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Community Health Center is a place where medical health care services are given to people by medical practitioners. Community Health Center is a private owned Non-Governmental agency founded in 1972 by Mark Masselli. The Health Center offers Clinical Services through Medical Care, Dental Care, Behavioral Health Management, Urgent Health Care, and School-Based Health System. It also offers Special Services through Chiropractic Care, Health Weight Management, Pediatrics, Podiatry, HIV/AIDS Management. Research & Innovations, and allow Students and Trainee Opportunities, Post-Doctoral, Psychology Residency Program, are a few among the exclusive programs offered at Community Health Center. Community Health Center is based in the city of Connecticut, United States. The health center has 33 mobile locations and 26 locations based in various schools across the states. The Health Center's core mission is to transform health centers in communities with world-class facilities, attain clinical excellence, make research & innovations, and also give training to young Health practitioners. Their employees are well remunerated. Community Health Center patients enjoy 24/7 nursing services and urgent health care when needed.

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This opportunity is limited to graduates of the class of 2021. Please apply before the application deadline of May 28th.

JOB SUMMARY
Community Health Center, Inc. and the Weitzman Institute are transforming primary care delivery to medically underserved populations during the current pandemic, and developing sustainable longer-term models of care. Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Middletown, Connecticut, CHC is one of the country's leading health centers, providing medical, behavioral health and dental care to people who often experience difficulty accessing comprehensive health services. The Weitzman Institute, CHC's research and innovation arm, offers national programs touching all 50 states.

The Transforming Primary Care Summer Fellowship is an on-line, short-term, highly focused opportunity to be on the frontline of primary care transformation. We seek to engage a small group of graduates from the Class of 2021 to work with health center leadership focused on re-imagining care for historically underserved people. Projects may include, but not be limited to, working with: CHC Operations; the Center for Key Populations, focused on LGBTQ health; Grants; Education; and the Weitzman Institute and its affiliates. Program staff will assign projects by taking fellows' interests and skillset into consideration. Fellows will also have an opportunity to participate in national programs such as Weitzman ECHO. All work during this fellowship will be done remotely from the fellow's current location, and fellows will be assigned a preceptor from within the leadership of CHC and the Weitzman Institute.

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ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Projects as assigned by preceptor


  • Create and present on project/s at the end of assignment
  • Collaborating with individuals across the heath center.
  • Potentially working with other Summer fellows on group projects
  • Adhere to the CDC's recommended precautionary measures to reduce the spread of the Covid 19 virus.
  • Attend CHC site specific meetings, as needed.
  • Other duties as reasonably assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelors Degree required
  • Post-secondary education preferred
  • Academic concentrations in public health and health care administration preferred
  • A commitment to working within underserved communities
  • Strong record of leadership and teamwork
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to carry out written and oral instructions
  • Ability to provide three references
  • Submission of a personal statement (800-word limit),


Confidentiality of Information

Confidentiality of business information is a requirement. Confidentiality must be maintained according to CHC policies

Location:
Middletown - Weitzman Building
City:
Middletown
State:
Connecticut

Time Type:
Full time
green circle info icon  This position is open. This job was posted on Sun Jul 25 2021 and expires on Tue Aug 24 2021.
Minimum $29,465
$39,585 average
Maximum $69,110

Community Health Center

Description

Community Health Center is a place where medical health care services are given to people by medical practitioners. Community Health Center is a private owned Non-Governmental agency founded in 1972 by Mark Masselli. The Health Center offers Clinical Services through Medical Care, Dental Care, Behavioral Health Management, Urgent Health Care, and School-Based Health System. It also offers Special Services through Chiropractic Care, Health Weight Management, Pediatrics, Podiatry, HIV/AIDS Management. Research & Innovations, and allow Students and Trainee Opportunities, Post-Doctoral, Psychology Residency Program, are a few among the exclusive programs offered at Community Health Center. Community Health Center is based in the city of Connecticut, United States. The health center has 33 mobile locations and 26 locations based in various schools across the states. The Health Center's core mission is to transform health centers in communities with world-class facilities, attain clinical excellence, make research & innovations, and also give training to young Health practitioners. Their employees are well remunerated. Community Health Center patients enjoy 24/7 nursing services and urgent health care when needed.
Type

Nonprofit

Size

Medium

Revenue

$50M to $100M

Location

635 Main StreetMiddletown, CT, 6457and others

Industry

Healthcare

Founded

1972

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