Vista Community Clinic

  • Case Worker - HIV

    Req No.
    2018-1966
    Location
    US-CA-Vista
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    Health Promotion Center
    Schedule
    Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Overview

    Vista Community Clinic is a private, non-profit medical, dental, optometry, chiropracty, behavioral and social services center providing care in a comprehensive, high quality setting. We provide the highest quality services in seven clinics located in San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties. We work to advance community health and hope by providing access to premier health services and education for those who need it most.  We are looking for dedicated, motivated, enthusiastic team players who want to serve our population.  

     

    If you are selected for this position, you will make a difference in the lives of others. Every day, you will make an impact on your community.

     

    We have a very competitive compensation and benefits program which includes health, dental, vision, company-paid life, AD&D & disability insurance, flexible spending accounts and a 403(B) plan, for eligible employees.

     

    VCC is an equal opportunity employer.

     

    Responsibilities

    Under the supervision of the Program Supervisor and Program Manager the HIV Medical Case Worker is responsible for:

    • Enroll clients into the case management program
    • Work with HIV clients to enroll into a case management program

    • Assess, monitor, and document progress of clients on an ongoing basis

    • Monitor participant utilization of care with VCC and other agencies
    • Document client visits, and medical assessment information in clients medical chart
    • Participate in case conference meetings with interdisciplinary team
    • Complete all monthly reports
    • Coordinate medical appointments between clients and staff

    Qualifications

    Position Requirements

    • Knowledge of HIV/AIDS related social and emotional issues, demonstrated competency in working with culturally diverse, low income or no income clients, and LGBTQ communities
    • Familiarity with local HIV/AIDS and non-HIV specific resources
    • Familiarity with health and social service needs of target populations served
    • Ability to appropriately interact and collaborate with clients and health professionals in a variety of settings
    • Effective written/verbal communication skills
    • Ability to work independently and with a team
    • Effective problem solving and organizational skills
    • Ability to respond appropriately in crisis situations
    • Ability to complete documentation required by this contract

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Associates degree in Social Work or related field and a minimum of two years experience working in the field of HIV/AIDS, or related field.
    • Valid California driver’s license, current auto insurance, and reliable transportation
    • Availability and willingness to work evening and weekend hours, as required
    • Bilingual English/Spanish

     

     

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