Current Openings

Thank you for your interest in working with us! WAHA is currently hiring – please see below for more information. Additionally, we always have volunteer opportunities; look at our Volunteer page for more information.

We are a group of diverse professionals committed to improving the health care system in our community. Working with WAHA means you are part of the solution — connecting people to health care and facilitating the transformation of the current system into one that improves health, reduces cost and improves the experience of care.

WAHA is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Announcement: Navigator Program Regional Coordinator

The Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement (WAHA) seeks a Navigator Program Regional Coordinator working with the Washington Health Benefit Exchange (WAHBE) under the Affordable Care Act. This position will provide direct service appointments to clients in need of enrollment assistance and coordinate subcontractors to ensure quality services in educating and enrolling underserved and hard to reach populations in health care coverage available through the WAHBE.

Duties will include assisting Navigator Program Manager in partner organization communications, gathering program data, maintaining compliance, reaching targeted goals, providing technical support, and reporting progress to the WAHBE.

The Navigator Program Regional Coordinator will assist the Navigator Program Manager in our efforts to strengthen existing partnerships with community and business organizations, as well as build new partnerships with referral organizations and identify new partnerships as enrollment subcontractors. The Navigator Program Regional Coordinator will also help to plan and implement a comprehensive outreach plan involving all contracted community partnerships.

This is a full time, 1.0 FTE position. See below for complete position description. Application review begins August 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Review process begins August 4, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. See full job description here for more information about the position. For full consideration, mail or email resume with cover letter addressing qualifications as well as the General WAHA Employment Application to:

Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement
Attn: Nicolas Jensen, Development Associate & Navigator Program Manager
800 East Chestnut Street
Bellingham, Washington 98225

AmeriCorps Service Placement Announcement

 “Healthy Futures” Health Care Access Intern

The Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement (WAHA), a local nonprofit organization, is seeking two AmeriCorps “Healthy Futures” Health Care Access Interns. The AmeriCorps interns will play a critical role in developing and implementing strategies to increase health insurance literacy and healthcare system navigation, with a focus on the newly-insured population.

Visit www.americorps.gov and www.washingtonservicecorps.org to learn more about AmeriCorps and the Washington Service Corps. Individuals selected for an interview will be required to complete an AmeriCorps application in addition to the WAHA application.

Review process begins May 31, 2017 and will continue until the positions are filled. See full service description here for more information about the position. For full consideration, email cover letter addressing qualifications, resume and completed WAHA employment application to waha@hinet.org