Ryan White Patient Navigator (Case Manager)
SUMMARY OF POSITION: The Patient Navigator (Case Manager) provides field-based case management services to patients enrolled in the Ryan White program. This person is the main point of contact for patients. The Patient Navigator builds strong relationships with HIV-positive patients in order to help patients stay engaged in medical care and adhere to their medications. Patient Navigators are committed to removing the patient’s barriers to care by identifying critical resources for patients, helping them navigate through health care services and systems, and promoting patient health. They work closely with the Care Team, which may include doctors, nurses, nurse case managers, and other clinical staff to support positive patient health outcomes.
WORK EXPERIENCE: Minimum of two (2) years case management experience required. Experience in primary care or public health highly desirable. Knowledge of specific disease and lifestyle related topics such as HIV/AIDS and Hep C preferred.
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE: Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Human Services, Psychology, Public Health, or a related field.
ADDITIONAL SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE: Bilingual preferred.
HIRING RANGE: DOE
NUMBER OF POSITIONS: 1
LOCATION: Anchorage, AK
LAST UPDATED ON: May 11, 2021