Professional Management Enterprises, Inc.

Community Health Worker
Other Area(s)
GaryIN Contract May 1, 2023
Lake County Area, IN



Medicaid managed care services in the state of Indiana for the HIP and HHW populations in conjunction with the existing HCC membership population.

  • A significant proportion of these members will have behavioral health diagnoses or other complex health and/or social situations.

Scope of Work:

Community Health Workers (CHW) will provide community-based, face-to-face support to locate targeted Indiana Medicaid Members who are most at risk for disengagement from the healthcare system. CHW will build trusting relationships with such Members; thereby increasing their positive engagement with the Client Care Management team and the healthcare system and addressing their key health and social determinant risk factors through best practice and evidence-based interventions.

  • Client will identify the members to be targeted for this outreach.

The primary will be as follows:

  • Developing a personal relationship that allows for ongoing communication and engagement with the Member
  • Assessing the current state of the Member’s environment and lifestyle – identifying risk factors that are contributing to the Member’s disengagement from the healthcare system
  • Problem solving and breaking down barriers, recommending and engaging resources as appropriate to address identified risk factors through best practice and evidence-based interventions
  • Assisting the Member in understanding and making appropriate use of their health benefits
  • Providing information and education that promotes the Member’s engagement in their own health and empowers self-care
  • Promoting engagement with the client Care Management team and key medical providers
  • Motivating the Member to seek healthcare on a regular basis from the appropriate professional on a self-directed basis, with the support of a Client Care Manager as needed.
  • Pilot projects as needed
  • Completing health surveys


8 Federal Holidays


Long Term




  • Willing to do extensive driving
  • Passion for helping people
  • Certified as a Community Health Worker
  • Social Services Certification preferred
  • Must be willing to obtain certification if not currently held(PME to pay) 
  • High School Diploma
  • Drivers License
  • Intermediate level of Microsoft Office Suite and usage of Laptop and iPhone