Contact Tracer

at The Judge Group
Location Irwindale, CA
Date Posted September 3, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Location: Irwindale, CA
Description: Our client is currently seeking a Contact Tracer to serve as a Case Manager supporting the company's COVID-19 Response. The Case Manager will review employee illnesses and exposures and refer for assessment by medical professionals as needed. Based the physician's assessments, the Case Manager will take actions to stop the spread of COVID-19 at the work place such as isolating sick individuals and quarantining exposed individuals

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Collaborative, Team player 
  • An understanding of patient confidentiality, including the ability to conduct interviews without violating confidentiality (e.g., to those who might overhear their conversations) 
  • Understanding of the medical terms and principles of exposure, infection, infectious period, potentially infectious interactions, symptoms of disease, pre-symptomatic and asymptomatic infection 
  • Excellent and sensitive interpersonal, cultural sensitivity, and interviewing skills such that they can build and maintain trust with patients and contacts 
  • Basic skills of crisis counseling, and the ability to confidently refer patients and contacts for further care if needed 
  • Resourcefulness in locating patients and contacts who may be difficult to reach or reluctant to engage in conversation
  • Understanding of when to refer individuals or situations to medical, social, or supervisory resources 
  • Cultural competency appropriate to the local community 

 Desired Skills/Attributes

  •  Knowledge of Public Health, Biology, and infectious diseases

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This job and many more are available through The Judge Group. Find us on the web at www.judge.com
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