Case Manager - Yakima, WA

Employer: Lincoln Avenue Medical-Dental Center

Job Description:
Applicants for all positions will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID 19 during the hiring process. Valid medical or religious exemptions will be considered, but serial COVID testing will be required to maintain employment.

Assists YVFWC clients in obtaining the social and health services they need in an integrated and coordinated manner.

What we are looking for:

• A compassionate, caring, person who understands social determinants of health and has the desire to work with maternal clients throughout the pregnancy cycle and with pediatric clients.
• A Case Manager who is passionate about community health.
• A clear communicator who is able to build strong relationships with clients, clinic staff, and work within a team.

What you will do:

• Work in collaboration within a First Steps care team including nurses, social workers, case managers, and dietitians.
• Provide resources and referrals to aide YVFWC clients in obtaining needed social and health services in an integrated and coordinated manner.
• Document the care provided and collaborate with the care team during case reviews.
• Build relationships, trust with clients, and see the results of the direct positive impact you have made in their lives.

Qualifications:

• Education: Bachelor's Degree in a social service field such as Social Work, Behavioral Sciences, Psychology or Child Development.
• Experience: Two years of experience working in community social services, public health services, crisis intervention, outreach or linkage programs.
• Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Current Washington driver's license and proof of automobile liability insurance coverage.
• Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Basic bilingual proficiency in verbal and written communication . Must have demonstrated ability to communicate at level 10 on the ALTA language proficiency scale in order to receive bilingual differential. Effective verbal, written and listening communication skills. Strong customer relations skills including the ability to manage stressful situations. Knowledge of medical terminology required. Knowledge of cultural differences and impact on appropriate care provided to patients. Knowledge of local social and health services. Knowledge of how to access local community agencies and resources. Ability to develop effective working relationships with social service providers and partners. Ability to effectively interact with a variety of clients and employees in a professional manner. Basic proficiency with a variety of computer programs including, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.

About YVFWC

We serve more than 181,000 patients across 25 medical clinics, 14 dental clinics, 10 pharmacies, and 64 program sites in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC's patient-centered model of care offers patients the full spectrum of care and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.

Working at YVFWC

Working in our organization means being the passionate champion for those who have no voice. It means having the opportunity to work with underserved populations and with peers committed to the same work.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

• We will consistently trust one another to work for the common good.
• We will foster integrity by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
• We will demonstrate transparency by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
• We will create partnerships to strengthen ourselves and our community.
• We will fight for just treatment for all individuals.
• We will let joy in.
• We have the courage to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.


Apply Here: https://www.click2apply.net/KMAEnktEMA1YfzXnFLzno


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Location: Yakima, WA 98901 US
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Base Pay: Hourly Wage

Posted on September 01, 2021

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