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21-1094.00    Community Health Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

    O*NET-SOC Title     no matches
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    1 match
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    5 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    3 matches

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Information and Referral/Apprise Coordinator

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Assist individuals and communities to adopt healthy behaviors. Conduct outreach for medical personnel or health organizations to implement programs in the community that promote, maintain, and improve individual and community health. May provide information on available resources, provide social support and informal counseling, advocate for individuals and community health needs, and provide services such as first aid and blood pressure screening. May collect data to help identify community health needs.

Tasks

  • Collect information from individuals to compile vital statistics about the general health of community members.
  • Distribute flyers, brochures, or other informational or educational documents to inform members of a targeted community.
  • Interpret, translate, or provide cultural mediation related to health services or information for community members.
  • Maintain updated client records with plans, notes, appropriate forms, or related information.
  • Teach classes or otherwise disseminate medical or dental health information to school groups, community groups, or targeted families or individuals, in a manner consistent with cultural norms.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Collect information about community health needs.
  • Interpret cultural or religious information for others.
  • Visit individuals in their homes to provide support or information.