The Social Work Case Coordinator will coordinate care needs of patients living with HIV and other comorbidities at Corktown Health Center and with partner providers in Southeast Michigan. This individual will work across disciplines and provider networks to establish and reinforce relationships among HIV clinicians with specialists/subspecialists including Nephrologists/Dialysis Centers and Oncologists/Cancer Treatment Centers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Apply critical thinking skills in utilizing the case management standards of care to coordinate the care for assigned patients
· Develop care plans for individual patients and implement interventions
· Identify resources, advocate and provide guidance/referrals for patients
· Provide patient education and resources
· Monitor patients’ progress and perform required follow up
· Collect and document individual patient data in electronic medical records and other designated systems; assess and report on aggregate data to various audiences
· Establish linkages with area specialists and centers of care to promote improved coordination and patient outcomes
· Provide education and resources regarding Ryan White services to other providers
· Provide information regarding dialysis and specialty care to Ryan White providers
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
· Master of Social Work or related discipline is required
· Minimum of four years’ experience in HIV and/or Nephrology/dialysis.
This position does not supervise staff
This position may require local travel as well as limited in-state and out of state travel.
SALARY RANGE & BENEFITS
· Annual salary range based on assigned program areas and related degree/licensure requirements.
· Benefits include paid time off, agency recognized holidays, medical, vision, dental, disability and life insurance after 90 days, subject to agency and insurance eligibility criteria.
SCHEDULE & WORKING CONDITIONS
This position is full time, predominantly during business hours Monday through Friday and may require some evening and weekend hours. The position is based in Detroit. Work is generally performed within the office environment and includes significant in person, phone and email contact with staff, patients/clients, funders and the general public. This position reports to the Director of Program Services.
HELP/CHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values a diverse workforce. HELP/CHC does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, physical or mental disability and any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Applicants who identify as LGBTQ+ and those who represent minority and/or underserved communities are strongly encouraged to apply.