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Medical Case Manager (LSW)- HOUSING

Caracole Inc
Cincinnati, OH 45223
  • Job Code
    124143556

POSITION TITLE: MEDICAL CASE MANAGER- Housing

REPORTS TO: Clinical Supervisor

POSITION SUMMARY: This position provides medical case management services for individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS and focused on those experiencing homelessness and needing permanent supportive housing or other housing assistance. Medical Case Managers must adhere to all standards of social work practice, educate those living with HIV about the disease, facilitate access to medical care and medications, and provide psychosocial support and referrals for a broad range of all services.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide medical case management services, including interviewing, assessment, service planning, referrals, follow-up and evaluation.
  • Provide education regarding safer sex practices, medication adherence and linkage to medical care.
  • Participate in individual/group supervision meetings.
  • Maintain client and statistical records as required by social work practice, regulatory or funding agencies, and Caracole.
  • Meet all required deadlines for documentation.
  • Maintain a collaborative working relationship with Caracole team members.
  • Identify and pursue educational opportunities to promote professional growth.
  • Represent Caracole in the community.
  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Provide transportation when needed.
  • Other duties assigned.



QUALIFICATIONS: A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or related field, LSW, with two years' experience. Demonstrates sensitivity to the homeless and those living with chronic disease. Must possess excellent skills in interviewing, assessment, service planning, service delivery and program evaluation. Knowledge about HIV/AIDS service networks, entitlement programs and other community services. Proven ability to work successfully with staff, clients, their families and support systems, other disciplines and community agencies. Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills with basic computer abilities. Must have transportation.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS: The employee is frequently required to sit, talk, hear, stand, walk; operate a computer, telephone and fax machine with or without accommodation. The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. The employee is frequently required to move throughout the building and to other sites in the community. Must have driver's license and insurance and vehicle in order to transport clients. Some site visits may involve stairs. Must be able to speak, read and understand spoken English with good verbal and written communication skills. Spanish/Bilingual a strong plus.

This position is fulltime, hourly. $42-45k; benefits include Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, 401K.

We are a progressive, dynamic human services organization and a great place to work!

Resumes can be filed through our website link here:

Please do not call. EOE



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Posted: 2020-09-28 Expires: 2020-10-29

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