On the outside, Trillium Health may look like a neighborhood health center that provides accessible, affordable services to the community. On the inside, we’re focused on caring for all of an individual’s needs. “Extraordinary care, always,” is not just our noble purpose at Trillium Health, it’s our operational system. Our mission targets the complex vulnerabilities of our community, as we address the social, physical, and behavioral needs of those we serve, all under one roof.
Born from the HIV/AIDS epidemic, Trillium Health has grown into a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) Look A-Like, allowing us to expand our reach and serve those who too often face barriers to care. From primary medical care, to LGBTQ affirming care, we are committed to our community. If you are interested in an organization that truly cares, Trillium Health may be for you.
We are currently recruiting for a Nutrition Health Education ProgramAssistant in Geneva, NY.
Support the Nutrition Health Education program by: tracking client program participation, engaging in community coordination activities, and documenting progress notes that summarize client progress for the purpose of improved health outcomes.
Documentation and Record Keeping
Work with Nutrition Health Educator to ensure complete and accurate documentation of client participation in Nutrition Program including services, progress, accomplishments, further needs, and referrals.
Attend nutrition programs, when possible, to support Nutrition Health Educator.
Track receipts utilized in voucher program to ensure food and meals are meeting AI approved standards.
Work with Nutrition Health Educator to facilitate referrals for program participants that will enable them to access needed services such as food, nutrition, and financial resources (food stamps, WIC), case management services, and other needed community services.
Increase individuals’ awareness of and access to local health and human service care system for the purpose of leveraging community resources which include: other nutrition programs, food meal and financial resources, primary care, care management mental health, transportation and substance use services.Miscellaneous
Requires the ability to relate to people of diverse backgrounds, cultures, races, sexual orientations and gender identities or expressions.
Responsible for maintaining confidentiality of all patient, client, proprietary, and protected information.
Must have a reliable vehicle and meet the agency driving policy requirements for this position, including a valid NYS driver’s license and proof of required automobile insurance.
Employees are accountable for meeting performance standards of their departments. They participate in compliance audits and quality improvement plans.
Other specific duties as assigned.
Associates, or Bachelor’s degree in health or human services field; 1-2 year experience working in HIV/AIDS field; familiarity with geographic region; good communication skills; culturally competent.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is required to stand, sit, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. Occasionally the employee must stoop, bend and lift or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
In support of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this job description lists only those responsibilities and qualifications deemed essential to the position.