Bilingual Care Coordinator
(Bilingual) (Spanish Speaking)
Up to $2000 Sign on bonus*
The Bilingual Care Coordinator applies the essential activities of case management which include assessment, planning, coordination, monitoring and evaluation with the core components (Comprehensive Case Management, Care Coordination & Health Promotion, Comprehensive Transitional Care, Patient & Family Support and Referral to Community & Social/Support Services). The Bilingual Care Coordinator will be responsible for the following outcomes: Reduce utilization associated with avoidable and preventable inpatient stays, reduce utilization associated with avoidable emergency room visits, improve outcomes for persons with mental health illness and/or substance use disorders; and improve disease-related care for chronic conditions.
Qualified Candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in health, human or education services and one year of qualifying* experience or Associate’s degree in health, human or education services and two (2) years of qualifying* experience. Qualifying* experience equals professional case management or care coordination experience with the following populations: persons with a chronic illness, and/or persons with a history of mental illness, homelessness, or chemical dependence Candidate must have a valid NYS Driver’s License and an insured, dependable car. Candidate must be fluent in reading, writing and speaking both English and Spanish.
Job Type: Full-time
Required education: Bachelor’s (plus 1 year experience); Associates (plus 2 years experience)
Required experience: Care Coordination/Case Management; Working with clients experiencing chronic illness, homelessness, mental illness and/or chemical dependence
Additional requirements: Must be fluent in reading, writing and speaking both English and Spanish; Must have dependable, insured vehicle and NYS Driver’s License