Build partnerships with community based organizations located throughout the city of Philadelphia to provide information and resources to members of the community about COVID-19, Monkeypox, and other current public health concerns.
Lead the planning of our Monkeypox and COVID canvassing outreach initiatives to provide information and resources to businesses in the most affected communities.
Work on various community outreach projects, such as vaccination community clinics and canvassing efforts to encourage Philadelphia citizens who are unvaccinated to get vaccinated, or provide them with needed resources/information to make vaccination possible.
Utilize whole case approach to investigate new cases of COVID-19 and all connected contacts, provided them with resources or information to make isolation and quarantine less burdensome.
Engage with team members daily to educate them on adjustments they should make to result in fewer errors on the PCC data issues report.
Perform data collection for various community oriented special projects using Redcap, Microsoft Excel, and PhilaVax.
Acted as the information desk lead at the Philadelphia Convention Center community clinic location, coordinating with staff working onsite during the days I was lead to ensure smooth operations and any situations that required nuance were handled appropriately.
Engage with close contacts of COVID-19 positive people, to find out additional information and potential risk factors to provide appropriate quarantine/isolation guidance.
Identified barriers to quarantining and provide information about resources available to contacts that would help make their quarantine/isolation period more manageable.
Recorded detailed notes about initial interviews, and any additional follow-up with assigned contacts through Philly Comm Care system.
Utilized City of Philadelphia SharePoint to research information about Philadelphia Department of Health protocols, information about community resources, and get tailored letter templates to meet individuals’ special requirements.