Your browser cookies must be enabled in order to apply for this job. Please contact support@jobscore.com if you need further instruction on how to do that.

Community Relations Representative

Home Health | Atlanta, GA | Full Time

Job Description

Our Company:

MedSide Healthcare is committed to providing superior in-home care through a wide range of services including skilled nursing, rehabilitation, medical social services, personal support and homemaker services to our patients in their homes. The primary goal of MedSide’s management and staff is to provide these services in a way which optimizes the dignity and independence of all of our patients. The growth of our company can be attributed to our employees' knowledge, skill and commitment to providing outstanding patient care and customer service.

Now is the time for you to be involved in the care of our patients and the exciting expansion of our company!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Represent MedSide Healthcare while attend meetings, hearing, and committees as spokesperson for the company

  • Coordinate events

  • Monitor publications, networks, and legislation matters for information that could influence MedSide's agendas

  • Assist with developing, maintaining, and promoting relationships between MedSide Healthcare and  governmental agencies, officials, businesses and community groups

  • Stay up-to-date with law changes

  • Research federal and state legislation and regulations and local government and community activities; and performs related duties as assigned 

 

MUST HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF

  • Affordable Care Act, Anti-Kickback, Medicare/Medicaid Fraud

  • Local, State and/or Federal legislative process, its steps and influence points

  • Public agency programs, policies and operations and related legislative, intergovernmental affairs, community relations and public affairs issues and challenges

  • Federal, state and local laws, regulations and court decisions

  • Legal requirements and guidelines governing the conduct of public meetings

  • Sound business communication - correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation

 

MUST BE ABLE TO

  • Analyze, interpret, explain and make recommendations on complex legislative policy issues

  • Reach independent conclusions and recommend appropriate courses of action

  • Prepare clear, concise, accurate and complete analyses, reports, correspondence, records and other written materials

  • Communicate clearly

  • Testify authoritatively before public bodies and represent the District effectively

  • Exercise tact, diplomacy and discretion in dealing

  • Establish and maintain effective highly working relationships with District executives and managers, board members, officials, organizations, committees, the media, the public and others

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree preferably in Political Science 

***Campaign experience is highly preferred.