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West Virginia University Research Corporation Patient Navigator - School of Public Health (Injury Control Research) in Morgantown, West Virginia

DescriptionThe West Virginia University Research Corporation is seeking applications for (part-time) Patient Navigators with the Injury Control Research Center in the School of Public Health. These positions will administer surveys, answer questions and provide guidance to research participants.In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:Obtains participant information by making telephone calls, sending text messages, sending emails; interviewing participants.Determines eligibility by comparing participant information to requirements.Informs participant by explaining procedures; answering questions; providing information.Follow communication "scripts".Maintains and improves quality results by adhering to standards and guidelines.Reports unusual event according to recorded procedures.Provides participants with requested information on local assistance offered.Updates job knowledge by participating in meetings and educational opportunities.QualificationsBachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Public Health, Mental Health Counseling or related field. Equivalent combination of specialized experience and education may be considered.Directly related experience preferredVerbal Communication, Phone Skills, ListeningData Entry SkillsPeople Skills, InformingCustomer Focus, Customer ServiceAttention to DetailProfessionalismMulti-taskingAbout Research CorporationJob Posting:Mar 17, 2020Posting Classification:Research CorporationExemption Status:Non-ExemptBenefits Eligible:NoSchedule:Part-timeWest Virginia University Research Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. West Virginia University Research Corporation values diversity among its employees and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.