REFUGEE MEDICAL CASE MANAGER
Job Requisition # 17-0140
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Location: Riverside Health Center
All people share a powerful need for the basic necessities of a good life and a place that understands that good health starts with a caring touch and a kind word. For over 45 years, the Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB) has provided access to high quality health care regardless of financial status or life circumstance. We strive to improve the health of all within the communities we serve in an environment that conveys respect, offers support, and encourages people to be actively involved in their own health care.
CHCB is an innovative Federally Qualified Health Center with eight sites throughout Chittenden Country and southern Grand Isle County. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and offer excellent benefits!
Community Health Centers of Burlington is a seeking a part-time Refugee Medical Case Manager (32 hrs/week). This position provides case management with an emphasis on assisting medically complex patients who have arrived in Vermont within the last two years as a refugee to navigate through the health care system. Medically complex patients may require assistance connecting to medical, developmental, psychiatric and/or dental services as well as help with benefits and resources.
BSW degree, MSW preferred
3 years of social service experience
Skills & Abilities:
Good organizational and problem solving skills.
Ability to work independently and seek supervision when needed or appropriate.
Strong verbal and written skills