Case Manager-Med Care Partners CHA

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022
Assistant/Support

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
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      This position offers the opportunity to serve your community while making a positive difference in someone else’s life!
       

      Responsible for enrollment of enrollees/participants into the program. Assesses the emotional, social and environmental  needs of participants. As indicated, provides casework services including information and referral, psychosocial support and advocacy. Works in collaboration with health care, mental health, social service providers and the participant in order   to optimize the enrollee/participant's health and his/her ability to participate in the Program. Assists with administrative monitoring of the program including the preparation of statistical and other reports related to activity.

      Schedule : M-Th 8-4:30, Fri 8-12

  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent, relevant experience in a healthcare environment.
    • License/Certifications: May be required to travel off-site. Will need valid Maine driver's license and reliable vehicle.
    • Experience: Approximately two years on the job experience in a community health setting in order to consolidate and demonstrate knowledge of community resources and skills in assisting people to make decisions about their health and health care. Ability to ensure that a wide variety of other disciplines or community resources work cooperatively in order to maximize the health and well being of the enrollee/participant.
    • A relatively high level of analytical skills and demonstration of good judgment in assessing and planning for the needs of enrollees/participants.
    • Comfort and competency developing and presenting information to groups of health care and service providers is desirable.
    • Ability to operate software systems that support program activities, working with a database and extracting statistical reports.
    • Strong customer service, teamwork, resource knowledge and advocacy skills are essential.
Additional Information 

MaineHealth was ranked one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.”  MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.

 

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 700-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.