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Reading Hospital Fall Internship – Grant Community Connection Specialist

by Tower Health

Jul 31, 2019

Be inspired to give your all – every day – and join the talented team of professionals at Reading Hospital. The Community Connection Specialist will be responsible for screening patients for social needs and providing them with information and referrals to community services. Applications are due no later than Friday, August 2, 2019. To apply or learn more, visit and search keyword “internship”.


High School Diploma or GED (required)
Interest or Major in Health Care related field (preferred)
Experience and Skills

Interviewing techniques, self-advocacy, self-direction
Parent/Family engagement
Ability to assess patient need(s)
Knowledge of community specific resources

Advancing Health. Transforming Lives.

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services across Eastern Pennsylvania. We bring together more than 12,000 dedicated team members, including 2,000 nationally recognized physicians, specialists, and providers across 65 convenient locations. Together, our six hospitals and other entities offer a full range of medical care to the communities we serve. Here, we know that advancing the quality of care will transform the quality of life.

About Reading Hospital- Our nationally recognized flagship institution, Reading Hospital has served the local community since 1867. We’re a Magnet® designated facility with many specialties, a dedicated rehabilitation hospital, and affiliated medical offices, all committed to delivering access to the region’s highest quality care, leading-edge technology, and experienced medical professionals. Located in the friendly West Reading area, our main campus offers a variety of amenities that make working here every day a pleasure.

Tower Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

Location/Region: West Reading, PA

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