Join the team at Jackson Care Connect
Jackson Care Connect coordinates physical, behavioral and oral health care for Oregon Health Plan (Medicaid) members in Jackson County. We care for the whole person, making it easy to connect to provider groups, hospitals, agencies and community organizations who work together with our member. Jackson Care Connect is part of CareOregon, a nonprofit community organization based in Portland, Oregon. Since 1994, CareOregon has been providing health plan services to Oregonians and developing innovative approaches to care.
Jackson Care Connect is dedicated to providing access to high-quality, cost-effective, culturally responsive care for Oregon Health Plan participants in Jackson county. For compassionate innovators committed to improving health care, we offer a great work environment where your contributions are recognized.
Jackson Care Connect is making a difference. Join us.
See full descriptions, position requirements and application directions at the links below.
Health Equity Program Specialist
This position is responsible for the development, implementation, and management of the Health Equity Plan, assuring inclusion and completion of Health Equity Plan deliverables required by Jackson Care Connect’s contract with the Oregon Health Plan (OHA). This position works with CCO and CareOregon leadership, in collaboration with the delivery system, community safety net providers, Community Advisory Councils (CACs), Clinical Advisory Panel and other community stakeholders, to support development, spread and sustainability of Health Equity, Inclusion and Diversity programs that will help reduce health disparities and increase equitable health access for OHP members. Learn more and apply.
Traditional Health Worker Liaison:
This position focuses on improving Traditional Health Worker (THW) access and services for CCO members throughout the region. This includes collaboration with providers and community-based organizations throughout the continuum of the health care system. This position partners with internal CareOregon departments involved in developing and implementing the CCO’s THW Integration and Utilization Plan and serves as a regional lead in operationalizing the plan through cross systems collaboration. This position also supports recruitment and retention of THWs throughout the region. Also, this position serves as the liaison between internal and external partners and works closely with the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) THW Commission and Office of Equity and Inclusion to implement best practices and meet regulatory requirements. Learn more and apply.
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Positions current as of 7/15/2020. Please check back for updates.