Volunteering

Volunteer Legal Patient Advocate

Human Health Project

Administration
N/A
5.00
Human Health Project‘s (HHP) foundation is built upon peer-to-peer health information, education, and support. Through our programs, our objective is to empower individuals locally and globally to manage their health.

HHP is seeking a Volunteer Legal Patient Advocate

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a patient advocate
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with clients, medical providers and solicitors/lawyers
  • Refer patients to HHP resources as needed
  • Be open to learning about how to work with marginalized communities
  • Learn basics on Insurance policies and procedures
  • Attend trainings
  • Commit to a regular schedule
  • Be knowledgeable of and abide by the HHP Confidentiality Policies and Procedures
  • Volunteers for this position should have excellent customer service, computer and communication skills

This role has a time requirement of a minimum of 5 hours weekly for a duration of 6 months - 1 year 

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Lawyer, Solicitor, Barrister or paralegal qualification
  • Case management experience preferred
  • Adaptability when dealing with constantly changing processes, computer systems
  • Exemplary critical thinking skills
  • Proficient experience utilizing G Suite with emphasis on Google Docs and Sheets
  • Exemplary communication skills, both orally and written, to a variety of individuals
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to function and make appropriate decisions in a fast-paced environment

Closing Date

Tuesday / 31 December 2019 12:00pm
12:00pm

Contact Details

Please contact Kheya at [email protected] information.

15 - 17 Chichester St.
Belfast
BT14JB
United Kingdom