Indigenous Health Worker

Indigenous Health Workers assist with the coordination and provision of health care delivery to Indigenous communities.
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$1578 per week
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    Stable

    Overview

    Indigenous Health Workers assist with the coordination and provision of health care delivery to Indigenous communities.

    Day-to-day

    • maintaining health records and statistics
    • acting as an advocate in the community they serve, and as a communicator and interpreter on behalf of clients and other health workers
    • providing clinical functions, such as case management and follow-up, independently or in consultation with other health care providers
    • providing health education to individual clients and staff in health facilities
    • providing cultural education to persons outside the cultural community and life skills education to the community they serve
    • providing counselling and referring clients to other health care providers where necessary.

    Considerations

    • Stressful

    To become an Indigenous Health Worker

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