POSITION SUMMARY In partnership with AmeriCorps VISTA, CHRISTUS Health seeks to support the growth/capacity of the Community Health department infrastructure to result in greater alignment to community needs, improvement of community health outcomes, and increased health equity.
The Regional Community Health VISTA Coordinator will mobilize key individuals and organizations to create coalitions committed to improving community health; develop interventions that address community needs among under-resourced communities; and monitor/evaluate community programs.
* Partner with the System Community Health VISTA Leader to coordinate volunteer partnerships within the community.
* Coordinate the evaluation and improvement of community health resources and programs by creating an evaluation framework.
* Develop new partnerships and strengthen existing partnerships by connecting with local community organizations.
* Improve communication procedures between CHRISTUS Health and communities.