MCW: SARGEANT HEALTH CENTER Social Worker I BSW in MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Provide assessment, medical case management, and community referrals to referred HIV positive patients and coordinates linkage to outpatient care based on insurance and medical need. ESSENTIAL DUTIES 1.Responsible for intensive medical case management of referred HIV positive patients. Complete intake, assessments and develop appropriate service plans, care coordination, education and prevention. 2.Provide clinical services to individuals seen in the Froedtert HIV clinic, as well as Froedtert inpatient setting, with a diverse range of social and medically complex needs. 3.Assumes responsibility on intake and required HIV screenings 4.Triage of emergent situations in clinic, and by phone, and the ability to negotiate healthcare and social service systems. 5.Demonstrates proficiency in the use of the electronic medical record (EMR). 6.Ability to effectively and efficiently negotiate healthcare and social services in addition to providing care coordination for high acuity, complex patients. 7.Collaborates with inpatient and outpatient staff, community partners, medical case management staff and for the purpose of supporting patient's medical case management needs. OTHER DUTIES Perform other duties as assigned. EEO/AA - Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability The Medical College of Wisconsin is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or sexual orientation. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: 3 years experience working with complex patient populations, preferably in a medical setting. Experience with working with HIV patient populations preferred. Familiarity with standard intake and HIV case mangement practices. Familiarity with appropriate state and federal laws, licensing rules and regulations regarding social work. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and attentiveness to detail required. Flexibility to meet the dynamic needs of our patient clientele and clinic providers. PHYSICAL DEMANDS Manual Dexterity: Work requires moderate speed and accuracy. Physical Effort: Work requires considerable variety of active physical exertion with some standing or walking. Working Conditions: Some exposure to definitely disagreeable features. Hazards: Little or no exposure to hazards. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/07BCE2869A9A46C9 Qualified females, minorities, and special disabled veterans and other veterans are encouraged to apply.