Case Manager, Health Link Program

Full Time

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and support they need to thrive.  We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in:  Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth.  CAMBA serves a diverse cross-section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.

CAMBA’s Health Home Program is an innovative new model of care management focused on improving the health outcomes for individuals with severe mental illness & other complex chronic illnesses through coordinated networks of medical, psychiatric, behavioral health, social service & housing providers. Staff will use cutting-edge health information technology & a unified plan of care to ensure all clients connect to & maintain primary medical care, prevent hospital stays, &/or reduce the length of hospitalizations.

Position: Case Manager

Reports To: Supervisor

Location: 2244 Church Avenue, Brooklyn New York 11226 or 241 37th Street Brooklyn, New York 11232

What Case Manager Does:

Aid individuals requiring social service assistance (entitlements, housing etc.)Connect clients to medical and behavioral health providers. Formulate service plans and goals, and aid clients to implement service plans. Create and maintain client files. Work with clients to break through barriers to client goals. Monitor client’s progress towards their service plan goals via regularly scheduled telephone contact and/or face to face home/ community and office visits. Document service plan outcomes and detailed progress notes. Evaluate actual living conditions of clients through home visits. Escort clients to appointments (educational, medical, social services. hospital visits )Manage a caseload of approximately  50 clients. Document progress notes, service plans and assessments in different databases. Submit all the required documentation within 24 hrs. from the service provision. Conduct regular case conferences with clients and their providers

Minimum Education Requirments

Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.W) and two years of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements.

Other Requirments:

Preferred –Bilingual English with any of the following languages: Spanish, Russian, Haitian-Creole.