• Health Navigation Training
    May 16, 2018 - May 18, 2018
    8:30 am - 3:30 pm

TRAINING FOR BOOMERS LEADING CHANGE VOLUNTEERS ONLY!

This class will provide you with an overview of the skills you will need as a volunteer to impact underserved populations, addressing health care access, issues of healthy living and literacy. As a health navigator you will be equipped to help individuals and families overcome barriers and connect to vital resources.
Class dates: May 16-18, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Red Rocks Community College 13300 W Sixth Ave  Lakewood , CO

BLC Volunteers and AmeriCorps Members register at no cost with promotion code ‘volunteer’

This 5 day course will help you build the skills you need to be a more confident, informed, and empowered healthcare consumer as well as volunteer contributor toward enhancing healthy living.
Below is an overview of topics we’ll cover:

  • History & Overview of the role of health navigator
  • Healthcare topics:
    • Healthcare Law and Ethics (including HIPAA rules)
    • Coverage: Medicare/Medicaid,  Affordable Care Act
    • Resource/Benefit overview & navigation
    • Healthcare Team Communications

Prerequisites:

You must have attended a Boomers Leading Change information session and orientation session. You must be placed in a health navigator volunteer position through Boomers Leading Change at one of our host sites.

Boomers Leading Change will provide water and snacks. There will be a half-hour break for lunch. Please bring your “brown bag” meal to eat at the site (time does not allow leaving to get lunch)

Free Parking

You will receive an invitation letter at least one week before class begins with details and pre-work.

For more information, please contact Shannon Randall (srandall@blcih.org) – Outreach and Training Manager or call 303-426-6637.

Venue:  

Address:
13300 West Sixth Avenue, Lakewood, Colorado, 80228, United States