BUILDING A WORKFORCE

Ombudsman Outreach Specialist – Bilingual

Rhode Island Parent Information Network

Full-time

Warwick, RI

Job Summary: 

The Ombudsman Outreach Specialist will work with RIPIN’s Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP) Ombudsman Program to raise awareness of the program and perform community outreach, to individuals enrolled in or eligible for Rhode Island’s Medicare-Medicaid Plan, including the low-income older adults and individuals with disabilities.  Ombudsman staff perform one-on-one counseling and educate consumers about their coverage options, including through the MMP.  Ombudsman staff also assist consumers in obtaining access to needed health care services, and coordinate with health insurance care managers to provide whole-person support for the consumer.

The Ombudsman Outreach Specialist will develop, organize, and conduct outreach events, with special focus on disadvantaged communities including individuals with developmental disabilities, consumers with serious and persistent mental illness, homeless individuals, and consumers living in institutions or alternative living settings.

How to Apply

To view a complete job posting and to apply online, visit: https://ripin.org/careers. Please include a letter of interest, resume, and salary requirements to complete your application.