents and staff of State Preschool, School Readiness, Cal-Safe and Family Childcare Programs by providing informational materials on various health topics and hosting parent education classes.
    2. Collaborated with school staff, partner agencies, medical professionals and volunteers to assist in hearing, vision and dental screenings at yearly health fair.
    3. Collected data and advised family of those results and made referrals for those children identified as having a health concern.
    4. Provided case management or interventions designed to promote health, prevent illness and address barriers to access to health care and was responsible for updating files in order to document family's utilization and retention in each health insurance program.
    5. Attended community outreach events throughout Santa Barbara county offering information on low-cost health insurance and establishing outstation support services in order to better assist families with initial application or Annual Eligibility Renewal for Healthy Families/Healthy Kids/Medi-Cal.
    6. Participated and conducted Healthy Kids Eligibility and Enrollment training to other applicant assistants.
    7. Screened families to determine eligibility for Cal-Fresh and assist with on-line application or quarterly reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Health Advocate Resume

Summary : Experienced healthcare professional with 18 years of customer service, strong leadership and management skills. Certificate of completion obtained in Six Sigma (Green Belt). Extensive knowledge of Diagnosis-related Group (DRG), Ambulatory Payment Classification (APC), Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPSC), HMO's, Managed Care, CMS and Hospital Reimbursement Methodology Thorough Knowledge of Independent Physicians Associates (IPA), self funded, fully insured plans, Commercial Plans and Third Party Billing.

Skills : Leadership & Training, Gamma Cameras, EPIC Library World, Mindbody Online.

Description :

    1. Managed accounts to resolve multiple payers' issues, problematic and special accounts, credit balance, and refunds.
    2. Researched and Investigated relevant claim and billing issues related to payment, denials, adjustment errors, and misrouted payment.
    3. Reviewed, planning documents and contracted to determine the best course of action Verify insurance eligibility, benefits, co-pay collections, patient responsibility, and pre-certification.
    4. Negotiated Consumer/Member Medical Claims with Healthcare Providers.
    5. Developed and implemented balance settlements, calling providers for detailed information regarding possible payment terms, and documenting any savings.
    6. Maintained a solid relationship with customers, providers, internal staff, and management.
    7. Documented claim file actions and telephone conversations appropriately.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

NFC Health Advocate Resume

Objective : An innovative, forward thinking health and wellness professional with sound knowledge in nutrition, holistic health, health coaching, and stress reduction. A highly motivated individual; offering creative problem solving solutions and results exceeding expectations.

Skills : Sql Server, MS Office, Communication Skils.

Description :

    1. Provides case management and support to patients with chronic illnesses in order to assist them in achieving medical and social stability.
    2. Provides these services in both the community and in an outpatient clinic to ensure maximum flexibility.
    3. Initiates clinical contact with adults with chronic medical illness to engage them in setting and achieving measurable goals related to their health care needs throughout various hospital locations.
    4. Assists patients to identify and obtain appropriate medical and social services; advocates with these agencies for patients; as needed.
    5. Assists patient connect to federal entitlement appointments via public transportation as needed.
    6. Actively participates as a member of an interprofessional team; working with physicians, pharmacists, social workers, therapists, and psychiatrist to provide comprehensive patient care.
    7. Proactively collaborates with other Northwestern Medical Group programs as well as other community-based referral sources to ensure seamless coordination of patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate

Health Advocate Resume

Summary : As a Health Advocate, responsible for Planning and coordinating with the Center Coordinator, Classroom teachers, Family Support Providers, Therapists, and Family Advocates in record keeping, such as health data tracking, immunization summary, fluoride, and USDA applications. Experience in Completing the Health Safety Checklist as required.

Skills : MS Office, Management & Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Took the Healthy Start concepts to health fairs and spoke to over ten thousand people a year in the Work First Force program.
    2. Developed agendas for family night as well as shop for the prize to give to the moms during family night.
    3. Went to the case conference once a month and reported my finds to the Healthy Start Team.
    4. Provided community resources to staff utilize while helping clients maintain their children in their homes.
    5. Documents timely, accurate and appropriate clinical information in patient’s medical record.
    6. Documents tracking information and clinical data for patient tracking and research purposes.
    7. Provided support interventions including but not limited to; conflict resolution, appropriate discipline for children and teens, and appropriate supervision.
    8. Safely planned around issues but not limited to; substance abuse, domestic violence, and creating a safe stable living environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Community Health Advocate Resume

Objective : Responsible for helping patients and their support team to navigate and access community services, other resources, and adopt healthy behaviors. Supports primary care providers and clinic staff through an integrated approach to care management and community outreach.

Skills : Administrative Skills, Communication Skills, Healthcare.

Description :

    1. Responsible for establishing trusting relationships with patients and their support team while providing general support and encouragement.
    2. Provide referrals for services to community agencies as appropriate.
    3. Help patients connect with transportation resources and give appointment reminders in special circumstances. Transporting patients is strictly prohibited.
    4. Exhibit excellent working relations with patients, visitors and staff, effectively communicating the mission of CHI Saint Joseph Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
    5. Work collaboratively with the health care team. Establish positive communications and partnerships with providers, services, the patient, and the team.
    6. Continuously expand knowledge and understanding of community resources, services, and programs which could be beneficial to patients being navigated.
    7. Act as a community advocate between the patient/family and community service agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Health Advocate Resume

Objective : Secure a position within a Corporation that offers career growth, and in an environment that is team oriented that is conducive to learning and challenges to achieve departmental standards and goals.

Skills : Customer Service, Medical Software and Computer Working on Multiple Windows, Operating Systems.

Description :

    1. Provided residents with basic health needs, over-the-counter medications, thermometers, condoms, Band-Aids, and so forth to handle minor health and first-aid related problems/concerns.
    2. Advocated good health to the residents living in the residence halls including planned programs to promote healthy living.
    3. Gained valuable experience working with people who need my help in all areas of their life and have been trained on how to utilize resources for residents as needed.
    4. Responsible for writing articles as well as editing articles written by fellow Health Advocates.
    5. Provided them with doctor prescribed medications or customized topical compound cream.
    6. Performed outbound calls to prospects for health and wellness activities offered by their employer group and helping them better understand.
    7. Scheduled and Transported individuals with Developmental disabilities to medical appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS Biology