Community Health Case Manager (Part-Time)

Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment Center, Inc

http://www.macedoniaface.org/

Website Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment Center, Inc

The Community Health Case Manager plans, implements and assesses needed services to programs with specialization in HIV Care and Treatment Services. This Community Health Case Manager role with Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment Center is a professional position working in the development and coordination of public health education, health promotion, and community outreach activities. This part-time position (potential to become full-time in future) provides basic case management to people living with HIV and support for people who were recently incarcerated.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct HIV testing
  • Conduct HIV informational workshops
  • Develop and implement with client a plan for stabilized community living for people living with HIV and adults recently released from incarceration
  • Provide basic case management to include assisting clients with obtaining identification, employment application, financial budgeting, housing and attention to medical needs
  • Interview and elicit pertinent information from applicants
  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to identify required services
  • Interpret rules and regulations regarding eligibility for other programs
  • Develop individual service plans
  • Support clients in short and long-term goals; provide referrals
  • Provide follow-up, service plan review, and re-evaluations
  • Coordinate services with other medical and social services
  • Conduct home visits as needed
  • Compile data to prepare records and reports
  • Prepare financial reports
  • Facilitate consumer information groups
  • Provide social service support to people living with HIV/AIDS in southwestern PA and support to older persons being released from incarceration

EXPERIENCE/MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, public/business administration, health or related field, required
  • 2-3 years’ case management experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge about the strengths, needs and barriers for people living with HV and AIDS, and senior citizens
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Ryan White and other funding sources for the HIV population, and senior citizens a plus
  • Knowledge of community resources for appropriate referrals
  • Demonstrates ability to use motivational interviewing techniques when determining eligibility for social services; elicits information through intake screening interviews and financial documentation
  • Ability to work well with people of diverse social, cultural and economic backgrounds
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills, along with detail-orientation
  • Act 33, 34 and FBI clearances needed
  • Valid PA driver’s license, clean driving record, insurance and registration required

COMPENSATION: $21.24 per hour

Because Macedonia FACE serves medically vulnerable consumers COVID-19 vaccination is required. Proof of vaccination is required within 45 days of hire. The company will consider accommodations for disability- and religious-based reasons.

To apply for this job email your details to leslie@acuity-hr.com