Full-Time Care Manager I- Health Home
***Please apply through our website at www.apicha.org only applicants who apply through our website will be considered for the role***
Our mission at Apicha Community Health Center is to improve the health of our community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventive health services, mental health, and supportive services. We are committed to excellence and to providing culturally competent services that enhance the quality of life. We advocate for and provide a welcoming environment for underserved and vulnerable people, especially Asians and Pacific Islanders, the LGBT Community and individuals living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.
We are currently seeking a Care Manager I to work at our 400 Broadway location.
Position Summary: The Care Manager will provide direct care management services to clients living with chronic diseases such as HIV/AIDS, substance use, mental illness, etc. This individual will be responsible for providing core services of Health Home care management for all clients that are assigned. They will perform an in-depth screening for functional scale eligibility, assessment, and reassessment of client needs that will include mental health, substance use, medical, financial, housing and other forms of support services.
Qualified applicant will have a bachelor’s degree in nursing, social science, psychology, social work, health or LPN with 1 year of relevant experience or AA/AS in health or human services field with 3 years of relevant work experience maybe considered equivalent of 1 year of bachelor’s degree. Bachelor’s degree in non-related field with 5 years of post-bachelor’s relevant work experience maybe considered. Experience in working with one of the following communities is required: chronic disease including HIV/AIDS; Substance user; Mentally ill; and Lesbian, Gay and Transgender (LGT); Fluency in French, Spanish or Asian language preferred; Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; Ability to take public transportation is required; Ability to work flexible hours including some evenings and weekends.