Clinical Services Specialist, OBGYN

Job Description

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of employment.
  • Certified professional (Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist) who is specifically trained to provide treatment for antepartum/postpartum individuals seeking to stop using tobacco
  • Incite skills to sustain a person's status as a non-smoker/tobacco user for the rest of their life
  • Provide incentives for quitting smoking through the Baby & Me - Tobacco Free Program
  • Manage the Baby and Me Tobacco Free Program referral system in the portal
  • Collaborate with the additional Tobacco Treatment Specialist to maintain referrals from the local federally qualified health centers and Cincinnati Health Department locations
  • Provide emotional support, tobacco cessation resources and counseling through motivational interviewing to patients
  • Collaborate with other members of the clinical team (providers, nurses, community health workers, nurse case managers, etc.) to devise the best plan of action to treat a patient's tobacco dependence
  • Provide appropriate patient education for nicotine replacement therapy products such as nicotine gum, patch, lozenge, inhaler and nasal spray
  • Provide appropriate patient education with regards to risks of maternal tobacco use such as pre-term birth, low birthweight, SIDS, secondhand/thirdhand smoke exposure
  • Manage patient own case load and the needs of each individual patient
  • Track patient data and submit on a quarterly basis to Cradle Cincinnati
  • Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist certification and Baby and Me Tobacco Free Program facilitator training will be provided upon hire


Responsibilities

Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Required: High School Diploma or GED. Preferred: Associates Degree. | Minimum Required: 2 Years equivalent experience. Preferred: 3 - 5 Years equivalent experience.

Required Skills and Knowledge: Excellent customer service skills. Ability to multitask and work independently. Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to train others as needed.