Community Health Worker

Position Status



Northeast Pennsylvania

NHC Position Type

COVID-19 Responder

Position Summary

Pennsylvania's Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) has a dual mission: to provide quality service to the commonwealth’s veterans and their families, and to oversee and support the members of the Pennsylvania National Guard (PNG). 

The Public Health Workforce Development Corps member will improve the patient coordination process, resource utilization, evolving infection control policy and procedures, contact tracing, detailed HSHN reporting, and community outreach for the facility at large.  The NHC member will also develop outreach methods with a focus on reducing health disparities, improve mental health resources,  and enhance the overall mission serving our Veterans .