Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Internal Number: 108038-en_US
We are seeking a Case Manager who will provide case management to clients with multiple medical and psychosocial needs, clients across the HIV continuum of care, coordinate psychosocial support services with community-based social services agencies and on-site substance abuse case managers, complete all paperwork in accord with current policies, act as an advocate for the clients with community based organizations and public services to reduce barriers and enhance access to care, act as liaison with medical providers and Bartlett Clinic Social Workers as needed, participate in relevant training, clinical supervision, conferences and meetings, maintain operative knowledge of existing resources for individuals with HIV/AIDS, and complete other duties as assigned.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
- Perform psychosocial intake assessments and develop care plans.
- Assist patients in improving their adherence to HIV care and other medical illnesses.
- Assess and refer patients for mental health or substance abuse programs.
- Assist patients in applying for health insurance and prescription programs such as ACA, MADAP, Medicare, Medical Assistance, Social Security Extra Help, QMB, SPDAP.
- Refer patients to Department of Social Services for programs such as Food Stamps, TDAP, TCA, Eviction Prevention, and Energy Assistance.
- Provide education on the disability programs provided by the Social Security Administration such as SSI and SSDI.
- Refer patients to community resources programs for housing/shelters, food services, and employment.
- Submit Ryan White voucher requests for rent/utility assistance, and DME. Assess patients for medication purchase and co-payment vouchers.
- Arrange patients' transportation services that include cabs, tokens, and referrals to Moveable Feast transportation program. Assist patients to enroll in transportation programs offered by the MTA and Medical Assistance.
- Facilitate Ryan White and other assigned committee meetings.
- Performs other duties as assigned or required.
- Bachelor's Degree in social work, psychology or related field.
- One year of related human service experience, preferably in case management.
- Master's Degree in Social Work/LMSW preferred.
- Three years of case management experience in a healthcare or public welfare setting with knowledge of HIV, substance abuse, and psychiatric illness preferred.
- Bi-lingual English/Spanish preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
- Demonstrate general knowledge of HIV disease, treatment, and resources.
- Knowledge specific to public entitlement programs related to health care.
- Able to work with culturally diverse patient, staff and community populations.
- Strong organizational skills with attention to detail and follow through.
Classified Title: Case Manager
Working Title: CO Case Manager
Starting Salary Range: $40,100-$55,140-$70,180 Annually (Commensurate with experience)
Employee group: Full Time
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Exempt Status: Exempt
Location: School of Medicine Campus
Department name: SOM DOM ID Bartlett Clinic
Personnel area: School of Medicine
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