Human Services Specialist II
Job Description Human Services Specialist II Internal Title: Assistant Case Manager - Benefits Coordinator To conduct and coordinate benefits assessments, applications, and recertifications for medical case management patients/clients of the Ryan White Program of the Department of Internal Medicine. To link HIV/AIDS patients with health care and other services, e.g. Medicaid, Medicare, SSDI, SSI and the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP), to ensure timely and coordinated access to care and continuity of care. To deliver and coordinate services in compliance with Ryan White grant requirements, using database and electronic health records in order to maintain accurate records, reports and charts in a timely manner. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in social work, sociology, psychology, public health, or other related field. Preferred Qualifications Prefer knowledge of HIV treatment and prevention, case management practices, and medical service delivery. Prefer knowledge of medical and social services, including benefits eligibility processes and information management or database systems. Prefer knowledge and skill in communicating with clients with varied educational, cultural, and language backgrounds.