Choosing a career in community healthcare is highly rewarding and very attractive for the right medical professionals. Are you one of them? Come join a dedicated, caring team. LifeLong Medical Care is looking for a Ryan White-funded HIV CASE MANAGER to join our staff at Ashby Health Center in Berkeley. This is a salaried position with the opportunity to work 4 to 5 days a week (32 – 40 hours). The ideal candidate is caring and compassionate with experience in, or an understanding and commitment to, providing services to people of all gender identities and sexual practices, and with histories of mental illness and incarceration.
The HIV Case Manager will provide comprehensive individualized social services to people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in Alameda County. It is the responsibility of the HIV Case Manager to provide a wide spectrum of services as a part of a primary care team; help to improve the health and well-being of our primary care patients and promote team functioning; ; provide interventions which may include crisis intervention, brief behavioral interventions, psychosocial assessments, collaboration with outside service providers, and appropriate internal/external referrals. A successful candidate will work collaboratively with a core team comprised of one physician, 2 medical assistants / health coaches, a behavioral health CHW and an RN, as well as other relevant clinic staff managing over 100 PLWHA.
LifeLong Medical Care is a large, multi-site, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with a rich history of providing innovative healthcare and social services to a wonderfully diverse patient community. Our patient-centered health home is a dynamic place to work, practice, and grow. We have 16 primary care health centers and deliver integrated services including psychosocial, referrals, chronic disease management, health education, home visits, and much, much more. LifeLong Medical Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision (including dependent and domestic partner coverage), generous leave benefits including nine paid holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts, 403(b) retirement savings plan.
Position Responsibilities to include but not limited to:
Successful Case Managers must demonstrate: