The community outreach coordinator and medical records VISTA will build capacity for Loretto Hospital by building new relationships with community partners, improving Loretto’s external communications system, and implementing and evaluating a medical records system. The VISTA will create and build upon community partnerships to improve access to health information for the Austin community. Working with the community outreach and marketing teams, the VISTA will develop and implement a marketing and outreach plan to increase awareness of Loretto Hospital within the community. The VISTA will improve the Electronic Medical Records (EMR) for Loretto Hospital by implementing the program Meditech to organize and digitize medical records.
Member Duties :
The VISTA will cultivate new relationships with community partners and strengthen and maintain existing relationships with community partners. S/he will then create and implement a database for these organizations with relevant information. S/he will develop and implement an outreach campaign to build a network of organizations who can help distribute health information. The VISTA will meet regularly with the marketing team for news that can be shared with the community to then develop and distribute marketing materials for Loretto Hospital. S/he will develop a manual, toolkit, presentation, etc. explaining best practices for using social media and creating marketing materials. Also, the VISTA will learn about the Meditech system so that s/he can organize and transfer/scan patient data into the Meditech system. The VISTA will develop a step-by-step manual for organizing these charts and then transferring them to the Meditech system.
Program Benefits :
Relocation Allowance , Childcare assistance if eligible , Living Allowance , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Education award upon successful completion of service , $100 Monthly Housing Stipend , Housing , Stipend , Health Coverage* , Training .
- For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours .
Service Areas :
Health , Community Outreach .
Communications , Team Work , Community Organization , Education , Leadership , Computers/Technology , Writing/Editing , Public Health .
2020-2021 Loretto Hospital Outreach and Records (IAFCC)
Program Start/End Date
12/07/2020 - 12/06/2021
Work Schedule Full Time
18 Maximum: None
Program Locations ILLINOIS Chicago
From 10/19/2020 To 02/01/2021
Contact Sofia Howson
100 6th Ave
La Grange IL 60525
Listing ID 99704