The Patient educator will engage with families during their visit to the asthma center and comprehensively discuss with the parents and children the mechanism of disease and role of medications as well as importance of addressing exposures at home to improve control of asthma. The educator will also function as a liaison between inpatient care and Asthma Center, by engaging with families during the hospital stay to facilitate scheduling of follow up appointments while using this opportunity to review basic asthma facts and appropriate medication use . Incumbent will perform other duties as assigned.


Education and Requirements:

Bachelors in health education, public health education or health promotion. Bi-lingual in English/Spanish required.


Department: Pediatrics Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3300 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 86913 


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



Montefiore Medical Center
Full time
BRONX, New York, US