Health Insurance Navigators

Columbia County Community Healthcare Consortium, Inc.   Hudson, NY   Full-time     Call Center / Customer Service
Posted on February 13, 2024

   The Healthcare Consortium is seeking two Health Insurance Navigators to provide in-person assistance to individuals and families in Columbia and Greene Counties applying for health insurance through the New York State of Health Marketplace. We are hiring one full-time position at 35 hours per week, and one part-time position at 21 hours per week.
   

   Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma, basic computer skills, and a
valid driver’s license; no knowledge of or previous experience with health insurance is
required, as extensive training will be provided. The ideal candidate will be curious and
willing to learn, be able to work both independently and as part of a team, and be
motivated to provide excellent customer service, both in person and by phone.
Preference will be given to individuals who speak Spanish and/or Bangla.
The Healthcare Consortium’s offices are located in an ADA-compliant facility. The
candidate must also be able to work at alternate worksites and on some evenings and
weekends (with ample advance notice). The job entails local travel to a variety of work
settings (e.g. libraries, town halls, churches, etc.) using one’s own personal vehicle;
mileage expenses will be reimbursed at the federal rate ($.67 in 2024).
The starting wage for this non-exempt position is $19.75/hour (firm), with a rich benefit
package.

   For a complete Position Description, please visit
https://www.columbiahealthnet.org/about/employment. Please apply with the
following THREE elements: (1) a completed Application Form (found on webpage); (2)
resume; and, (3) cover letter to:
ATTN: Lisa Thomas
The Healthcare Consortium
325 Columbia Street, Suite 200
Hudson, NY 12534
Email: ccchc@columbiahealthnet.org
Application packages will be evaluated and applicants interviewed on a rolling basis
until a suitable candidate is found.
       

  The Healthcare Consortium is an equal opportunity employer and values having a diverse staff.
Employment opportunities are based upon individual capabilities and qualifications without
regard to race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran
status, or any other protected characteristic as established under law.