AIDS Healthcare Foundation

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Case Manager-Navigator

Case Manager-Navigator

Req No 
2017-6972
Job Locations 
US-CA-Oakland
Category 
WORLD
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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WHO WE ARE

AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!

 

Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?

 

If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you!

 

Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

  

AHF’s core values are to be:

 

• Patient-Centered

• Value Employees

• Respect for Diversity

• Nimble

• Fight for What’s Right

 

 

STILL INTERESTED? Please continue!

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SUCCESS!

Requirements:

At least 2 years of Case Management and or Benefits Navigator trained to assist clients to secure benefits such as Medi-Cal, Family PAC, and PrEP.

 

 Case Management Duties:

  • Link clients to WORLD’s network of human, medical, entitlement, and social service provider partners, as needed.
  • Provide a WORLD-hosted opioid abuse support group for HIV+ women of color at high risk for opioid dependency
  • Offer direct linkage to harm reduction based chemical dependency programming
  • Approach clients via WORLD’s trauma-informed and gender-responsive theoretical frame in assisting clients in determining an Individual Service Plan (ISP) for reducing their risk and/or usage of opioids with the ultimate goal of abstinence from all opioids in client’s pain management
  • Engage with clients using Motivational Interviewing techniques and culturally appropriate approach to the prevention education intervention

 

Navigator duties:

 

  • Work closely with WORLD clinic-based Peer Advocates to ensure on-site advocacy, support, information, and referrals.
  • Interview applicants and clients regarding their current financial and/or health insurance status to assess what public assistance options are applicable to fulfill a PrEP prescription.
  • Assist clients with completing applications processes (paperwork, phone calls, linkage to providers, etc.) for insurance enrollment, co-pay programs, and benefits programs concerning coverage and payment.
  • Review all eligibility, insurance, and benefits paperwork for clarity and completion
  • Navigate funding resources for clients dealing with substance addiction, mental illness, domestic violence, chronic physical condition, and access HIV care
  • Provide Early Intervention Services to avoid HIV related health complications
  • Provide direct client advocacy and referrals needed to facilitate more rapid appointment

We at AIDS Healthcare Foundation believe that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status or disability.  The right of equal employment opportunity extends to recruiting, hiring selection, transfer, promotion, training and all other conditions of employment.