Community Outreach Coordinator
for our Virginia Beach, VA office.
The dynamic professional to join our Government Programs team as a Community Outreach Coordinator will expand our service based initiative to further establish our presence in the state of Virginia. As a Community Outreach Coordinator, the selected candidate will have established partnerships with businesses and community groups with a dedication to community outreach.
This position is located at our Virginia Beach, VA office and requires extensive travel in the field connecting with the community and maintaining our relationships with organizations and other providers. Must use personal vehicle - mileage is reimbursed. Travel required within the entire state of Virginia, with an emphasis in the Hampton Roads region.
Optima Health offers a full suite of commercial health insurance products including employee-owned and employer-sponsored plans, as well as Individual and Family health plans, employee assistance plans and plans serving Medicare and Medicaid enrollees. We offer programs to support members with chronic illnesses, customized wellness programs, and integrated clinical and behavioral health services.
As a nationally recognized provider of health plan coverage and innovative wellness programs, we live our mission “to improve health everyday.” This same commitment and dedication directs our philosophy as an employer. When you join Optima Health, you will experience our deep passion for heal and service excellence while benefiting from a culture of opportunity, learning, career growth, and support -every day. Optima Health is a service of Sentara Healthcare, so joining Optima is joining the Sentara Healthcare family.
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The Community Outreach Coordinator is a community development and member outreach role, responsible for a geographic area generating millions of dollars in annual revenue. Creates marketplace opportunities to showcase Optima Family Care's (OFC) programs and services for Medicaid beneficiaries, advocates and community leaders. Initiates and develops community activities that drive membership growth or retention. Initiates grass-roots stakeholder development in support of OFC goals. Provides on-site management of events. Demonstrates proficiency in understanding, analyzing and articulating complex issues in the Medicaid program or in the community, including emerging health care issues.
Bachelor's Level Degree
Required: CRM Database - Previous experience, Customer Service - 3 years, Health Plan Product Support - 3 years, Outreach and Advocacy - 3 years, Public Relations - 3 years
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Communication, Microsoft Office, Speaking
Use of personal vehicle required.
Keyword: Community Outreach, Advocacy, Health Plans, Public Relations, Customer Service