The Case Manager provides case management services to persons living with HIV/AIDS in a six county area. The position requires ability to function as part of a multidisciplinary, comprehensive HIV service team providing case management services in clients' homes, environments or in the office.
Participates in regular clinical supervision, program meetings and peer consultation.
Conducts outreach activities to expand community awareness of case management programs and services.
Completes an assessment of clients' physical, psycho-social, medical, legal and financial wants and needs, and collaborates with clients to develop services plan.
Schedules client contacts depending on client needs or expressed preferences, service plan, program policy and /or case load.
Assists the patient to identify and/or develop their support system and encourages the patient to utilize their support system.
Identifies and effectively utilizes community resources to meet the needs of patients/families.
Collaborates with other healthcare providers and health system administrators in order to optimize outcomes.
Works with clients to assist them in adhering to medication regimens.
The ideal candidate will have:
Licensed Social Worker (LSW) preferred
Bachelor's degree preferred
1 year or more experience preferred